Some people who suffer injuries in accidents are responsible for their own harm. However, many others are seriously injured because of the actions of others without fault of their own. In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, those who have suffered serious injuries because of the negligent or wrongful acts of others have a right to recover compensation for their losses through personal injury claims. Certain family members of people who have been killed because of the negligent or wrongful actions of others also have a right to pursue damages against the person or entity that caused their loved one’s death. At Raynes & Lawn, our team of dedicated injury attorneys has represented the victims of negligence for decades and understands how to recover fair and full compensation for our clients. Our work has earned national recognition, and we strongly believe that people who have been injured by others deserve to receive full compensation for their losses.
When people in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania are injured or killed in accidents caused by the negligence of others, the victims or their family members have the right to file lawsuits and pursue damages. Personal injury or tort law provides a mechanism through which negligence victims and the families of people who are wrongfully killed can recover compensation for their resulting losses. When you file a lawsuit, you might be able to hold the defendant accountable while recovering financial compensation for your losses. There are a variety of different types of personal injury cases the attorneys at Raynes & Lawn handle. We can help you to understand the legal merits of your case and work to recover the maximum possible compensation on your behalf.
Car accidents in Lancaster County are common occurrences. However, some automobile collisions result in more than minor property damage and instead leave the victims with serious injuries. When a motorist or company is at fault for an accident, people who have been injured can pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault motorist and any entity that might also share the blame. When we receive a car accident case, we get to work immediately to investigate what happened. We regularly work closely with investigators and experts to build the strongest possible cases on our clients’ behalf.
In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, businesses and property owners have a duty to maintain their premises in a reasonably safe condition to protect lawful visitors from injuries. When a business or property owner fails to correct a known hazard or a dangerous condition that the business or property owner should reasonably have discovered, a victim who is injured as a result can file a premises liability lawsuit against the property owner or business. Premises liability includes a large variety of claims, including inadequate security, slip-and-falls, dog bites, swimming pool accidents, and more. If you were seriously injured because of a hazardous condition on the property at which you were legally present, contact Raynes & Lawn for a free case evaluation.
Physicians and other medical professionals are expected to meet the standard of care of others practicing in their fields when they treat patients. When a doctor, nurse, or other professional makes medical mistakes that leave a patient with serious injuries, the victim can file a medical malpractice lawsuit against all of those responsible. There are numerous types of medical malpractice cases the injury lawyers in Pennsylvania at Raynes & Lawn handle, including surgical errors, medication errors, wrong-site or wrong-patient surgeries, anesthesia errors, and others. If you believe that your injuries were caused by a doctor’s medical negligence, you should contact us today for a free consultation.
Unfortunately, sexual abuse continues to be a prevalent problem in both the U.S. and in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Each year, thousands of children are victimized by predators across the nation. In many cases, the perpetrators of sexual abuse are people who are trusted by their victims and their victims’ parents, including teachers, coaches, daycare staff, camp counselors, priests, and others. These predators work for respected institutions such as daycare facilities, schools, universities, churches, camps, and sports leagues. When institutions fail to protect the children entrusted to them from abuse, both they and the perpetrators should be held accountable. Filing a sexual abuse lawsuit can offer a way for the parents and children to hold those responsible accountable for their actions and recover compensation for the victims for the treatment they will need.
People who have been injured by others deserve to be compensated for their losses. If your injuries were caused by the negligence of others, contact Raynes & Lawn today for a free consultation by calling us at 1-800-535-1797.
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