How Our St. Louis Lawyers Help Car Wreck Victims

by Christopher Hoffmann on Dec. 28, 2016

Accident & Injury Car Accident Accident & Injury  Personal Injury Accident & Injury 

Summary: Car accidents often result in serious injuries. Here's how an attorney can help you recover and move forward.

Have you been involved in an automobile accident and sustained injuries? Do you have a feeling you deserve more than what the insurance companies are offering you? If you answered yes, speaking with an experienced St. Louis car accident attorney can help you in a number of ways. Apart from helping you get a higher settlement, a personal injury attorney understands the legal process better than any other person, understands what your claim is worth and will likely save you the time, energy, and expense of dealing with insurance companies. The following are common injuries sustained in St. Louis car accidents and how you get fully benefit from speaking with an attorney.

Common Automobile Accident Injuries

Neck injuries

Among the most common automobile accident injuries are neck injuries, often resulting from rear-end collisions. One collision might result in a serious ligament or neck muscle injuries that might force you to spend days, weeks, or even months in the hospital. Some of the obvious symptoms are swelling or inability to move your neck.

Chest injuries

Chest injuries fall in the same category as neck injuries. They can also result from rear-end collision that propels your upper body to hit the steering wheel. As a result your lungs could collapse or your rib cage could break. This can also result in a severe internal bleeding or damage internal organs and more that requires immediate medical attention.

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Head Injuries

Head injuries are among the most serious automobile accidents. In severe cases, if head injuries are not immediately addressed they could result in a fatality. Just like chest injuries, they can result from hitting the steering wheels, windows or dashboards resulting in brain injuries such as a concussion or coma.

Other injuries

Benefit from a Car Accident Attorneys Experience

Serious injuries require an immediate medical attention. Whether it’s a neck, a chest or a head injury, the key to proper diagnosis & recovery is seeking medical attention immediately. When a distressing situation has occurred, the last thing you will want to be doing is fighting the insurance companies involved. The Hoffmann Law Firm can help. Our St. Louis car accident lawyers have a strong history of helping victims of car accidents get the compensation they needed to move forward. We can fight to protect your rights so you can focus on recovering and moving forward with your life.

If you've been involved in an auto accident, give us a call today at (314) 361-4242 to schedule a free and private consultation with an experienced attorney.

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