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We bring justice to our clients who have suffered at the hands of hospitals, insurance companies and doctors. Contact us today for a free consultation. We’ll assess your case and advise you of your legal rights.
We Hold Property Owners Accountable for Your Injury
Our location makes it easy for us to reach our clients in the greater Philadelphia area and southern New Jersey. We have handled numerous personal injury cases and know what it takes to win your case. We strive to make your voice heard in court to help those in the courtroom understand how your injury has affected you physically, emotionally and financially. Our first priority is helping our clients seek the right medical treatment for a successful recovery. We then create a strategy in collecting the critical evidence needed to prove who is at fault for the accident and getting a large cash award for your claim.
Some believe personal injury and workers’ compensation are the same. This is not true. With workers’ compensation, the accident occurred at work. The worker cannot sue his or her employer for compensation. With a personal injury claim, a person is injured due to someone else’s negligence. The victim can sue another person, company or organization.
Proving Negligence in a Claim
The plaintiff must prove there was negligence in order to be compensated. This comes down to four questions:
- Did the defendant owe you a “duty of care”? This means the defendant had a legal duty to protect you. For example, a landlord has the legal duty to ensure your apartment or home is up to code.
- How did the defendant breach this duty? Using the example above, the landlord did nothing in response to your requests to fix the electrical wiring, which started a fire causing you to receive a third-degree burn.
- Can you show that the defendant’s negligence caused the accident or injury? It is highly recommended to take pictures of the accident or injury as soon as possible. Also, our team of lawyers will bring in experts to testify on your behalf.
- Can the court compensate you for your injury? The court has the power to deny or award damages. We will definitively prove that the defendant is at fault, forcing the court to rule in your favor.
The attorneys at Saffren & Weinberg will provide detailed answers to these questions and more to win your case.
When you are partly at fault for the accident or injury, you have contributed to the negligence. However, you may still receive compensation from the other party (or parties). Your amount of responsibility in the accident or injury is compared against the other party’s negligence. If it is determined that your responsibility is less than the other party’s, then you can receive compensation. Also, if you have a physical limitation (e.g. a bad back) that likely caused the accident, you may still receive compensation.
Get Legal Help From Experienced Injury Lawyers
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of another person or organization, we can help. No case is too challenging.
We have a record of demonstrated success in holding individuals, entities and their insurance companies accountable for serious injuries.
A successful personal injury claim requires a law firm with tremendous resources and proven abilities to take the case to completion. Our firm has ample litigation experience and plenty of capital to invest in personal injury cases. Contact Saffren & Weinberg today.
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