Motor vehicle versus pedestrian accidents can leave the victim with catastrophic, life-changing injuries. If you or a member of your family sustained injuries in a Greenwood pedestrian accident, you may be able to take legal action and hold the at-fault motorist liable. The personal injury team from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., can review your case for free.
Our attorneys only handle personal injury cases, so we know what it takes to build a strong case and recover a payout. Let us evaluate your case and explain your rights. We can go to work for you right away and take care of your legal case while you focus on getting better. Call (317) 636-7777 today to learn more.
We Can Handle Your Greenwood Pedestrian Accident Case
According to the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, Johnson County is one of the top twenty counties in the state for pedestrian accidents. If you were hit by a car or other motor vehicle in Greenwood, elsewhere in Johnson County, or the greater Indianapolis area, our pedestrian accident lawyers in Greenwood, IN, will review your case for free. We also accept cases from other areas of the state. We understand how serious the injuries can be from this type of accident and can meet with you at home or in the hospital if you are still undergoing treatment.
We also know the financial toll this type of accident can take on a family and their finances. The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that the economic cost of motor vehicle accidents in 2010 topped $240 million. Accordingly, we can pursue compensation for your full scope of related expenses and losses, putting your family back in good financial standing and allowing you to focus on healing.
We can take on cases that include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Back and neck injuries
- Broken bones
- Soft tissue injuries
- Internal injuries
- Child injuries
- Construction site injury
- First responder injuries
- Other types of pedestrian accident injuries
You can discuss your case with a pedestrian accident lawyer in Greenwood, IN, with the Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., team today. Call (317) 636-7777 for your free, no-obligation consultation. We take on these cases on a contingency fee basis, so you will pay nothing out of pocket. We only get paid if we recover the payout you deserve.
Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., Only Takes on Personal Injury Cases
At Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., Randall Sevenish and his team focus only on their practice area: personal injury. It is the only type of law they have practiced for more than three decades. They know how to navigate filing an insurance claim, take legal action on your behalf, and recover the compensation you deserve.
Sometimes accident victims believe they are getting a good deal with a discount law firm, but all too often their attorney is a jack of all trades but master of none. If they are not as familiar with personal injury law as Randall Sevenish and his team, they may not be able to identify and prove your full scope of related damages.
You could walk away with less money, even if your discount lawyer charges a smaller percentage for their attorney’s fees. Call (317) 636-7777 for your free consultation with Sevenish Law Firm, P.C.
Recovering Damages From a Greenwood, IN, Pedestrian Accident
There are generally two ways the pedestrian accident lawyers in Greenwood, IN, from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C. may be able to recover compensation for you after a pedestrian accident:
- Negotiating a settlement following the insurance claims process
- Filing a personal injury lawsuit and taking your case to trial
We would not recommend trying to file an insurance claim in this type of accident on your own. Because we handle cases like yours every day, we know the types of losses and expenses you likely endured and can collect evidence to document them. This allows us to recover the full scope of your damages and make your family financially whole again.
Some of the types of damages we may be able to recover in a Greenwood pedestrian accident case include:
- Medical treatment and related expenses
- Future medical care related to the accident
- Ongoing care costs
- Past and future lost wages and related losses
- Out-of-pocket expenses related to the accident or your injuries
- Pain and suffering
- Wrongful death damages
Indiana Has a Statute of Limitations That Limits How Long You Have to Take Legal Action
Indiana law (IC43-11 Ch.2) puts a deadline on how long you have to file a personal injury lawsuit following a pedestrian accident in the state. Generally, you have two years to take legal action, although there are many factors that can extend or shorten this deadline. When we discuss your case during your initial consultation, we can explain the deadline that will likely apply in your case.
We can get to work on your case as soon as you reach out to us. Call us as soon as your injuries stabilize or have a loved one call us. The earlier we get started, the sooner we can go to work protecting your rights and gathering evidence to prove your case. We may be able to build a stronger case if we get started right away. Sometimes, evidence disappears in this type of case unless we act quickly to identify and preserve it.
Talk to a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Greenwood, IN, About Your Case Today
If you or a loved one suffered injuries in a pedestrian versus motor vehicle accident in Greenwood or elsewhere in the greater Indianapolis area, the attorneys from Sevenish Law Firm, P.C., are here to help. We only take on pedestrian accidents and other personal injury cases, so we know the steps to navigating them.
Call (317) 636-7777 for your free case evaluation today. You pay us no attorney’s fees unless we recover a payout for you, so you have nothing to lose.