If you are feeling pain, stiffness, or soreness in your neck and back, it is important to consult with an attorney right away. These symptoms are commonly associated with car wrecks and can cause issues for years if untreated. Unfortunately, big insurance companies regularly try to deny or delay claims. To protect your rights, you need to contact an attorney as soon as possible.
18 Wheeler Wrecks
Collisions caused by 18 wheeler trucks can cause catastrophic injuries. Trucking companies will often push truck drivers beyond their limits to make more profits. If you have been the victim of a trucker putting profits over safety, you need an attorney who will stand up for you against trucking companies.
Fully Loaded 18 Wheeler: 80,000 Lb.
Full Boeing 737: 75,000 Lb.
Average Personal Vehicle: 5,000 Lb.
Losing a loved one is always a devastating experience; especially if that loss is needlessly caused by someone else's carelessness or negligence. Unfortunately, big insurance companies often try to take advantage of grieving families by making fast settlement offers. These settlement offers rarely come close to providing the justice a family deserves. The Firouzbakht Law Firm offers families who have lost loved ones an open hand to help them through their tragedy and a firm fist to make sure those at fault are held responsible for what they've done.
Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft maintain $1,000,000 insurance policies for riders and drivers in case of accidents. If you are an Uber/Lyft driver or passenger who has been injured during a trip, contact the Firouzbakht Law Firm to make sure you know your rights.
Whether you have suffered back/spine injuries, burns, chemical burns, hearing or vision loss, head trauma, or torn ligaments, big oil companies will try to claim that they have you best interest in mind. Unfortunately, in reality, this is rarely true. Many big companies will try to push workers past their limits to make more money, but then take advantage of these workers if they are ever injured.
Plant & Refinery Accidents
If you have been injured in a plant or refinery accident, it is important to consult with an attorney right away. The Firouzbakht Law Firm is able to protect workers who have been injured in plant and refinery accidents. To protect your rights, you need to contact an attorney as soon as possible.
Apartment Complex Violence
If you have been injured in a violent attack or robbery at a housing complex, you may have a claim against the complex for not providing adequate security. Also, if your complex used their security as a selling point when you moved in, you may have a claim for a deceptive trade practice. Complexes in certain areas have a duty to warn or disclose local crimes. If you have been the victim of a violent crime at an apartment or housing complex, call today.
Property owners have a duty to keep visitors safe. If you were injured on someone's property by a hazard that the owner knew about or should have known about, you may have a claim. Some property owners, such as stores and malls, also have a duty to provide adequate security and lighting. If you were injured in a robbery, contact us today.
The Jones Act is a federal act that allows a “seaman” to recover damages from their employers for on-the-job injuries caused by negligence. If a seaman gets hurt due to the carelessness of his employer or co-workers, he or she has the right to sue for damages, including pain and suffering as well as lost future earning capacity.
Offshore Drilling Injuries
The Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act (LHWCA) covers individuals working on oil rigs and dry land. To pursue a claim under the LHWCA, you must meet strict deadlines for notifying your employer and filing a complaint with the federal government. If you do not act quickly, you may forfeit your right to substantial financial compensation. The Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) extends the benefits of the Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act to employees working on fixed platforms off of the coast of the continental United States.
Contact now if you were injured because of someone else's negligence:
Nursing Home Negligence
Nail Salon Injuries
Defective Medical Devices