Car Accidents Lawyers in Halifax
Car accidents happen too often and the effects can be devastating. Injuries can impact not only your ability to work but also your daily life and relationships. All motorists are expected to drive responsibly and to share the road safely with others. Failing to drive responsibly can lead to negligence that causes a serious accident. When someone causes injury in an accident, the injured victim has a right to compensation for medical expenses, loss of income, pain and suffering, and more.
At Wagners, we have a team of lawyers who exclusively represent people who have been injured in car accidents. Our lawyers and paralegals are knowledgeable and will work diligently with you to get you the compensation you deserve. Our car accident lawyers in Halifax are available to provide support, guidance and advocacy.
The consequences of an accident can be overwhelming, but you are not on your own. Our team of experienced accident lawyers have the necessary knowledge and skill to help guide you through the entire process. We take pride in serving individuals from our community and welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss your claim.
Comprehensive Representation for Auto Accident Claims
The lawyers at Wagners represent people who have suffered catastrophic and/or noncatastrophic injuries from automobile accidents, including car, motorcycle, truck, bicycle and pedestrian accidents.
Our lawyers have achieved great success handling all types of motor vehicle accidents, including those resulting from:
- Speeding or road rage
- Distracted driving — texting and cellphone use
- Dangerous road conditions — snow, ice, heavy rain, thick fog, animals and other hazardous conditions
- Medication use
- Failure to use proper eye wear
- Drunk driving
- Fatigued driving
- Inexperienced drivers failing to pay attention
Our Halifax based accident lawyers will work tirelessly to hold those responsible for your injuries accountable. Following a car accident, it is important to speak with an accident lawyer as soon as possible to be advised of your rights. By doing so, we are able to work with you to preserve important evidence and craft the best legal strategy for your claim. We will also ensure your claim is compliant with all provincial filing limitations and deadlines. At a time when you should be focused on recovering from your injuries, let us handle the rest. Our lawyers will answer any questions or concerns you may have throughout the process.
What To Do Following a Car Accident
Immediately following an accident, the health and safety of you and your family will of course be your number one priority. Following that, there are certain steps you should take to preserve your interests:
- Seek medical attention for your injuries.
- If possible, record the information of the other motorists, passengers, and any witnesses.
- Notify the police about the accident.
- Notify your employer and track any time missed from work due to your injuries.
- Contact your insurance company to inform them of the accident.
- Make an appointment to see your family doctor regarding your injuries.
- Keep records of any expenses incurred as a result of your accident.
- Keep a daily journal tracking your recovery. Make sure to note any restrictions in your daily life due to your injuries.
- Contact an experienced accident lawyer who can advise you on how to proceed with your claim.
Recognizing the Challenges Faced
The experienced lawyers at Wagners recognize how overwhelming it can be to deal with painful injuries from a car crash. Not only are injuries difficult to deal with, but so are the lengthy treatments that often accompany your injuries. A motor vehicle accident lawyer in Digby or Halifax will proactively handle you case to achieve favourable results for you. We can answer any questions you have and will make it a priority to keep you updated about your case as it progresses.
Injuries from car accidents can often create financial hardship for victims through lost income, cost of care, loss of earning capacity and other special damages. The prospect of taking on an insurance company can be daunting. We will aggressively pursue your interests and seek the full amount of compensation you are entitled to.
When dealing with a large insurance company it can feel as if no one is looking out for your interests. At Wagners, we have spent decades protecting the rights of individuals. Our Halifax based team of lawyers is ready to stand beside you.
Schedule a Free Consultation for Your Case
If you have been injured in a car accident, you should speak with a lawyer. One of our motor vehicle accident lawyers would be happy to speak with you if you have any questions free of charge. Contact us for your free consultation. You can reach our team by calling 902-425-7330 or 1-800-465-8794, or by completing a short online contact form.