When you’re injured in an accident, your future may seem uncertain. The healing process can take a long time and require different kinds of treatment. While you’re trying to figure out how to take care of your health, you’re also thinking about the costs of the injury and the care. It can seem like adding legal matters to your life may make it more complicated. However, your personal injury claim can bring you peace of mind. An Ottawa personal injury lawyer from Schweickert Ganassin Krzak Rundio, LLP will protect your rights and work hard to get you a successful recovery.
Our experience in the various types of personal injury law can help you get the justice you deserve. We understand how an injury can bring life to a halt. Your injury can prevent you from working, which can cause a lot of stress on its own. Dealing with the legal process can be confusing, which is where our lawyers can help. Your compensation can alleviate the stress you’re feeling so you can feel confident in the future.
Personal Injury Lawyers You Can Count On
Our firm has handled many types of personal injury cases. If you’ve been injured in any of the following categories, you should get in contact with us.
- Airplane crash
- Birth injury
- Car accident
- Defective medical device
- Dog bite
- Medical malpractice
- Motorcycle accident
- Premises liability
- Product liability
- Slip and fall
- Toxic exposure
- Traumatic brain injury
- Truck accident
- Workers’ compensation
- Work injury
- Wrongful death
When someone suffers injuries from an accident, their condition can range from minor to severe. Our attorneys understand each situation is unique and deserves a full investigation. Some people may have a straightforward path to a full recovery, but others may have a more difficult path ahead of them.
Some accidents can cause life-changing injuries that one may never fully heal or recover from or could stop someone from being able to do their job. They’ll have to undergo major adjustments to live with the consequences of the injury. This is not an easy task—it will take time to make the adjustment. It may also mean the injured person will need expensive medical equipment or ongoing treatment to help them live with their injury, which can cause more financial stress. Choosing between paying off bills or getting the care you need is not a decision you should have to make. You deserve to have someone on your side who will fight for your full and fair compensation.
We Represent Your Best Interests
While there are many ways wrongful injuries can occur, they usually happen because of someone’s negligent actions. Those people should be held accountable and you should be able to recover from the financial losses of the accident. When we’re representing you, we’ll give your case a thorough examination and fully establish all the damages that the accident cost you.
We’ll look into your medical expenses, which includes past medical care and future care you may need, like medication, surgeries, or rehabilitation. If you’ve been unable to work or will not be able to continue working, we’ll also calculate your lost wages and loss of earnings.
There are also other aspects of a personal injury case. Your accident could have caused significant pain and suffering and also loss of enjoyment of life. For example, your injury may prevent you from participating in your favorite hobbies or activities, or from simple actions like picking up your child to hug them. Losing the ability to do this can take an emotional toll on a person and cannot be ignored when it’s the result of the accident. Our lawyers will take all these different parts of your case into account when we’re evaluating what the accident cost you and the compensation you’re rightfully owed.
We can also help you communicate with insurance companies. Their goal is to get the claim settled as soon as possible, but this may leave you with less compensation than you deserve. You shouldn’t have to deal with harassing phone calls or have to worry about what you say to the insurance company. Our lawyers are here to help assist you every step of the way.
Serving Ottawa, Illinois
Ottawa is a unique city that offers so much to its residents. There’s always something fun to do, whether it’s an upcoming festival or concert. The area also has beautiful natural scenery and is close to Buffalo Rock State Park, where people can hike and see the Illinois River. Ottawa also has historic 19th century buildings, giving the city a quaint appearance. History buffs can visit Washington Square, where Abraham Lincoln debated Stephen A. Douglas.
While Ottawa has many charming aspects, the most important aspect has always been its people. Ottawa residents are good and hard-working and deserve to know they have someone they can turn to after they’ve been injured. We’re proud to represent Ottawa citizens and help them get back on their feet after an accident.
Get Trusted Representation Today
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, you may be eligible for compensation. The claims process can be complex and often have strict deadlines that you have to meet or risk the validity of your claim. When our attorneys are representing you or a loved one, you won’t have to worry about missing deadlines or any other technical aspects that could hurt your recovery.
It’s important to get in touch with us as soon as possible so we can get started on your case. After you contact us, we can schedule a free consultation to go over your case and discuss your options.