Getting into a vehicle accident can be an incredibly stressful experience for victims. Unfortunately, vehicle accidents are not uncommon in and around the Philadelphia area. In addition to these fatalities, there were thousands of injuries caused by vehicle accidents. Whether you are a Pennsylvania resident or an out-of-state driver traveling through Pennsylvania, we can help you recover compensation after a vehicle accident injury.
The lawyers at Soloff & Zervanos, P.C., have helped thousands of vehicle accident victims get the compensation they need. No matter how complex the case, we have the experience to determine liability and hold the negligent parties accountable. To schedule a free consultation with a Lancaster motor vehicle accident attorney, please call 215-929-7216.
We Have Experience With All Types Of Vehicle Accidents
After a vehicle accident, you may be entitled to collect damages for medical bills, lost income, property damage, pain and suffering, and additional related expenses. We will work hard to help accident victims and their families when they have suffered serious injuries or wrongful death from motor vehicle accidents.
Our attorneys handle cases involving car accidents, truck accidents and all other types of vehicle accidents. In most cases, accidents are caused by a driver’s negligence — people are engaging in distracted driving, driving under the influence, speeding or other dangerous activities.
We also serve accident victims and their families in major catastrophic accidents involving trains, mechanical failures, motorcycle accidents and pedestrian accidents.
We are skilled trial lawyers who will work to obtain a settlement out of court so you can receive the maximum compensation possible. However, when an insurance company will not offer a fair settlement, we will battle for you in court. We are always prepared to take a case to trial when that is in our clients’ best interests.
How Often Do Philadelphia Vehicle Accidents Occur?
When we turn to data available from the latest reporting year provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, we can see that there was more than 128,000 total vehicle crashes reported. Over the last five years of data gathered, total annual vehicle crash statistics have remained fairly constant. During the latest year, there were 1,190 total fatalities and 78,219 total injuries as a result of traffic collisions across the Commonwealth.
Common Philadelphia Vehicle Accident Injuries
Most vehicle accidents result in only minor injuries for victims. However, that is not always the case. Unfortunately, several thousand people across Pennsylvania sustained serious vehicle accident injuries and require extensive medical care. At Soloff & Zervanos, P.C., it is not uncommon for our Philadelphia motor vehicle accident lawyers to help clients who have sustained the following:
- Broken and dislocated bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Open head wounds
- Whiplash and other neck and back injuries
- Severe lacerations
- Internal organ damage or internal bleeding
- and more
Each of these injuries can lead to a victim requiring extensive medical care. In many cases, a vehicle accident injury will cause short- or long-term disabilities, rendering a victim unable to return to work or enjoy their daily activities.
How Much Is Your Philadelphia Vehicle Crash Worth?
When determining how much a Philadelphia vehicle accident cases worth, it is important to note that no two vehicle accidents are exactly alike. Various factors go into calculating how much a case is worth. At Soloff & Zervanos, P.C., our Philadelphia motor vehicle accident lawyers regularly help clients secure the following:
- Compensation for all crash-related medical bills
- Lost income if they are unable to work
- General household out-of-pocket expenses incurred
- Pain and suffering damages
- Loss of personal enjoyment damages
If you or somebody you care about has been injured in a vehicle accident caused by the negligence of another person in Philadelphia, contact the team at Soloff & Zervanos, P.C. today. We pledge to conduct a full investigation into your case so we can obtain maximum compensation on your behalf. We are not afraid to take on aggressive insurance carriers or at-fault parties, and we will certainly take your case to trial if necessary.