Personal Injury Lawyers in Austin
If you’ve been injured in an accident, you probably have a lot of questions: When can I go back to work? How will I pay for medical bills? What about my lost wages? Do I need a lawyer? Which lawyer would be best for me? These are real questions with legitimate answers. Let an Austin personal injury attorney from Zinda & Davis, PLLC help you find them. In a serious personal injury case, there is no substitute for a skilled, experienced and professional legal advocate. That’s why our firm is dedicated to giving people like you the legal assistance they need. To file a claim, you will need full documentation of the injury you suffered and damages, including medical bills, treatment expenses, predicted economic losses, lost wages and future losses.
Additionally, you must address the non-economic losses associated with your accident and injury. What does this mean? If you or a loved one suffered a serious injury, you may be dealing with the emotional stress, psychological stress, pain, suffering and loss of enjoyment of life. Accident victims may be left with enduring emotional, psychological and physical scars. Although these damages are not financial, you may deserve monetary compensation for them as well. At Zinda & Davis, we are focused on serving our clients and helping them obtain maximum compensation for injuries. To see what an attorney from the firm can do for you, contact us today and schedule a case consultation.
Cases We Handle
At the firm, we are well-versed in a multitude of personal injury accidents. In the United States, thousands of car accidents are caused by careless, negligent or distracted drivers every year. Texting-while-driving is responsible for a substantial number of injuries and accidents on an annual basis. At Zinda & Davis, PLLC we have experience handling serious accident cases. Have you lost a loved one because of a negligent driver or commercial vehicle operator? Our firm is experienced in wrongful death cases. We also specialize in the following types of cases:
- Brain Injury
- Burn Injury
- Car Accident
- Construction Accidents
- Dog Bites and Animal Attacks
- Motorcycle Accident
- Premises Liability
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Truck Accident
- 18 Wheeler Accident
- Wrongful Death
- Personal Injury
Catastrophic injuries are especially devastating. Simply put, a catastrophic injury is any damage that significantly decreases your quality of life. For instance, if you or a loved one suffered paralysis in a car accident in Austin, you may be entitled to significant financial compensation for your injury. Paralysis is a life-altering injury that significantly impacts an accident victim’s quality of life. Additionally, many catastrophic injuries result in decreased enjoyment of life and lost wages.
At the firm, we understand the serious nature of catastrophic injuries. The firm is also prepared to handle spinal cord injury cases and traumatic brain injury cases. Victims of serious injuries require extensive medical attention. Unlike less severe injuries, some serious injuries necessitate life-long medical treatment, physical therapy or care. If you or loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury, you don’t have to feel alone. An attorney from Zinda & Davis can help you get the recovery you deserve.
Our attorneys will fight aggressively for you. We can help you handle complex injury cases and serious injury cases. Were you hurt on the job? Our firm is well-versed in workplace accident cases, too. Workplace injuries can be caused by a variety of circumstances. Sometimes, serious accidents – such as gas explosions or propane explosions – leave employees with serious burn injuries. At the firm, we understand the serious nature of these accidents and will give you the compassionate and caring representation you need.
Unintentional Injury Statistics
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 118,000 people are killed by unintentional injuries every year. In the United States, accidental deaths are the fifth most common cause of death and the leading cause of death for individuals less than 35 years of age. In 2009, more than 24,000 people were killed in accidents involving a fall and almost 35,000 were killed in traffic accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 3,092 people were killed by distracted drivers in 2010 and another 416,000 were injured.
At Zinda & Davis, PLLC, we believe that careless and negligent individuals should be held responsible for their actions. Thousands of people are involved in accidents, and many are injured or killed by negligence every year. If you’ve been hurt, contact our office today. According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, 4,690 employees were killed at work last year. Statistically, 13 American employees are killed at work every day. At Zinda & Davis, PLLC, we know that accidents happen – this doesn’t mean that they couldn’t be avoided.
Deaths and injuries resulting from someone else’s carelessness or negligence are never okay. If you’ve been hurt at work or on the road because another person failed to act responsibly, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Have you lost a loved one because another person acted rashly or irresponsibly? We can help. If you’re worried about attorneys’ fees and other expenses, we want to hear from you. At the firm, we operate on a contingency fee basis – if we don’t win your case you don’t have to pay us anything. Call our office today and see what a lawyer from Zinda & Davis can do for you.
At the firm, we believe that careless and negligent individuals should be held responsible for the accidents and injuries they cause. In the United States, medical malpractice accidents hurt a multitude of patients every year. Were you injured by a negligent doctor? Whether you realize it or not, medical malpractice can be committed by any health care professional – even nurses, pharmacists and anesthesiologists. If you are the victim of medical negligence, contact Zinda & Davis today to understand your legal rights as an injury victim.
Filing a Personal Injury Claim
At Zinda & Davis, we want to keep you in the know. Once you understand your legal rights, circumstances and options, you can make an educated and informed decision about your legal future. If you’ve been hurt and decided to file a personal injury claim, a lawyer from our firm can help the legal process move as smoothly as possible. When filing claim, our team of legal professionals can help you:
- Make sure that the claim covers all of your medical expenses. As a personal injury victim, you may deserve compensation for medical bills, hospitalization costs, rehabilitation expenses, future medical costs, medication expenses, future doctor’s visits, caretaker costs and reconstructive surgery.
- Make sure that the settlement covers monetary damages. If you’ve been hurt in a serious accident, your personal property may have been damaged. If someone else’s carelessness or negligence caused you hardship and damaged your car, you may be able to collect money for the extra damage. This includes property damage, lost wages and future lost earnings.
- Get compensated for noneconomic damages. After an accident, you may be entitled to money for pain and suffering, lost quality of life and other emotional distresses. At Zinda & Davis, we can help you recover full compensation for your accident and injury. Call today and see what an attorney from the firm can do for your unique case.
What Sets Zinda & Davis, PLLC Apart
In a state like Texas, you have a number of Austin personal injury attorneys to choose from – that’s why you need an attorney that stands out from the crowd. At the firm, we are accredited by the Better Business Bureau®. We are confident in our ability to help you. If you deserve compensation for your injuries, we will use every available tool to help you get the money you need. One of our attorneys is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® – a distinction held by an elite number of attorneys across the nation. With a qualified, skilled and understanding attorney form our firm fighting for you, you can rest assured that your case is in capable hands. Contact us today to learn more about your rights and legal options.