Were You Injured by the Negligence of Others?
Working with an attorney may not be on the forefront of your mind after an injury or accident, but it can prove extremely helpful to have a legal professional to advise you and protect your rights in seeking fair compensation for the injuries you have experienced. You may have the right to seek financial damages for all of your medical expenses, for any wages you lost while ill or injured, and for future losses or expenses. A skilled lawyer can help to ensure that your claim is treated with the importance it deserves so you can get the money you need to begin rebuilding and moving forward with your life.
At Mulvey Law Offices, we represent clients throughout New Hampshire in all types of accident and injury claims. We welcome you to call our offices for a consultation or to review the information on this site to learn more about our services and how we can help you. Find out more about a particular area of practice by clicking on any of the links listed below:
If you or a loved one were injured in an accident involving a bicycle, it is in your best interests to retain the services of a skilled attorney to help you. Bicyclists do not have much protection when they are struck by a car or other vehicle and the injuries can prove to be severe.
In states like New Hampshire that offer beautiful waterways, boating accidents are a constant threat. Even if the boating accident does not result in a fatal drowning, a near drowning can cause brain damage and other life-altering effects.
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of accidents and injuries in the U.S. If you were one of the victims of the negligence of another driver, please do not hesitate to contact our firm. We will do everything in our power to see that you are treated with justice.
Many personal injury cases result in catastrophic injuries for the victims. This does not only affect the one of was injured, but the family as well. Medical costs, lost wages, and rehabilitation expenses can prove to be too much for some families. Sometimes, filing a claim is the only way that a person is able to get the help they need to recover.
Class Action Litigation
In cases relating to defective products or dangerous drugs, a large number of people may have suffered due to the same cause. Rather than try each case separately, the court may decide to hear it as one case with every individual affected receiving compensation.
If you or a family member were injured when another person's pet attacked, the animal owner may be responsible for the pain and suffering caused. In some cases, the victim may die from their injuries or the injuries could lead to further infection and complications.
Unfortunately, discrimination in the workplace still exists today. Whether it be in regards to age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or religion, there are laws in place to protect workers from this type of harassment. If you were the victim of this type of discrimination, an attorney from our firm could help you determine what the best course of action would be.
Fire & Burn Claims
Burns are one of the most painful injuries that can be sustained. Not only that, but they are particularly dangerous as the body's main defense is down. Multiple surgeries and treatments may be necessary, but even so, permanent scarring may result.
Those licensed to sell and serve alcohol are prohibited by law to provide alcohol to someone who has reached a dangerous state of inebriation. If they broke this law, they could be responsible for any accident or illness that resulted from their actions.
Cases of medical malpractice include hospital errors, doctor negligence, medication errors, surgery errors, and more. It is extremely traumatic when the person or organization you relied upon to help you turned out to be the cause of your suffering.
Drivers are usually only focused on looking out for other vehicles and can sometimes fail to see motorcyclists on the road. When a motorcycle and car or truck collides, it is the motorcyclist that receives the brunt of the accident.
When a person is careless or reckless in their actions, what they do could have negative effects on those around them. Whether in the medical profession, at the workplace, or from a motor accident, negligence can lead to serious injuries. Those responsible should be held accountable if they were to blame for what happened.
Pedestrians are injured and killed every year while crossing walkways and walking along roads by distracted drivers. Whether due to cell phone use or alcohol consumption, drivers should be held accountable for the lives they put at risk by not paying attention to their surroundings.
Manufacturers are responsible for providing safe products to consumers. When they choose to put money above the well-being of the public, these companies need to be held responsible for what they have done.
Sexual Abuse / Harassment
If you suffered from sexual abuse or harassment while at work, you do not have to put up with it. Even if the comments or jokes seem minor, it is still against the law to harassed in the workplace. Many workers feel as though their job will be put in jeopardy if they do report it, but a skilled attorney could help protect their rights should they choose to claim.
Slip & Fall Accidents
There are a variety of causes that can lead to slip and fall accidents. From slippery surfaces to uneven surfaces, property owners are responsible for the upkeep of their buildings. Although a slip and fall may seem like a minor accident, it can lead to major injuries. Spinal cord injuries, back and neck injuries, brain damage, head trauma, and broken bones to name a few. If the fall was due to some kind of negligence, the victim may be able to receive compensation to help recovery from their injuries.
Traffic collisions involving trucks are some of the most devastating accidents seen on the roads. Due to their huge size and weight, other vehicles are not match for a semi or tractor trailer. Unfortunately, one of the causes of these accidents if truck driver fatigue. They have to be on the road for hours and sometimes do not comply with regulations stating when to take a break. An attorney could investigate your case in order to see if any illegal practice was taking place which in turn led to the accident occurring.
Worksites are full of potential dangers, some more life-threatening than others. For example, construction sites have heavy machinery, dangerous tools, and heights that must be contended with. If the employer did not provide workers with adequate training or protective equipment, they could be liable for any injury that is caused. Again, a personal injury lawyer could review a case of possible negligence and do everything they can to provide you with the compensation you need.
One of the most heartbreaking situations that can happen to a family is when they lose a loved one. When this is the result of the negligence or carelessness or another, the pain and suffering increases. Although filing a lawsuit will not bring your loved one back, it could help the same thing from not happening to another family.
Enlist Effective Representation for Your Case
Your initial consultation with an attorney at our offices is free, and we only get paid if you do. There is no risk to involving our firm to help with your case. We recommend that you act quickly to find out more about your legal rights and how we can assist you in seeking justice and fair compensation for the injuries that you have experienced. We also welcome you to visit our personal injury blog, where you will find recent updates, news and other helpful information about our practice.