When you hit the road each day in your vehicle, you have no reason to expect that you may need an Akron vehicle accident attorney. However, there are times when the negligence or carelessness of another person can cause you or a loved one harm. When that happens, you need to know where to turn.
At Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers, you can count on our knowledgeable and experienced team to be by your side. We will work tirelessly to secure the compensation you need for all of your crash-related expenses so you can get back to living your life.
After a vehicle crash with injuries, we know that it can be overwhelming. We know that most crash injuries are minor, but that does not mean it is easy for the victim. Even minor injuries can lead to expenses that a person living paycheck-to-paycheck has a hard time covering. However, we know that there are times when crash injuries are major. It is not uncommon for us to see the following in the aftermath of a crash:
The medical costs for some of those injuries can reach into the hundreds of thousands of dollars. Victims and their families often find that there are other hidden accident costs to contend with as well, including lost income of a victim who cannot work while they recover from their injuries.
For the latest reporting year in Ohio, there were:
There were more crash injuries and fatalities in and around major metropolitan areas like Akron. All too often, we find that the careless or reckless actions of other drivers cause these incidents. This can include drivers who operate while impaired by drugs or alcohol, those who are distracted by their phones or other devices, and those who willfully violate speed limits.
After a crash, it is important to document the scene if possible. Use your phone to take photographs. Always seek medical attention for your injuries, no matter how minor they may seem. Please remember that some injuries do not show signs or symptoms until hours or days after a crash takes place.
The aftermath of any vehicle crash can be confusing, especially when you are dealing with injuries to you or a loved one. However, you do not have to handle this on your own. At Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers, you can count on our dedicated team is by your side the whole way. We want to make sure you are treated fairly by the insurance companies and that you get the compensation you deserve. This can include: