If you have been seriously injured in an accident that was caused by someone's negligence, you will want to speak with a personal injury attorney regarding your rights to compensation. Cranston & Edwards, PLLC has decades of experience representing clients seeking monetary damages to cover their injury-related expenses and losses. Our firm has provided effective advocacy in cases involving large companies and major insurance carriers and can help your recover any compensation that you are due. We have also tried state and federal cases and are known for our knowledgeable and aggressive litigation.
We serve clients throughout West Virginia, including North Central West Virginia, such as Morgantown, Westover, Clarksburg, Bridgeport, Shinnston, Kingwood, Terra Alta, Fairmont, Mannington, Pleasant Valley, Grafton, Elkins, Buckhannon, and Weston.
Catastrophic accidents can result in serious injuries that will require months of medical care and treatment, including traumatic brain injury, burn injuries, spinal cord injuries, back injuries, neck injuries and broken bones. The pain and suffering caused by severe injuries can be extensive, and is often compounded by the stress of mounting medical bills and expenses. Harm that is placed in this category is also likely to never fully be recovered from and the victims can be dealing with the ramifications long term. This only adds to the important of pursuing compensation. In situations where an accident was caused by another individual's careless acts, a claim can often be filed for monetary damages to cover your medical costs and lost wages.
When seeking personal injury compensation, you will need a skilled Morgantown injury lawyer who can fight for your rights to compensation. Our firm knows that your future security can depend on the type of settlement that you receive, and will work non-stop to achieve the results you are looking for. We also represent families who have lost a loved one in wrongful death cases, and can be depended on for dedicated representation. Not only have these families had to lose someone they care about deeply; to add insult to injury there can be endless medical bills, funeral costs of even the loss of income for the individual that whose life was taken.
In any personal injury case one of the main components will be finding who was responsible for the incident occurring. It is likely that there was a negligent party that it can be traced back to and if you are able to prove this to the court or insurance company, they can choose to award in your favor. There are many different avenues within this area of the law and each one can have a different person or multiple people that are responsible. The court will need to see that the individual in question failed to exercise reasonable precaution, such as driving drunk or failing to make their property safe.
Our firm can assist you with any type of personal injury claim, including cases involving vehicle accidents, as well as boating accidents, mining accidents and construction accidents. We have handled countless cases during our time in practice and our in depth involvement with all types of scenarios has better equipped us for practically anything that our clients may face. We are a strong advocated for the victims of a pedestrian accident, slip & fall and dog bites; persistently arguing their case whether it is to an insurance company or to the court.
These cases can come with an extreme cost and we review each situation to better determine what the future expenses are likely to be. This can aid us as we move forward in a case and look to earn damages that can begin to right the wrong that was done against a victim. We also provide assistance to clients who have been injured by dangerous drugs, defective products or medical malpractice, as well as nursing home abuse.
Contact our firm today for legal advice regarding your case and how to obtain the highest settlement amount possible.