Frequently Asked Questions About Personal Injury Law
If you are dealing with an injury or are caring for someone who was injured
because of negligence, it is very likely that you have questions. A sudden
setback such as a negligence-related injury can leave you confused and
frustrated in how to proceed. To better assist injured individuals, our
Philadelphia personal injury lawyers at Haggerty, Goldberg, Schleifer
& Kupersmith, P.C. have answered some of the most common questions
we encounter below for your benefit.
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Why should I file an injury claim?
You should file an injury claim because by doing so, you may be able to
obtain the compensation you need to pay for all the costs associated with
your injury including medical expenses and lost time frrom work. An injury
could easily place you and your loved ones under financial strain. By
filing an injury claim, you won’t have to worry about your financial
situation being impacted by medical bills and recovery time.
The insurance company has made me an offer. Should I accept it?
We strongly suggest that you consult with a skilled personal injury lawyer
before accepting a settlement offer made by an insurance adjustor. Insurance
companies, like any business, operate to make a profit. Insurance adjustors
tend to offer lower compensation settlements to injured individuals and
often make them believe it’s the best offer they will receive. By
consulting with a lawyer, you can ensure that your claim will be properly valued.
Why should I hire your firm to represent me?
We have more than 100 years of combined legal experience. Our firm has
an established reputation for viewing the needs of our clients as a top
priority. We diligently pursue injury claims so that our clients may obtain
the fair compensation they need and deserve. Many members of our legal
team have been honored with inclusion on the
Super Lawyers® list and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®.
Do you represent injured workers?
Yes, we represent injured workers. If you were recently injured while working,
we can help you pursue
workers’ compensation. Our legal team includes partners, John Beichert and Mark Kogan, overseeing
our fully staffed bilingual team. John and Mark are workers compensation
certified. With their knowledge and experience, our clients are able to
benefit from nuanced and reliable legal guidance.
Where are your offices located in Philadelphia?
We proudly extend our services to injured clients throughout Philadelphia.
In addition to our Philadelphia office we have regional office locations
in Hazleton, Holland, Reading, Lancaster, Allentown, Harrisburg and Kennett
Square. We would be happy to discuss your case with you, in person or
over the phone, during an
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If you would like more information about one of the questions mentioned
above or have another question, please get in touch with us
as soon as possible. We are here to help you get through this.