Personal Injury FAQ
Personal Injury Frequently Asked Questions
If you or a family member has been injured in an accident, you probably have many questions about your legal rights and remedies. We have provided some of the most common questions and answers below for your convenience. To learn more about your rights, contact the Law Offices of Brian R. Whitehead, PC, today at 503-967-8233.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q – I was injured in an auto accident. Can I trust my insurance company to treat me fairly?
A – Do not trust an insurance company to protect your rights. The insurance companies have experienced defense attorneys who work hard to limit your recovery in the insurance provider’s best interest. You need an attorney who will make your rights and best interests a priority.
Q – What types of compensation may I receive in a personal injury lawsuit?
A – You may be able to recover damages for medical bills, future medical care, pain and suffering, lost wages and other forms of recovery available by law. Punitive damages may be available in a very limited number of cases.
Q – What should I do after an auto accident?
A – In addition to seeking any necessary medical care, you should contact a lawyer as soon as possible. Key evidence such as skid marks and eyewitness memories can fade over time. The sooner you contact our attorneys, the sooner we can get experts to the site to preserve evidence.
Q – How much does the Law Offices of Brian R. Whitehead, PC, charge for a personal injury case?
A – We handle all personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis, so you pay no attorney’s fees unless we recover for you.
The Law Offices of Brian R. Whitehead, PC, are located in Salem, Oregon. If you have been injured and need to speak with a personal injury attorney, we offer a free consultation to discuss your legal rights. To contact our firm call 503-967-8233 or send us a message through our online contact form.