Accidents involving hand injuries are traumatic, particularly when they are caused by the negligence of another person or entity. A hand injury lawyer will get you the justice you deserve as you recover.
Both mentally and physically, your life is interrupted after an accident as you undergo excessive medical, surgical, and rehabilitative procedures. Even if you expect to recover most of your capabilities in time, you may quickly be overwhelmed by bills at a time when you can’t work. You may become increasingly depressed and angry as you try to cope with your situation and the annoying calls from creditors. Ariel Law Group is here for you.
The short answer is yes. Our hands are incredibly important and allow us to function in our daily lives. In fact, hand injuries can result in permanent damage or disability, stopping you from working or even leading a normal life. If you have experienced an accident that resulted in this type of injury, we recommend hiring a hand injury lawyer.
Hand injuries require medical attention, which places a burden of medical bills on the victim in addition to potential psychological trauma. If you have been the victim of an accident, it is within your rights to sue the parties responsible for your medical bills, lost wages, as well as pain and suffering. Hiring an experienced California hand injury lawyer can’t undo the damage, but it can help you make sure that you get the restitution you deserve as you recover both physically and mentally.
There are a variety of accidents that can potentially lead to a hand injury. Some of the most common are listed below.
If you have any questions regarding your specific hand injury case, please contact us to schedule a free consultation.
When you hire a hand injury lawyer, your lawyer will evaluate your claim to make sure that the negligent party or parties are held accountable and to ensure that you get the compensation you need to recover and get back to your life. This includes costs for medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Damages may even include the cost of therapy and psychological counseling.
Ariel Law Group has handled all kinds of catastrophic injury cases for more than 30 years and is the aggressive firm that you want fighting for you.
If you are involved in an accident that has left you with hand injuries, the compensation you are entitled to will be influenced by many factors, such as the following.
What you are entitled to may not yet be clear to you, but an experienced hand injury lawyer will analyze your case to determine the damages you are entitled to.
For hand injuries and other personal injury cases, California law states that a lawsuit must be filed either within two years of the incident. After these two years have passed, victims can no longer sue, no matter how severe their injuries are, so it’s best to hire a hand injury lawyer as soon as possible. In addition to this, waiting may weaken your case and can potentially reduce your settlement amount.
At Ariel Law Group, our philosophy is about truly helping people. We understand that hand injuries can happen to anyone — to you or a spouse, child, relative, or close friend. It can result in overwhelming medical expenses, rehabilitation therapy, and pain and suffering that may last a lifetime.
While we do not have the power to undo a tragic event, we can help you get the monetary relief you need to carry on.
Playing sports can lead to physical harm, and the risk of injury to the extremities is exceptionally high. Hand and wrist injuries in sports are prevalent among athletes, particularly those who participate in contact sports like football, rugby, or hockey. Injuries can range from minor sprains or bruises to more severe fractures or dislocations. The most common causes of hand injuries include direct trauma, overuse syndromes, and inadequate warmup exercises before a game or practice session. Prompt diagnosis and treatment by a physician is essential for proper healing.
Occupational therapy for hand injuries can provide numerous benefits. Occupational therapy for hand injuries is a form of rehabilitative therapy that focuses on using various activities to improve hand agility and strength. It can also assist enhance fine motor skills, which are necessary for daily activities like writing, typing, and rapidly opening jars and bottles. Occupational therapists have experience in helping individuals who have experienced an injury or illness regain their independence by providing specialized treatment plans tailored to each individual’s needs.
Our attorneys have more than 30 years of experience helping individuals in Los Angeles and throughout California recover monetary compensation for hand injuries. We have won millions of dollars in compensation to help alleviate the staggering physical, emotional, and financial toll that these situations take on our clients.
If you have suffered from a hand injury, schedule an appointment with one of our lawyers to learn more about potential options for legal recourse. Our track record of success indicates we know how to fight for our clients. Our team has a proven 98% success rate and you will not pay any fees until we win your case. Contact us today for a free consultation.