Buda, Texas Personal and Child Injury Lawyer
There are a number of ways that children in Buda may be injured due to the negligence of others. Hundreds of children in Buda are injured in auto accidents every year. Children may drown or suffer near-fatal drowning incidents in swimming pools, hot tubs and spas, when they are left unsupervised by caregivers and other adults. They can be injured by defective products, including toys that pose choking hazards or contain high concentrations of lead. They may suffer dog bites and other animal attacks, and suffer injuries in daycare centers. Injuries may be caused by defective equipment, or due to the carelessness of school staff.
In all these cases, there are persons who are responsible for the injuries and trauma that your child has suffered. A Buda child injury lawyer can help identify and hold the parties that are responsible for these injuries, liable in a claim.
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Most motor vehicle accidents in Buda can be traced to reckless or speeding drivers. However, there has recently been an increase in the number of accidents caused by persons who are distracted while driving. The vast majority of accidents end with minor injuries and property damage. However, many accidents end with injuries that require a visit to the hospital, catastrophic injuries, or even fatalities.
Being injured in an accident may mean not just heavy medical expenses in the form of hospital costs and medication expenses, but also potentially lost income because of lost days from work. A Buda car accident attorney should be able to factor in all your losses in your car accident claim, and recover the compensation you deserve.
Any person can be the victim of a dog bite, although most victims are children. Pet dogs are involved in most dog bite cases that Buda dog bite lawyers come across. Most of these attacks occur as the result of irresponsible dog ownership. In these cases, owners have not bothered to provide their pet dogs enough space to exercise, or adequate opportunities for training and socialization. As a result, these dogs are uncomfortable around human beings and other dogs, or aggressive from lack of exercise.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Food and Drug Administration and other federal agencies charged with ensuring the safety of consumer, pharmaceutical and other products have regulations that are intended to serve as guidelines for manufacturers and importers of these products. However, in spite of these regulations, and in spite of laws that protect consumers, several people in the Buda region are injured every year from the use of defective products, including toys, pharmaceutical drugs, medical devices, and auto defects. An experienced Buda product liability lawyer can help file a defective products claim to recover compensation for your injuries.
Serious or Catastrophic Injury
Most injuries that occur in auto accidents involve simple fractures, wounds, cuts, lacerations and other injuries that can be treated and completely cured. However, there's another category of injuries that requires lifelong medical care and attention, and even 24-hour assisted care. These catastrophic injuries include moderate and severe brain injuries and spinal cord injuries that can dramatically impact a person's ability to lead a normal life. In such cases, a Buda catastrophic injury lawyer can help you recover not just immediate medical expenses, but also compensation for the person’s lost income, as well as compensation for any future expenses.
There’s no amount of money that can make up for the loss of a loved one, but when the death has been caused due to reckless or negligent conduct of another person or entity, then survivors may be eligible for monetary compensation that helps ease the financial strain brought on by the loss. Survivors or the victim’s estate can file a wrongful death lawsuit that allows them to claim compensation for lost income, pain and suffering before death, funeral and burial expenses and other losses. A Buda wrongful death lawyer can factor in all your losses, helping you recover your rightful compensation for the same.