Low Desert Car Accident Attorney
Car accidents occur often in the Low Desert area. When these accidents are caused by the negligence of a third party, there is a remedy. The injured person and the families of those killed can file a lawsuit or claim against the individual responsible to recover lost income, medical expenses and monetary compensation for pain and suffering. To see if you are eligible to file a lawsuit or claim, speak with a local Low Desert car accident attorney who has knowledge of the complexities of car accident claims. Contact the team at Krasney Law.
Negligent use of a vehicle can take many forms. Here are some of the most common:
- Drunk driving
- Excessive speed
- Cell phone use
- Failure to adjust to conditions
- Hazards on roadway
Don’t take chances, call us for a complimentary consultation today!
Low Desert Bicycle Accident Attorney
Cycling is known to be one of the most complete cardiovascular workout you can give your body. Usually, the impact on your joints and body in general are minimal as well (compared to other cardio exercises like running). Cycling is one of the most popular ways to exercise in the world and is very popular in the Low Desert area.
Unfortunately, due to the negligence of some operators of automobiles, cycling can be hazardous. Many drivers simply don’t pay attention to what is on the street ahead of or around them. Automobiles can be very dangerous to a person riding a bicycle considering all of the distractions such as cell-phones, radios, kids yelling in the rear seat that many drivers have to deal with. Although the automobile gives substantial safety to its driver, a bike doesn’t provide safety to its rider. Because of this, serious injuries and death can happen because of an automobile-bicycle accident. That is why it is so important to have an experienced bicycle accident attorney on your side.
If you have been hurt by a motor vehicle while riding your bicycle in the Low Desert area, contact the team at Krasney Law for a free consultation.
Low Desert Brain Injury Attorney
In auto accidents when the person’s head strikes something with great force, a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) often happens . The human brain is very complex and very delicate, even if the head hits the headrest or steering wheel damage may occur. Another important factor is that the brain has very limited power to heal under most circumstances.
Often, a traumatic brain injury is not found by the doctor because the patient fails to tell the physician about symptoms such loss of short term memory and personality change. Other times the symptoms of a brain injury may not appear right away.
If you suspect that you or a family member may be experiencing a brain injury because of an accident, even one that occurred a while ago, it is important that you contact a doctor quickly and retain the legal consul of an knowledgeable brain injury attorney in the Low Desert area.
Low Desert Burn Injury Attorney
Burn injuries are not only painful, they can cause physical scarring, emotional distress, and many long-term medical conditions. If you’ve suffered a burn injury because of someone else’s negligence, our group of knowledgeable burn injury attorneys in the Low Desert area can assist you in getting the compensation for your injuries that you may be entitled to by law.
Burn injuries resulting from exposure to chemicals, electrical current, or an open flame often cause complications requiring extensive and expensive medical treatment, including:
- Adult respiratory distress syndrome
- Cosmetic deformity
- and even death
The team at Krasney Law will investigate your claim to help determine the parties responsible for your burn injuries and assist you in getting get the compensation you deserve. contact us today for a free consultation.
Low Desert Dog Bite Injury Attorney
Dog bites should not be taken lightly. Even a bite by a small dog can be serious. Left untreated, it can cause permanent muscle damage and deep tissue scars. Depending on the severity of the dog bite, it may need major re-constructive surgery. We love dogs but we don’t love irresponsible dog owners. Many cities, including Low Desert, have rules in place to help help prevent dog bite injuries.
Children and adults alike are subject to not only the physic effect of the dog bite, but also suffer the ongoing psychological trauma and emotional issues, especially if the visible scars from the dog bite are to the face, hands or lower arms. Parents who see the attack on their children can, in certain cases, make their own case and receive monetary compensation for their own personal emotional distress.
If you or a family member is bitten by a dog, of any size, call the team at Krasney Law today and speak to a dog bite injury attorney.
Low Desert Fracture Attorney
People often think that a limb fracture is no big deal. Get it fixed, go home and let it heal. There are many types of bone injuries and each has to be treated correctly.
Compound fractures because of an automobile crash or a knee joint break that occurs when a pedestrian is struck by a automobile in a crosswalk is a serious fracture that can have long-term issues. The crushing bone injury to the ankle and leg that a motorcyclist’s receives when he or she is sideswiped by a car in a motorcycle accident can lead to permanent disability. Even a broken wrist, finger or arm for a senior citizen after a fall in a nursing home can be complicated as healing takes more time than it does for a younger person.
The cost of medical care for serious breaks over the long term can be far more than expected. If you agree to an early settlement offer from the insurance company, you may have unpaid medical bills and no opportunity for full repayment of your losses and bills. Call the team at Krasney Law for your complimentary consultation as soon as possible.
Low Desert Medical Malpractice Attorney
If you’ve been injured under a doctor’s care or if a family member has died because of a medical doctor’s actions or because of their inaction, you may have reason to file a lawsuit against the health care provider.
Medical malpractice happens when a health care provider such as a doctor, nurse or medical care center is negligent and deviates from the standards of what is accepted as good medical practice. If that occurs and you are injured as a result, you may have grounds for a medical malpractice case.
In determining if the health care professional followed the standards of accepted medical practice, also known as the standard of care, the judge or jury hearing your case will look at the generally accepted method of treating people in your area with similar medical problems. At trial, it must proven that the health care provider’s act or omission was a mistake, but also that this mistake hurt you.
If you live in the Low Desert area and think you are a victim of medical malpractice, contact the team at Krasney Law today.
Low Desert Motorcycle Accident Attorney
Motorcycle riders, and the injuries they receive caused by an accident, are unique for many different reasons. Due to a lack of protection between riders, the road, and other vehicles, motorcyclists often suffer very serious injuries during accidents. What might be a simple “fender bender” to someone in a full size automobile, can result in serious injuries to a motorcycle rider.
Motorcycles are vulnerable to a unique set of risks on the road, meaning even the most knowledgeable riders can crash. Motorcycle accidents can occur because of several factors, such as:
- Construction zones
- Road hazards
- Distracted drivers
- Motorists failing to yield the right of way
- Vehicle drivers changing lanes without yielding
If you’ve been hurt in a motorcycle accident, call the professionals at Krasney Law today!
Low Desert Neck and Back Injury Attorney
The jarring forces of an auto accident can wreak havoc on the intricate, criss-crossing structures of the back and neck. Even though the neck and back can absorb a lot of punishment, the forces resulting from a wreck can cause damage to many of those interconnected structures.
At Krasney Law, we realize how painful and disabling a neck or back injury can be. We know that a “minor” back injury often gets worse before it gets better.
From permanent injuries to soft tissue injuries, these are some of the more common neck and back injuries associated with an accident:
- Fractured vertebrae
- Herniated disk (ruptured disk)
- Lower back sprains and strains
- Pinched nerves or chronic pain
- Whiplash (cervical strain/sprain)
- Spinal cord injury/paralysis
For all of your neck and back injury questions, contact the team at Krasney Law.
Low Desert Pedestrian Accident Attorney
When a vehicle hits a pedestrian, the injuries can be very severe. Severe spinal, head, neck,paralysis, broken bones, or loss of a limb may all happen to pedestrians when they are struck by vehicles.
Many times, the driver of the vehicle, or their insurance company, will try to shift the blame for the accident onto the pedestrian. Police often claim that the pedestrian was not inside the crosswalk when they arrive at the scene, as the pedestrian has fallen outside the crosswalk area. Insurance adjusters will many times affix the blame on the pedestrian, saying that the pedestrian should have noticed the car coming and got out of the way. Often it is harder to get an insurance company to pay for the injury to a pedestrian than it is to pay for the injury to a person inside a vehicle.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident in the Low Desert area, call the Krasney Law team for a free consultation.
Low Desert Slip and Fall Attorney
In the case of a slip or fall incident, the law doesn’t hold businesses responsible for the accident unless the company or its employees failed to meet a legal duty of care.
If you desire to sue for an injury that occurred at a business location, you must show that the business was legally at fault.
Slip and fall injuries may occur in a variety of ways. All business establishments can be sued for slips, falls, and collisions. The owners of a business can be sued because of poor hiring, supervision, or training of employees. Each state has its own rules that determine the standards of care that can apply in any personal injury case involving a business.
Courts know that businesses can’t prevent every slip and fall accident from happening. They require that businesses use the same amount of care as a reasonably prudent person would. This means guarding against foreseeable problems and taking reasonable precautions to prevent accidents. You can recover damages for most types of personal injury only if you can prove that the business failed in these duties.
For a a complimentary slip and fall consultation, call the team at Krasney Law today.
Low Desert Wrongful Death Attorney
A wrongful death claim can result from situations such as a car or airplane crash, exposure to hazardous conditions or substances, criminal behavior, or a supervised activity.
If your spouse, parent or child has been killed and you think that their death was the unnecessary consequence of someone else’s negligence, you should always consult an attorney to investigate the circumstances as soon as possible. The actions of a careless individual or corporation can have serious consequences on your life. We understand that you are grieving but you need to be aware of how important it is that the you give us the opportunity to start investigating as soon as possible. Time is very important in wrongful death cases. Important evidence and other important information needs to be collected and examined as soon as possible.
- Fatal car crashes
- Workplace accidents
- Products liability
- Premises liability
- Dangerous drugs
Time is of the essence in a wrongful death case. Call the group at Krasney Law for a complimentary consultation.