Whether you are involved in a traffic accident, suffer a slip and fall, or endure an animal attack, a serious injury can turn your life upside down. Every aspect of your day-to-day may be changed, from your career aspirations to your living situation, to your physical abilities. As you struggle to get your life back to normal, as much as possible, you may be wondering: who is responsible for what happened to me, and do they owe me compensation for their negligence under the law?
Accidents and injuries can be physically, emotionally, and financially devastating. It is vital to understand that if you were harmed because of the accidental or intentional actions of another party, they are responsible for your losses. At The Ye Law Firm, Washington State attorney Chong Ye and his team of Federal Way personal injury lawyers are committed to finding justice and compensation for injury victims and their families. We offer free, private consultations. Schedule yours by calling (253) 946-0577.
Each year, thousands of people in Seattle and across Washington State are involved in serious accidents and suffer serious injuries. In far too many cases, these accidents could have or should have been prevented by another party. Have you been hospitalized due to one of the below types of accidents or incidents?
It is the job of your Federal Way personal injury attorney to prove your case: either to the insurance company involved or to the court. But what facts need to be clear and confirmed by evidence? In Washington State, you must prove:
It’s important to note that Washington State is a Pure Comparative Fault state. This means that an injured person may recover compensation based on the percentage of fault of the other party. For example, if a person was in a car accident that was 50 percent his fault, he could still recover half of the costs of damages from the other faulty party. If a person was in a car accident that was 90 percent his fault, he could still recover 10 percent of total damages.
An accident and injury can easily bankrupt a family, especially if the accident results in catastrophic injuries. If someone else is responsible for your accident, it is vital to recover damages so that you have the funds necessary to cover your losses, get healthy, and return to your normal life. You can recover damages for several different types of losses:
Why choose The Ye Law Firm? We only take a small, select number of cases at a time. This is so that we can offer a laser-focus to our clients, taking the needed time and energy to properly represent you throughout the timeline of your claim. In addition to thoroughly investigating and preparing your case, we also make an extra effort to keep our clients informed and updated as their case progresses. They are encouraged to keep in touch with our office through call, email, and text, and we touch base with them whenever there is a status change (and even sometimes when there is not).
Especially if you aren’t sure whether or not you have a Seattle personal injury claim, you should speak to a lawyer about the details of your case and learn your best options for legal action and compensation. We will be honest with you, even if that means recommending that you do not pursue your WA injury claim. To ask all of your legal questions to an experienced, knowledgeable accident lawyer, we invite you to schedule a free case evaluation today. Please contact us by calling (253) 946-0577 or by filling out our quick contact form.