Olive Branch Personal Injury Lawyer
If you have driven through Olive Branch, Mississippi, recently, you have likely seen a car wreck on I-55 or at a busy intersection like U.S. 51 and Horn Lake Road. Unfortunately, many of the more than 26,000 people who reside in Olive Branch suffer injuries each day, whether riding in a car, working, or undergoing medical treatment. At Nahon, Saharovich & Trotz, our Olive Branch personal injury lawyers are dedicated to helping these victims and more be made whole by the person or entity responsible for causing their harm. Our injury attorneys have multiple Mississippi offices, and for more than 25 years, many of our clients have come from North Mississippi.Recovering Fair Compensation for Your Injuries
For over 25 years, Nahon, Saharovich & Trotz has represented injured parties. While insurance adjusters and defense attorneys have obligations to their respective insureds and clients, our lawyers are dedicated to fighting for injured victims only. We represent people injured in many different ways, including:
- Car accidents
- Truck accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Nursing home negligence
- Workers’ compensation
- Product liability
- Social Security Disability
- Premises liability, including slip and fall and negligent security
Each personal injury case will have its own legal standard under which certain elements will need to be established. Mississippi law, like other states, places the burden of proof on the plaintiff. All claims have a strict statute of limitation, meaning the claim can be dismissed if it is not filed within the appropriate amount of time.
Many people hurt in a car or truck accident in Olive Branch will seek emergency medical treatment at Methodist Olive Branch Hospital, which opened in 2013. Their address is 4250 Bethel Road, Olive Branch, MS 38654. Their phone number is (662) 932-9000. Auto or trucking accident victims may be entitled to damages for medical bills (including emergency room treatment, physical therapy, surgery, etc.), lost wages, and pain and suffering, among others. An experienced personal injury attorney in the Olive Branch area can advise you as to which damages may apply to your case. If you were hurt on the job, you should report your injury to your employer immediately. The Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission states workplace injuries should be reported within 30 days of the date of injury. Injured workers can recover benefits for medical bills, wage loss, and permanent disability.
Certain case types may require expert testimony in order to prove liability. These are often medical malpractice and nursing home neglect. You may have grounds to assert a medical malpractice claim if a doctor or physician erroneously performed a medical procedure, misdiagnosed a condition, failed to accurately diagnose a condition, or prescribed the wrong medication, thereby causing harm. Similarly, nursing homes can fall below their standard of care by allowing patients to become dehydrated, malnourished, develop bed sores, or otherwise deteriorate in health.Let a Personal Injury Lawyer in the Olive Branch Area Explain How We Can Help You
If you or a loved one has suffered injury because another person or corporation was careless or reckless, call Nahon, Saharovich & Trotz today. Our Olive Branch personal injury attorneys are ready to take your call, and we can be reached 24/7. We offer a free consultation where one of our attorneys can help determine which cause of action you may be able to assert. Sometimes, an injured victim may have multiple ways to recover fair compensation, which is why our firm always investigates all potential sources of recovery for damages and/or benefits. Let our devoted staff show you why NST is the way to go – call 800-529-4004 or complete our online form to schedule your free consultation with a motor vehicle collision lawyer or get assistance with another personal injury claim today.