Understanding Negligence and Personal Injury Law:
The justice system is composed of various legal specialty fields. Personal injury law can be a challenge to understand and it is important to find one of the many personal injury lawyers specializing in this field. A personal injury attorney will help you to better understand your rights and what to expect if you've been injured.
Personal Injury law covers a number of different areas, including product liability, auto accidents, brain injury, medical negligence, food poisoning, canine bites, and slip and falls. When a personal injury lawyer represents a client in a personal injury lawsuit, the burden of proving negligence is the fundamental objective to achieving a successful verdict for the client.
If the cause of an accident is found the be the fault of an individual(s), business, or entity, negligence is generally alleged. If that person or business failed to act in a reasonable manner to prevent an injury, then the entity must assume responsibility for the accident.
Whether it was directly or indirectly caused can be a significant factor in determining damages. For example, was a needed repair that led to an accident known about and overlooked for months, or was it discovered at the time of the accident?
If you are not familiar with personal injury litigation, proving negligence can be a difficult undertaking. If you are seeking to hold a negligent person accountable for your injury, it is important to have a competent personal injury lawyer on your side.
Frank Fernandez is known for his dedication to his clients and their causes that has earned him a reputation of meeting or exceeding their expectations in many different types of personal injury cases over the years.
Mr. Fernandez has appeared on behalf of his clients in Federal and State courts throughout the State of Florida. He is proud to have developed his practice primarily through the referrals of former clients and professional colleagues.
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When a person becomes a victim of personal injury, they often feel either physical and/or psychological pain. Action can be taken to hold the negligent party responsible by seeking compensation for the inflicted injuries.
When seeking accountability, typically an attorney specializing in personal injury will be hired. The attorney representing the client will normally assess the case to determine negligence, and either attempt to get a fair settlement or litigate the case in civil court. Monetary damages sought can include: present and future medical bills, loss of earnings, loss of future earnings, permanent disability, and pain and suffering.
If a personal injury case goes to trial, personal injury lawyers have the know-how and comprehension to organize and argue a case to prove negligence. The amount that can be awarded by a judge or jury will be calculated according to the gravity of the injury. Depending on the type injury, there are certain ways to prove negligence. As an illustration, a drunk driver that gets in an accident with another vehicle will typically require a blood alcohol test to prove negligence.
The attorneys at Fernandez Law Group come with the knowledge and skill in personal injury law needed to assemble a very persuasive case that's effectively designed to prove the defendant is negligent. Our attorneys act in the best interest of the client to secure fair compensation. The legal professionals at Fernandez Law Group understand that personal injury lawsuits require analysis, accumulating proof, interviewing witnesses, and getting the suitable medical witnesses, and settlement negotiations.
Personal injury litigation can be a very difficult and drawn out process making the services and skills provided by your personal injury lawyer very important. A personal injury lawyer can assess your case to find out if it has merit and advise on whether or not settling is the right choice or it would be more advantageous to go to trial. By hiring a personal injury lawyer, you'll have an expert advocating on your behalf to get a winning verdict.
Our team of Florida Personal Injury Attorneys have been fighting for clients' rights since 1992, and there are no fees until you receive compensation. Visit us and let our Personal Injury Attorneys in Tampa help you get the compensation you deserve. Fernandez Law Group - 506 N. Armenia Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33609.
Resources and Information on Personal Injury and our Personal Injury Lawyers:
- Fernandez Law Group Personal Injury Settlements and Results
- General Information about Personal Injury and Compensation
- What to do (and not to do) if you're in an accident involving Personal Injury
- How Important is a Personal Injury Lawyer?
- 5 Reasons Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney
- Myths and Misconceptions about Personal Injury and Personal Injury Law
- Understanding Negligence and Personal Injury Law
- Proving Negligence in Tampa Personal Injury Cases
- How to prepare for your personal injury litigation and deposition questions
- What to Expect in a Personal Injury Trial
- Common types of Personal Injury Claims in Tampa
- Tips for preparing your medical malpractice claim
- Will my personal injury case be settled out of court?
Common Types of Personal Injury Cases and what to expect:
Understanding the Florida Statutes and how they apply in Personal Injury situations:
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Content authored by Frank Fernandez