Personal Injury Lawyers and Personal Injury Attorneys

Personal injury law refers to any number of damages or injuries resulting from the negligence or maliciousness of a person or persons. From slip and fall accidents to serious car crashes, from faulty products and dangerous drugs to hazardous working conditions, personal injuries occur every day.

Common types of personal injury accidents include:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Workplace accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Workers compensation
  • Medical malpractice
  • Construction accidents
  • Product liability
  • Nursing home abuse

If you or a loved one have been harmed in an accident or have suffered an injury that was the fault of another person or company, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit. An experienced personal injury lawyer can explain your rights and help you file a personal injury lawsuit.

Personal Injury Legal Guide and Information

Find Personal Injury Resources and Information

First Steps
Actions one should take immediately following an injury or accident
The Language of Accident and Injury Law
A glossary of common terms and their meanings.
Stages of a Case
Outline of the stages of a personal injury case.  This includes contacting a lawyer, finding facts, settlements, trials, and collecting damages. 
Fault and Damages
An overview of fault and damages in a Personal Injury lawsuit.
Dog Bites
Includes information on dog owner and landlord liability, dangerous dogs, what to do after a dog bite injury, and compensation available for dog bite victims.

Personal Injury Attorney Videos

Detailed Personal Injury lawyer videos help you learn more about your specific situation as well as different attorneys and their practices.

Personal Injury Official Links

Back and Neck Injury - Neck Injury
General information on neck injuries including diagnosis and treatments, research, and other resources.
Back and Neck Injury - Back Injury
General information on back injuries including diagnosis and treatments, research, and other resources
Boating Accident - United States Coast Guard
Annual statistics of reported boating accidents compiled from all fifty states by the U.S. Coast Guard - Adobe Acrobat Reader required.
Industrial Accident - Bureau of Labor Statistics
Statistics of industry illness and injuries - compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor - from 1994 through 2005.
Slip and Fall - NASD
General information on slip-and-fall injuries including prevention from the National Ag Safety Database.  
Waterfront Operations - U.S. Customs and Border Administration
Includes ports of entry from all of the fifty states.