Motor vehicle accident statistics in Washington According to the most recent data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there were 37,461 fatalities on U.S. roadways in 2016. These sobering motor vehicle accident…
Washington Personal Injury Attorney
You have suffered an injury caused by a negligent individual or company. Erin Bradley McAleer aggressively Washington Personal Injury Attorney for his injured clients and family members of those who have experienced an auto accident or wrongful death. We represent individuals, not corporations. Our clients are important to us. You are a name, not a case number.
If you are involved in an automobile accident, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention. After medical attention is received, you should be sure to collect all necessary information from other drivers, passengers and witnesses involved in your accident, including:
Names of insurance companies
Names and information of witnesses
You should also document any personal injury that you have suffered and document the damage to your vehicle. You must never offer any type of statement to anyone other than the police officer writing up the accident report. You should never admit fault at the scene of an accident or afterwards to anyone, including the police. Keep in mind that anything you say in the aftermath of an accident, even if you are in shock, can be used against you later. Something you say at the scene of an accident or afterwards could even disqualify a potential car accident claim.
Determining who was at fault in any vehicle accident can be challenging because there are so many factors to consider. Erin Bradley McAleer has the resources and knowledge necessary to determine the liable parties in your case quickly and successfully.
Statute of Limitations
A statute of limitations is the amount of time you have following your accident to file your claim. If you wait too long, you could lose your right to any financial compensation. In Washington, accident victims must file a personal injury claim within three years from the day of injury.
Areas of Representation for Washington Personal Injury Attorney
Car accident injuries: Were you injured in a car accident in Washington? Erin Bradley McAleer can help car accident victims obtain compensation for their injuries.
Truck accident injuries: Truck accidents cause serious injuries, and the medical bills and other financial costs can be overwhelming. Erin Bradley McAleer seeks fair settlements that include compensation for medical expenses, rehabilitation, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
Motorcycle/bicycle accidents: Drivers often fail to look for motorcyclists and bicyclists. Erin Bradley McAleer aggressively fights for the rights of injured bikers.
DUI accidents: Drunk driving accidents should never happen, yet a significant percentage of automobile accidents are caused by drunk drivers. Erin Bradley McAleer holds drunk drivers and dram shops responsible for the injuries and deaths they cause.
Uninsured and underinsured drivers: If you have uninsured/underinsured driver insurance, your insurance company should pay for some of the damages caused by drivers with no insurance. Erin Bradley McAleer will take legal action against insurance companies who delay or refuse payment on damage claims.
Pedestrian accidents: Were you or a loved one hit while walking across the street? Erin Bradley McAleer will seek justice for you.
Animal and Premises Owner Liability
Dog bites and animal attacks : Owners are often liable for the injuries their animals cause. Erin Bradley McAleer will provide aggressive personal injury representation for dog bites and other animal attacks.
Slip, trip, and fall : Premises owners must fix dangerous conditions on their property or adequately warn visitors of any dangers. If they do not do so and someone is injured, Erin Bradley McAleer will bring a premises liability claim against them.
Inadequate/negligent security : You have a right to feel safe when you visit a commercial building. If you were assaulted or otherwise injured because of poor lighting or other unsafe conditions, Erin Bradley McAleer may be able to help you obtain compensation.
Our representation in personal injury cases is always risk-free. We only get paid a fee when we obtain a settlement or an award for you. If you’ve been injured call Erin Bradley McAleer to schedule a free confidential consultation today.