Car accidents can occur in a snap and leave victims with severe, permanent, and life-changing injuries. If you have been injured in a Gwinnett County car accident, you may find yourself overwhelmed with the mounting medical expenses. Those expenses may continue for weeks, months, years, or for the rest of your life, depending on the severity of your injuries.
You may likewise find yourself unable to work or return to work in the same job or ever again, leaving you unable to cover your medical expenses and provide for your family financially. Fortunately, the Gwinnett County car accident lawyers of Banks, Stubbs & McFarland stand ready to help.
Our Gwinnett County car accident lawyers have over 200 years of combined legal experience. We can make sure that you receive the financial compensation you need to recover and deserve from the negligent party liable for your car accident-related losses.
The injuries sustained in a car accident will greatly vary, just like the specific circumstances of each crash. Some are minor and go away with minimal treatment, while others are severe and potentially deadly. They may persist for weeks to months or years, and some victims may never recover completely from their injuries. At Banks, Stubbs & McFarland, our Gwinnett County car accident lawyers commonly handle car accident cases involving these injuries:
If you have suffered injuries in a Gwinnett County car crash, you may qualify for financial recovery for the specific damages you have incurred due to your injuries. Financial compensation for personal injury claims includes economic and non-economic damages, including:
After getting injured in a car crash in Gwinnett County due to another person or entity’s negligent acts, you may be wondering whether you need a car accident lawyer to handle your claim for compensation. When you work with the Gwinnett County car accident lawyers of Banks, Stubbs & McFarland, they will do the following for your case:
Your lawyer will ensure that you understand all the legal options and rights afforded to you under the law and determine whether you have a valid injury claim. They can likewise determine what specific damages you should seek from the at-fault party and how much compensation you will need to cover all your damages.
Your lawyer will identify all liable parties to ensure you recover compensation from all of them. These may include parties aside from the driver that caused the crash. For example, if the driver was working for their employer at the time of the crash, you will be able to file a claim against both of their insurance policies. Other potentially liable parties can include a defective car part manufacturer or a government agency responsible for maintaining the roadway where the crash occurred.
Your lawyer will acquire the evidence required to build your claim, including videos and pictures of the accident scene, police reports, medical reports, surveillance videos, and witness statements, among others.
Your lawyer may work with accident reconstruction specialists and financial, vocational, and medical specialists to develop expert testimony needed to strengthen your claim. Expert testimony from accident reconstruction specialists will contain their findings on what and who caused the crash, while testimony from medical experts will specify the injuries you suffered, your treatments, and your prognosis.
Additionally, testimony from vocational and financial experts will demonstrate how your future income and work opportunities will be negatively affected because of the injuries you sustained in the crash and establish the specific value of these losses.
Your lawyer will know how to negotiate the best possible outcome for your claim and know how to effectively deal with the many tactics and tricks insurers use to try and pay less than what injured claimants are entitled to. Your lawyer will also prepare your case for trial and be ready to fight the insurer in court if they refuse to give you the settlement you deserve.
A serious car crash can wreak havoc on your life in the blink of an eye. When you or a loved one have suffered injuries because of another’s negligence, you deserve to recover all the damages you incurred from the crash. Contact the Banks, Stubbs & McFarland today at 770-887-1209 or online to find out how our Gwinnett County car accident lawyers will fight to secure the financial compensation you need.