If I am hurt, do I have a Personal Injury claim?

November 28, 2018

Just because you were injured does not necessarily mean you have a Personal Injury claim. Someone else has to be at fault.

The Personal Injury Department of The Ticktin Law Group receives no shortage of phone calls from folks all over South Florida who want to know if they have a Personal Injury claim. Some of these people have been severely injured in an accident, yet they were the ones who caused the accident. Unfortunately for them, if they were the ones responsible, they will not have a Personal Injury claim.

Simply put, someone else has to be at fault, or what we call negligent. It isn’t enough simply to be hurt in an accident. In order for their to be a proper Personal Injury claim, there has to be injury and fault.

Is someone else at fault for your injuries?

If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s actions, contact The Ticktin Law Group for a free consultation. In Florida, you have four years from the date of the accident to file a Personal Injury lawsuit.

Getting in touch with an attorney is free and easy. During your free consultation, an experienced Personal Injury attorney can go over the particulars of your case and determine whether you have a Personal Injury claim. In Florida, all Personal Injury cases are handled on a contingency basis, meaning you pay nothing — not even out-of-pocket expenses — unless we recover money for you. To get started, schedule your free consultation by calling (561) 232-2222 or by completing our contact form here.