Whether on the road or someone else’s property, being involved in an accident is never on a person’s agenda. You instead expect to go about your day without incident. Accidents can and do happen and although some can leave the person with minor injuries, others can be catastrophic and lead a lifetime of medical treatment. After an accident, it is important to contact a Fall River personal injury lawyer to discuss the details of your accident. Our team at Colucci, Colucci & Marcus, P.C. will work to hold negligent parties accountable for their actions and seek compensation on your behalf.
Your life can change in a moment and you may not fully grasp the severity of how much it will be changed at the scene. The most common personal injury cases that we handle are:
This is not an exhaustive list as a slew of incidents can fall under the personal injury umbrella. According to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, there were 72, 581 injury-related hospital stays for the latest reporting year. If you have been injured in an accident, contact the Fall River attorneys at Colucci, Colucci & Marcus, P.C. today.
For some, it can be difficult to decide to file a claim, especially when the injuries are minor. However, even a seemingly small injury can leave you in pain for months and even years. While a few cuts and scratches can go away in time, a head injury can cause a lifetime of struggles. Examples of some of the most common injuries after an accident are:
You may be in shock after an accident and you may not notice an injury right away. The scene of an accident can be hectic. Even if you think you have not been injured it is important to seek medical attention immediately.
When you are involved in an accident, there will be medical bills to follow. Every treatment you obtain will be added to this neverending list. This can be overwhelming as many victims do not know how they will be able to pay for all of this. A Fall River personal injury claim can help ease some of this stress by looking to recover compensation for:
There may be additional damages that can be obtained depending on the details of your case.
In Massachusetts, you have three years from the time of the incident to file a personal injury lawsuit. This statute means you have limited time to file a claim before you lose your chance forever. After you have sought emergency medical attention, your next step will be to contact a Fall River personal injury lawyer. Call Colucci, Colucci & Marcus for a free case review.