Personal Injury Law in Boone, North Carolina
When you are injured in an accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our law firm can help you investigate your claim and determine who is liable for your injuries. We will then work to get you the compensation that you deserve. If someone else’s negligence caused the accident, you might also be able to file a lawsuit against the responsible party.
Statute of Limitations for North Carolina Personal Injury Claims
In North Carolina, you typically have three years from the date of your accident to file a personal injury lawsuit. You will be barred from recovery if you do not file within this timeframe. This is why speaking with a personal injury attorney immediately after your accident and discussing the statute of limitations in your particular case is important. We can help ensure that your claim is filed on time and that you get the full and fair compensation you are entitled to.
Cases Our Boone Personal Injury Attorneys Handle
Our attorneys have experience handling various personal injury claims, including:
Motor Vehicle Accidents
In 2020 there were:
- 643 car accidents in Boone with 165 injuries and 4 fatalities
- 25 crashes involved alcohol, with 11 injuries and 2 fatalities
- There were 2 pedestrian accidents and 1 bicycle accident
Even in smaller cities like Boone, car accidents are a leading cause of personal injury. If you have been injured in a car accident, our lawyers can help you protect your rights.
Employment law is the area of law that governs the employer-employee relationship. This includes issues like wages, hours, working conditions, and benefits. It also covers things like discrimination, harassment, and wrongful termination. If you have been mistreated at work, our firm can help you seek justice.
A wrongful death claim is a type of personal injury lawsuit filed when someone dies due to another person’s negligence or intentional actions. If you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s fault, our firm can help you get justice.
Other Boone Personal Injury Cases We Handle
- Child Injuries
- Construction Defects
- Dog Bites
- Work Injuries
- Construction Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Whistleblower Claims
- Consumer Litigation
What to Expect During Your Initial Consultation
The first step in any personal injury case is to seek legal counsel. We offer free initial consultations at The Law Offices of Jason E. Taylor. During your initial consultation, we will:
- Listen to the details of your case
- Answer any questions you have
- Explain your legal options
- Discuss the value of your claim
- Help you determine if filing a lawsuit is right for you
There is no charge for your initial consultation and no obligation to hire our firm. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation.
Damages You Can Collect in Your Claim
In a personal injury lawsuit, you can collect economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages, like medical bills and lost wages, have a specific monetary value. Non-economic damages are those that do not have a specific monetary value, like pain and suffering.
What is My Boone Personal Injury Case Worth?
The value of your case will depend on several factors, including:
- The severity of your injuries
- The amount of medical bills you have incurred
- The amount of wages you have lost
- Whether you will need future medical treatment
- The impact your injuries have had on your life
At The Law Offices of Jason E. Taylor, we will work with you to help you determine the value of your case. We will then fight to get you the total compensation you are entitled to.
Contact Our Boone Personal Injury Lawyers
If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you need an experienced personal injury lawyer on your side. The lawyers at The Law Offices of Jason E. Taylor have more than 25 years of experience handling personal injury claims in Boone and the surrounding areas. We know how to negotiate with the insurance company to ensure you get the compensation you deserve. We will work tirelessly to get you the compensation you deserve.
Please reach out to us today to schedule your free initial consultation. We will not charge you anything unless we recover compensation for you.