Car Accident Lawyers in Ironton
Injured in a Traffic Collision? Contact Burnside Law Today – (888) 724-9319
There are approximately 90 traffic fatalities in the United States each day. A majority of these accidents are caused by reckless and distracted motorists who choose to ignore state and federal traffic laws. Sadly, the survivors of these accidents often sustain debilitating injuries that require expensive medical treatments and ongoing rehabilitation services. It can be incredibly difficult for these victims to afford the costs associated with their respective treatment plans, especially if their injuries prevent them from holding gainful employment. Their only recourse is to take legal action against the negligent driver and pursue compensatory damages.
Contact the Ironton car accident lawyers at Burnside Law if you or a loved one has been injured in a traffic collision in the Tri-State area. Our trial-tested legal team can investigate your case, safeguard your claim, and represent your interests both in and out of court. We can also aggressively negotiate with insurance company representatives on your behalf to maximize your claim and secure a favorable settlement. If you require legal representation, turn to a legal team with the experience and resources to effectively guide you through each step of this challenging and multifaceted legal process.
We provide our services on a contingency fee basis. Call Burnside Law at (888) 724-9319 to explore your options with a qualified legal representative.
Protecting Your Right to Damages After a Collision
There are certain steps you must take after a car accident to protect your claim. Of course, if your injuries prevent you from completing any of these steps, we can utilize the full extent of our firm’s resources to guarantee that your claim is thoroughly protected.
Follow these 12 steps after a car accident:
- Call 911 and request emergency assistance.
- Don’t apologize or admit/imply fault
- Exchange insurance information with the other driver
- Take pictures of your injuries and the accident scene
- Help law enforcement officials complete the accident report
- Write down witness names and phone numbers
- Seek immediate medical treatment, no matter the extent of your injuries
- Request a copy of your medical record
- Don’t accept calls from the defendant’s insurance company
- Keep a record of your financial losses (medical expenses, statements, receipts, etc.)
- Don’t post about the accident on social media
- Reach out to a car accident lawyer in Ironton
Explore Your Legal Options Today
Your legal team needs to prove 3 critical facts to secure a positive case result: the defendant was participating in negligent driving behaviors at the time of the accident; these actions caused or contributed to the collision; you suffered physical injuries and financial losses as a result of the accident. At Burnside Law, we can utilize our firm’s extensive resources to investigate your case and collect evidence that proves the negligent driver should be held accountable for your condition. With our help, you can recover compensation that covers your medical expenses, lost wages, loss of earning capacity, and more. To learn more about our services, please schedule a free consultation with our firm today.
Contact Burnside Law at (888) 724-9319 to schedule a free consultation.
119 North 5th Street, Suite B
Ironton, OH 45638