An Algiers personal injury lawyer from the Morris Bart law firm may be able to help you take legal action against the person or company who caused your Orleans Parish personal injuries. If another person acted recklessly or carelessly and this led to your accident and injuries, you may be eligible to seek and secure compensation for your treatment, missed wages, pain and suffering, and other losses.
A member of our personal injury team at our New Orleans office can review your Algiers injury case today for free. Call (504) 613-4771 to discuss your injuries, accident, and legal options with a member of our team now. We can help you understand if you have a case that will merit pursuing compensation.
Let Morris Bart, LLC Help with Your Algiers Injury Case
If you suffered injuries in Algiers or in the greater New Orleans area, you may have a valid personal injury case. We may be able to help you understand how someone else’s carelessness, disregard for your safety, or other negligence caused your injuries, and we can explain your legal options for holding them responsible.
At the Morris Bart law firm, we understand how Louisiana personal injury laws work and what it takes to hold the at-fault individual, group, or company accountable for your financial and intangible losses. We take on many types of personal injury cases in Algiers, including:
- Car accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
- Uber and Lyft rideshare accidents
- Truck and commercial vehicle accidents
- Fatigued driving accidents
- Elderly driver accidents
- Teen driver accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Hit and run accidents
- Uninsured/underinsured motorist accidents
Premises Liability Accidents
- Slip and fall injuries
- Trip and fall injuries
- Falls from a height
- Dog bites and animal attacks
- Drownings and pool accidents
Other Personal Injury Accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Birth injuries
- Workers’ compensation/workplace injury
- Boating and watercraft accidents
- Offshore injuries accident
If you were hurt in an Algiers incident because of someone else’s negligence, you can likely hold them accountable by pursuing an insurance claim or civil personal injury suit. An Algiers personal injury lawyer can build your case, file the necessary paperwork, handle communications about your case, and represent your interests throughout this process.
To learn more, contact the Morris Bart law office serving Algiers, located in New Orleans.
For a free legal consultation with a Personal Injury lawyer serving Algiers, call 800-537-8185
Proving Fault and Liability in an Algiers Personal Injury Case
Proving a personal injury case requires presenting evidence that shows how the defendant’s actions caused your injuries and losses, and the value of the damages you suffered as a result. To prove negligence and liability, we will need to gather evidence that supports four primary factors:
- The defendant had a certain duty to you to prevent injury or harm.
- They failed to uphold their duty.
- Their failure directly caused an accident or incident.
- You suffered injuries and financial losses as a result.
Our team can take steps to secure a settlement in many personal injury cases, often without going to court. This may require us to:
- Identify the liable party
- Investigate your accident and injuries
- Work with experts who can help us prove your case
- Manage all communication with the defendant, insurer, and court
- Protect your right to take legal action
- Meet all applicable deadlines
- Put a fair settlement value on your case
- Negotiate a just settlement or determine that we need to go to trial
It is important to note that, per Louisiana Civil Code § 2323, Louisiana law will allow you to recover compensation even if you are partially at fault in your own accident and injuries, so long as the other party is primarily responsible for what happened. If this occurs in your case, we can help you understand the impacts and mitigate the effect it could have on your financial recovery.
You can discuss your case with someone from the Morris Bart law firm today at (504) 613-4771. We offer complimentary personal injury consultations.
Proving and Recovering Damages After an Algiers Personal Injury
An Algiers personal injury lawyer from the Morris Bart law firm will seek fair compensation in your case based on the injuries, expenses, and other damages you sustained. The recoverable damages could include all expenses and losses we document during our investigation, including both past and future related damages. We may need to rely on help from experts to put a trustworthy figure on likely future costs of treatment and other damages.
Your recoverable damages could include:
- Medical treatment expenses, medications and prescribed devices, and all related support and care
- Missed pay from work and reduced earning capacity
- Property damages
- Pain and suffering
- Other intangible losses
- Wrongful death damages
Under Louisiana Civil Code § 3492, the law generally gives us one year to take legal action against the defendant in your case in an Orleans Parish courtroom. We must meet this deadline, or you could lose your right to recover compensation for your damages. Let us go to work for you as soon as you can to avoid this risk.
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Talk to a Member of Our Personal Injury Team Today
You can speak to a member of the personal injury team from the Morris Bart law firm for free today. We will evaluate your case and help you determine the steps you may be able to take to recover damages and hold the at-fault party responsible for their actions and your injuries.
Call (504) 613-4771 now for a free consultation and discuss your rights with our team. We have handled thousands of personal injury cases all across Louisiana, including Algiers and the greater New Orleans area.
In addition to our New Orleans main office, we also have offices in more than a dozen cities across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Arkansas. If you live in the Gulf South or suffered injuries in any of these states, we may be able to help.
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