When you are looking for a personal injury attorney in Jackson MS there are several things you should consider. We think that three categories should be given specific attention: Accessibility of the Attorney, Practice Areas of the Firm, and Reviews by Former Clients.
Bicyclists in Mississippi have been on unequal footing with cars and trucks on the roadway for too long. Recent changes in the law provide additional protections for bicyclists in Mississippi and have classified bicyclists as a vehicle for the purposes of passing and yielding the right of way. Those injured on a bike by a car need to speak with a Jackson Bicycle Wreck Attorney to protect and bring your claim.
Car Accident Lawyer Jackson, MS: There are around 600 fatal car wrecks in Mississippi each year. There are far more wrecks resulting in injuries which can include life altering disability. Mississippi requires that drivers carry minimum insurance of $25,000.00 per person $50,000.00 per wreck. If you or a loved one have been injured in a car wreck contact a Mississippi Car Wreck Attorney for a free, no-obligation consultation.
Those wrecks involving an 18-wheeler or other big rig is going to involve substantial forces and impact. 18-wheeler and tractor trailer drivers (operators) are required to follow strict guidelines to ensure that they are not driving while fatigued, distracted, dangerously, or under the influence of any substance. Contact a Mississippi 18-wheeler attorney to get your life back on track and help pay lost work and medical bills after a wreck.
Death due to someone else’s mistake is painful and leaves behind family members who attempt to replace an income, and can never replace the loss of a loved one. This process can be difficult for family members who are just attempting to get by day to day, and is filled with unexpected pitfalls. If your loved one’s death was caused by someone else’s negligence or mistake it may be best to consult a Mississippi Death Attorney today.
Mississippi and Federal Statutes provide benefits for those who have been injured while at work. These Worker’s Compensation benefits differ from state to state but in Mississippi they include replacing wages, paying for medical treatment related to the injury, and providing compensation for ongoing disability through settlement of the worker’s compensation claim. If you are injured at work, however it happened, contact us.
Injuries that occur due to a failure of the premise owner to repair or maintain their property or properly secure their property that results in injuries is often referred to as Premises Liability. These injuries include hold ups, muggings, and slip and fall or trip and fall cases. The owner of the property may be required to pay whatever damages were sustained by the injured person if it is shown that the owner or business knew or should have known about the dangerous condition and did not do enough to prevent the injury.
Sometimes products just don’t work the way that they were intended to. This can be a result of a defect in manufacturing, or a defect in the original design of the product. Serious injuries occur with all sorts of products, and often the company that produces the product knew about the danger and yet did nothing to protect the consumer.
There are many possible pitfalls and liabilities involved in the modern business. At a certain point it becomes necessary to take a look at the big picture in your business and see where holes need to be plugged concerning liability, training, policy and employment practices or how to protect copyright and trademark interests.
Along with offering Will drafting and Estate Planning services, our firm makes an effort to protect those who are the least able to protect themselves. We offer services including living wills, power of attorney, conservatorships and many other solutions to the kinds of issues that arise for those who are growing older.