She suffered a severely broken pelvis and other major injuries. You were injured, and you deserve compensation. Some stand above the falls, grabbing the fish after they’ve successfully made the jump. Sometimes, it can be appropriate to try representing yourself without the help of a lawyer. The right to a fair, written fee agreement with our firm.Read More
Broken Bones Injury
Wearing a cast is something that we are all familiar with. Bone fractures limit the victim’s mobility, and they can be very painful. Bones break when they suffer an impact that surpasses their bending capacity. The harder the impact is; the easier the bone cracks. Nevertheless, most of these aren’t too serious. Only a few required extensive medical treatments, that could include physical therapy. The main sources are traffic accidents and playing sports.
Fractures as a result of a person's negligence typically heals, without physical therapy, between 1 to 3 months. If you need rehabilitation or screws to fix the crushed bone, the healing process can take significantly longer.
All bones are made of the same tissue, but they are not equally strong. For example, the collarbone is longer than wider, so it could break easily. It is not a coincidence that this is the most common bone fracture.
The usage of certain body parts makes some bones prone to break. The most affected regions are:
To achieve compensation, you must prove that someone’s negligent actions caused your injury. By hiring an experienced personal injury lawyer, you won’t have to worry about anything during the process. He will be responsible for gathering the necessary evidence to support your claim. With his help, the odds of finding a great settlement for your broken bone injury claim are higher.
Too many things could change in two years, key witnesses could move or die, their testimony could fade away, the jury can change, and the laws can also change. This will put your claim in jeopardy because your personal injury attorney won’t be able to prove that you were injured by another person’s actions.
Don’t wait too long before making the claim! Start talking with our injury law firm today and let us help you in this process. Call us today for a free and confidential consultation with injury lawyer.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Jeffrey Ginzberg
- Joel T. Faxon
- Daniel M. Chen
- Tim Lange
- Brian F. Davis
- John C. Weisensell
- William J. Novak
- Brian W. Easton
- Alex Aguirre
- Justin J. Sasser
- Joseph M. Troy
- Christopher T. Adams
Jeffrey Ginzberg is an attorney at Perelmutter Potash and Ginzberg, P.C. where he divides his practice between family law matters and personal injury litigation. Based in Seymour, Connecticut, he provides representation to clients through New Haven and Fairfield counties, and other parts of the state. Admitted to practice in Connecticut since 1980, Mr. Ginzberg is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut and the Supreme Court of the United States.Mr. Ginzbergs family law practice encompasses the legal issues that often arise when a marriage is ending, including alimony, spousal support and property division. In that regard, he places a particular emphasis on child custody and visitation, and he is the author of the section on that topic that appears in a treatise on Connecticut family law. In one notable case on this issue, Mr. Ginzberg successfully represented grandparents who were seeking visitation rights that had been denied by the childs biological mother. In his personal injury practice, he has provided advice and counsel to people who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties in incidents involving motor vehicle accidents, defective products and premises liability, and he has been able to obtain several significant settlements and jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients.Highly regarded by his colleagues for his successful track record in his professional endeavors, Mr. Ginzberg has received a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo and a Distinguished peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell. After beginning his undergraduate education at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he transferred to Brandeis University and received a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in 1977. Mr. Ginzberg then went on to attend Boston College Law School and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1980.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Joel T. Faxon
A board certified civil trial lawyer and co-founder of Faxon Law Group, Joel T. Faxon handles life-altering injury and death cases, commercial truck crashes, highway defect claims, malpractice, birth trauma, and product liability. Innovative in his thinking and tireless in his approach, Joel assertively handles his clients cases as if they were his own and has won several important appeals in the Connecticut Supreme Court and Federal Appeals Courts, including Witt v. St. Vincents Medical Center, a medical malpractice case which led to a Supreme Court decision extending the statute of limitations for all victims of medical malpractice.
Daniel M. Chen
Attorney Daniel M. Chen is a Partner at the law firm of Rush Moore LLP in Honolulu, Hawaii. Mr. Chen is a member of the firms Litigation Department and serves clients on Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and the Hawaii Island.Mr. Chen has been licensed to practice in Hawaii since 2001 and has more than 18 years of experience. Over the course of his career, he has represented individuals in matters involving trustee-beneficiary disputes, partition lawsuits, business disputes, sexual harassment/assault claims, injury claims, insurance claims, and real estate disputes. He has received an AV-Preeminent peer-review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.An experienced litigator, Mr. Chen has appeared in both state and federal court. In addition, he is a skilled negotiator and serves as an arbitrator for the Hawaii Court Annexed Arbitration Program. He has participated in numerous administrative hearings, arbitrations and mediations.In addition to running his practice, Mr. Chen has held seminars for his corporate clients on insurance and litigation topics. He has also served as a presenter for the National Business Institute.Mr. Chen is active in the Hawaii State Bar Association and belongs to the associations litigation and insurance coverage litigation sections. He is a member of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association and serves as the Hawaii Membership Chair for the Defense Research Institute.As a graduate of Punahou School, Mr. Chen went on to earn a bachelors degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He then received his law degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law. While attending law school, he was a member of the Law Review.
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Tim is a nationally recognized Top Lawyer dedicating his practice to representing big truck and serious auto crash victims. As a founding member of the law firm of Benson, Risch, and Lange PLLC, Tim has made a name for himself as a passionate, and hard working advocate for his clients. His cases include truck versus auto cases, as well as truck and auto cases in which motorcyclists, bicyclists and pedestrians have been injured. He helps people and families in need, whether they have suffered the wrongful death of a loved one, the life altering trauma of a brain injury, or other injuries.Tim has never lost a jury trial,. For years, Tim has been a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an invitation-only professional organization in which membership is reserved for attorneys who have won awards or settlements in that amount. Tims most recent (2018) large case resolved ,without, a confidentiality agreement concerning a dangerious waste hauler (garbage truck company and driver) versus SUV crash that placed a client in a wheelchair for $2,000,000.Tim is a leader, officer and executive board member of the Trucking Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice. This pristigous national trucking organization is dedicating to serve and protect the public against dangersous trucking companies, drivers, and laws. He is a Member of both the American Association for Justice and the Kentucky Justice Association. He served as a Governor of the Kentucky Justice Association for many years. He has been invited to lecture nationally and internationally on truck accident law and litigation, as well as many motor vehicle accident issues. Giving back to those in need in his community, among Tims charitable endeavors, he incorporated and serves as the general counsel of Family Community Clinic, Inc. a nonprofit organization that provides free health care services to those who would otherwise lack the resources to obtain them in his home town of Louisville, Kentucky.Tim practices in Kentucky, Florida and also other states on a case by case basis when admission to the bar can be obtained ,pro hac vice, in those other jurisdictions. Tim is admitted to practice before of the state courts of Kentucky and Florida, as well as the United States District Courts for Kentucky and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.Mr. Lange completed his undergraduate education at the University of Louisville in 1990. He then went on to attend the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville, from which he graduated with his Juris Doctor in 1993. Tim is also available for private consulting to other lawyers and law firms, or to join a representation as co-counsel with other attorneys.For more information, go to WWW.TIMLANGE.COM.
Brian F. Davis
Brian Davis is the founding shareholder of the Davis Law Group, P.A, an Asheville personal injury law firm representing personal injury victims in North Carolina and throughout the eastern United States. Brian focuses the majority of his practice on serious injury and wrongful death claims related to commercial truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian and bicycle accidents, car wrecks, and defective and unreasonably dangerous products. In addition to the work he does on behalf of personal injury victims, Brian also handles legal malpractice claims. Brian is a member of the Best Lawyers in America, the Muliti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys, the 10 Best Attorneys in North Carolina, the American Association for Justice, the National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Lawyers, the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the American Bar Association, and the Buncombe County Bar Association.Brian is a Reagent of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys. Brian is a frequent speaker at local and national continuing legal education programs on topics related to Interstate Truck Litigation and trial advocacy. Brian volunteers as a legal advisor for terminally ill patients of Mountain Area Hospice, which serves the citizens of Western North Carolina. He also volunteers his time as a Board member of the Evergreen Community Charter School and as a Board member of North Asheville Little League Baseball.
John C. Weisensell
John C. Weisensell, a partner at Niekamp, Weisensell, Mutersbaugh & Mastrantonio, LLP, is a skilled and astute advocate for his clients in Akron, Ohio, throughout the Cleveland metropolitan area and across the state. Focusing his practice on civil litigation at both the trial and appellate level, he handles business and commercial disputes, personal injury cases and medical malpractice matters.A native of Cleveland, Mr. Weisensell attended The College of Wooster and received his B.A. in history in 1981. He then went on to pursue his legal education at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1985. Certified in civil trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Mr. Weisensell is admitted to practice in Ohio and Florida. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. Highly regarded by his fellow professionals, Mr. Weisensell has received an AV Preeminent peer-review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, and he is often asked to give presentations to fellow attorneys on civil trial techniques and legal ethics.Dedicated to his profession, Mr. Weisensell actively participates in numerous legal organizations. A member of the Ohio State Bar Association, he is a past president, and a former member of the board of trustees of the Akron Bar Association. He is also a Fellow of the Akron Bar Foundation, as well as a member of the American Association for Justice, the Ohio Association for Justice, the Akron Bar Foundation, and the Summit County Association for Justice.AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.
William J. Novak
A highly regarded civil trial lawyer, William J. Novak is the managing partner at Novak LLP. Based in Cleveland, he focuses his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, providing representation to clients throughout Ohio and other parts of the country. Admitted to practice in both Ohio and Kentucky, Mr. Novak is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.Mr. Novak assists people who have been harmed by the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities. A large portion of his caseload in this regard consists of birth injuries, surgical errors, and other types of medical malpractice. Mr. Novaks personal injury experience has also included motor vehicle and railroad accidents, premises liability, defective products, and animal bites, and his other cases have included toxic torts and professional malpractice.During his career, Mr. Novak has been able to obtain numerous sizable jury awards and negotiated settlements on behalf of his plaintiff clients, and this has led to his membership in the invitation-only Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has received a great deal of other recognition from his colleagues as well, including an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a Superb peer review rating through Avvo. Mr. Novak has also been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America.Majoring in economics, Mr. Novak attended Boston University and received a Bachelor of Science magna cum laude in 1971. Remaining on campus, he pursued his legal education at Boston University School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1973. A frequent lecturer to fellow attorneys on topics related to his practice area, Mr. Novaks professional memberships include the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys and the Cleveland Bar Association.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Brian W. Easton
Brian W. Easton is a partner at Easton & Easton, LLP, located in Costa Mesa, California. Focusing his practice exclusively on personal injury litigation, he provides representation to plaintiff clients throughout Southern California who have been harmed by the negligence of others in matters involving medical malpractice, premises liability, dog bites and motor vehicle accidents. Mr. Easton also handles wrongful death actions on behalf of surviving family members of people whose injuries proved fatal.Mr. Easton pursued his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University, where he received his Bachelor of Science in economics in 1992, graduating magna cum laude. He then attended the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University and was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude in 1995. Admitted to practice in California, Mr. Easton is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Central Districts of California.Mr. Easton has exclusively focused on representing personal injury plaintiffs since the start of his career, and he has obtained more than $35 million in settlements and jury awards for his clients. As such, he was recently invited to become a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Mr. Eastons successes have not gone unnoticed by his fellow professionals, as witnessed by his receipt of a Superb peer review rating through Avvo. In addition, he has been named to both The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 and The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. A fellow of the Orange County Bar Foundation since 2009, Mr. Easton is an active participant in several other professional organizations, including the American Board of Trial Advocates and the American Bar Association.
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The principal attorney at The Aguirre Law Firm, PLLC, Alex Aguirre devotes his practice to work injuries and general personal injury and wrongful death litigation. The firm is based in San Antonio, Texas, but maintains a statewide practice. He continues to litigate cases in Bexar and surrounding counties, the Rio Grande Valley, Austin, Houston, Dallas and the Permian Basin. Many of his clients have suffered injuries in construction site or oilfield accidents, and Mr. Aguirre helps them in pursuing and seeking justice against all those responsible.Similarly, in his personal injury and wrongful death practice, Mr. Aguirre represents people who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. The cases he has been involved in in this regard have arisen out of trucking and other motor vehicle crashes, defective products, premises liability and pedestrian accidents. Mr. Aguirre started his legal career as a defense attorney representing insurance companies that were being sued in these types of cases, and that experience has enabled him to anticipate the types of strategies that he now faces as a plaintiffs attorney.Mr. Aguirre has earned the respect of his fellow professionals for his track record and high degree of ethics. He has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40, and he has received a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo. Mr. Aguirre is admitted to practice in Texas and before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. He is a 1996 recipient of a Bachelor of Arts in government and public policy from the University of Notre Dame and a 1999 Juris Doctor recipient from the University of Houston Law Center, and his professional memberships include the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.
Justin J. Sasser
Justin J. Sasser is the managing member of The Law Office of Justin J. Sasser, L.L.C. with offices located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland for the last twenty-six (26) years. Mr. Sasser received his juris doctorate degree from Widener University Commonwealth Law School in 1992, and practices law in all Maryland counties, principally in Southern Maryland. Mr. Sasser focuses his practice in the area of Family Law, where he regularly represents his clients interests in complex family law disputes such as division of assets in high-net-worth divorces, resolution of high conflict custody disputes, relocation of children after divorce, and spousal maintenance (alimony) conflicts. He is regularly appointed by the Court to serve as Best Interest Attorney for children in high-conflict custody matters. Mr. Sasser was selected as a member of the MSBAs Family & Juvenile Law Section Council, the premier family law policy-making group in the State of Maryland, and served as the Chair of that Section from 2013-2014. In 2018 Mr. Sasser was selected as a member of the MSBAs Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Council and continues to serve in that capacity. In addition to practicing Family Law, Mr. Sasser frequently instructs other attorneys in the practice of family law as a speaker at various Continuing Legal Education courses throughout the State of Maryland.
Joseph M. Troy
Joe Troy is a Shareholder, member of the Executive Management Committee and Chair of the firms Marketing Committee. Joe had a distinguished 20-year career as a Wisconsin Circuit Court Judge and Chief Judge, before returning to private practice with Habush Habush & Rottier in 2007. Joes practice is dedicated exclusively to helping people who suffered personal injuries in accidents caused by other peoples carelessness and negligence. He has successfully recovered multi-million-dollar results for his clients in jury trials and settlements, but he has also helped hundreds of people with much smaller claims.In 2018 he was named Personal Injury Attorney of the Year by Best Lawyers®. In 2004 he was named Wisconsin Trial Judge of the Year by the American Board of Trial Advocates. Joe is Wisconsins first attorney to receive these distinctions as both a judge and attorney.Joe has received the State Bar of Wisconsins Presidents Award for public service twice-once as a judge and in 2016 as an attorney. He has twice been named by the Wisconsin Supreme Court to serve as chair of statewide committees to improve public confidence in the justice system. Joe uses his unique experience as both a judge and attorney to help people who have suffered injuries which disrupt their lives, jeopardize their financial well-being, and impacts the lives of their loved ones.
Christopher T. Adams
The founder of his eponymous law firm, Christopher T. Adams has extensive experience in a variety of practice areas, including criminal defense, family law, and personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, he represents clients throughout Gwinnett County and other parts of the greater Atlanta metropolitan area. Admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, Mr. Adams is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and before the United States Tax Court.In his criminal defense practice, Mr. Adams assists people who have been accused by the state or federal government with having committed misdemeanors or felonies, and he handles delinquency and other juvenile offenses as well. The types of cases that he has handled have included driving under the influence of alcohol, domestic violence, reckless driving, burglary, shoplifting, white collar crimes such as fraud and embezzlement, assault, and drug possession and distribution. Mr. Adams has been able to obtain dismissals or acquittals for many of his clients, and he has also negotiated favorable plea agreements with the prosecution.The types of personal injury and wrongful death cases that Mr. Adams has worked on have arisen out of incidents involving truck and other motor vehicle crashes, workplace accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability, and auto-pedestrian accidents, and he has seen his clients receive significant compensation for their losses through jury awards and negotiated settlements. His family law experience has encompassed divorce, the modification of existing spousal and child support court orders, adoptions, and paternity establishment and disputes. Mr. Adams is a 1998 recipient of a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Georgia and a 1992 recipient of a Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law.