Child Injury Claims
It is important to get your child to to the hospital or to their regular doctor when they have suffered from an injury due to the negligence of others. Getting prompt treatment is a crucial step when faced with a serious injury. Many things can happen to a child that a parent may not be able to prevent, but getting the prompt care and treatment necessary is vital to ensure that the child is treated properly for recovery.
Many parents will have their child on their insurance policies to pay for treatment of various types of injuries. However, if someone else is found to be negligent, causing the child to become injured, law may require them to compensate the child and parents for the injury sustained, as well as cover all medical bills and expenses related to the injury.
Although most injuries are caused by accidents, many may be intentional or the results of negligence by another party. If this is the case, the parents of the injured child will need to know the laws about what they need to do in order to receive compensation for their child’s injury. When faced with a serious injury, the parents will need to hire a personal injury lawyer who knows the laws related to negligence. A lawyer can represent the parents and the injured child when seeking compensation for the injuries sustained.
Having a child that is injured can be a frightening thing for many parents. Fortunately, by taking the steps to get the child the proper treatment, in addition to obtaining a knowledgeable lawyer when the injury could have been prevented, is a way to help the child and parents make it through a traumatic situation.
For strong representation from a lawyer dedicated to maximizing your benefits, call Maxwell D. Carter - Attorney & Counselor at Law now at 205-967-2509. There is no obligation to hire, and we collect no fees unless we make a recovery or settlement on your behalf.