Whittier Personal Injury & Torts Attorney

Legal Information for Personal Injury & Torts Process

Have you been injured in an accident? If your injuries were caused by another person's negligence, you may be able to file a claim for compensation. The courts in Los Angeles County recognize the right of individuals to receive damages when their injuries were the result of a preventable accident, and a Whittier Personal Injury & Torts Attorney can review your case to see if you should move forward. Come to the Law Offices of Tomas D. Requejo for a consultation about your case and to find out what your claim might be worth. Be sure not to sign any waivers and don't accept a settlement for your injuries until you have spoken to me, because you could be giving up your right to take legal action.

Types of Personal Injury Cases

Car Accidents While some car accidents are the inevitable result of weather or bad road conditions, the vast majority are the result of some form of negligent driving conduct. Establishing liability for a collision makes it possible to pursue a settlement. You should receive compensation you can get the necessary medical care you need to restore your health , address loss of income and all other damages. Read more about car accidents...

Medical Malpractice Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals are bound by an obligation to perform at the highest standards of their profession. Negligence, carelessness and incompetence cannot be tolerated in medical practice, because the patient's health is on the line, and mistakes can be fatal. The success of your claim may depend on getting started now, while the evidence is still available. Read more about medical malpractice...

Premises Liability If you were injured in private, government or commercial property, you may have valid grounds for a lawsuit. According to the principle of premises liability, the owner of a property where you are injured can be held accountable if you can demonstrate that hazardous conditions that should have been maintained or repaired caused or contributed to your accident. Read more about premises liability...

Workers Compensation If you have been injured on the job, you are probably eligible to receive workers compensation benefits. Unfortunately, a large number of claims like yours are denied, or they take far too long to move through the system. Even an approved case may be paid far less than it is worth. By working with an attorney from the beginning of the claim, you can greatly increase your chances of getting the amount you deserve. Read more about workers compensation...

Contact a Whittier Personal Injury attorney to evaluate your accident or claim today.