The Truth About Personal Injury Cases

If you have been injured in an accident caused by the careless actions of another, you may want to take action against those responsible. Although pursuing legal compensation may seem intimidating depending on the circumstances, a knowledgeable lawyer will be able to help you understand your options and clear up any misconceptions you may have about personal injury cases.

Some important information that you should know when considering whether or not a personal injury case is right for you includes:

  • When you file a personal injury lawsuit, you may never have to take the case to court. The majority of cases settle before the two parties make it to the courtroom.
  • Many attorneys will not charge their full fees (or any fees) for cases that are not successful, so you and your family may not have to pay for costs that are not covered by a settlement.
  • Consider why you need to take legal action. While many people file because they need financial compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and other reasons, many people file lawsuits to address an injustice or instance of negligence that caused them physical, emotional, or psychological pain.

With the assistance of an experienced and compassionate attorney, you and your loved ones may be able to hold the negligent party responsible for your losses. The Detroit personal injury attorneys of Ravid & Associates, P.C. know that you are anxious about your future after an accident. Our team is prepared to help you understand your rights and take action against the reckless party that caused your losses.