The Law Offices of Stephen C. Brown & Associates
Free Consultations
603-841-3080

Understanding options when injured on a New Hampshire road

Safety rules and regulations have come a long way over the years, as have the safety features on new vehicles. Even so, car accidents and other incidents still occur on New Hampshire roads, as they do elsewhere in the world. Understanding your options following an accident that involves damage or injury is important to protecting your future.

Accidents can occur whether you're in a motor vehicle or not. People are injured and killed every day in truck, car and motorcycle accidents as well as train and bus accidents. Pedestrian and bicycle accidents can also be serious and even fatal. No matter what type of accident you or someone you love might be involved in, you have certain rights.

Following an accident, there is usually some type of investigation. Authorities may investigation, but civil cases can also involve attorney or other investigation. The facts uncovered by the investigation help you understand how the accident may have occurred and who may be liable for damages or injuries.

At that point, or even before, you can make a decision about filing a personal injury claim. A personal injury claim is a legal tool that lets you seek compensation from another party for damages that they may have caused. Damages may be sought from individuals, businesses and/or insurance companies.

A professional experienced in personal injury law can help you navigate the complexities of filing a suit. That can include identifying appropriate defendants, filing timely and appropriate paperwork with the courts and/or working toward a settlement. It may be tempting to handle the aftermath of a car accident or other issue quickly by settling immediately. Sometimes, however, a legal look at the matter can help you find more satisfactory options.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Serious Law for Everyday People We’re here to help. Serving the community since 1991.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

direction-icon

Rochester Office
21 South Main Street
Rochester, NH 03867

Phone: 603-841-3080
Fax: 603-330-3476
Rochester Law Office Map

Laconia Office
16 Academy Street
Laconia, NH 03246

Map & Directions

Back to Top