Elder Abuse/Bedsores & Pressure Sores
If you notice that your loved one has suffered injuries, such as broken bones, fractures, bruises or cuts, there are only so many reasonable explanations that can be offered. When such injuries seem to recur and become consistent, you should certainly be suspect of whatever is going on. Needless to say, these can be signs that your loved one is being deliberately abused at worst or carelessly neglected at best. Bedsores & pressure sores are too common at facilities that care for our elderly population. COVID is not an excuse for the neglect that causes these skin ulcers which can be fatal if not treated.
David works with other attorneys in the State to fight for your rights if you or your loved one suffers from any form of elder abuse at the hands of caregivers at a nursing home, assisted living, skilled nursing, hospital or other facility.
Auto Accidents & Personal Injury
If you’ve incurred a personal injury due to the fault or negligence of another person or business entity, you are entitled to file a personal injury claim for compensation of your damages. Damages typically include pain and suffering, medical expenses and lost wages. Most personal injury cases fall under tort law and include car accidents, medical malpractice and products liability. Attorney David Crawford is an experienced personal injury lawyer who has won many awards for his clients. As a matter of fact, most personal injury cases reach settlement before ever going to trial.
Car Accident Cases
When you try to collect for damages from the other party’s insurance company, you can be sure that they will gunning for their own insured and company. Expect to hear that you were at least partially responsible for the collision and anticipate getting a low ball settlement offer. That’s just the way insurance companies operate. With an attorney like David Crawford on your side, you’ll get fair compensation. He knows how to negotiate with insurance company representatives. And if a fair offer isn’t made, he’s ready to battle it out in the courtroom on your behalf. Attorney David Crawford is a strong litigator in the courtroom.
When someone dies due to the fault of an entity or another individual, the survivors may be able to bring a wrongful death lawsuit. This type of lawsuit seeks compensation for the survivors’ loss, such as funeral expenses, lost wages and lost companionship. Survivors include spouses, dependents, children and living partners. Wrongful death claims involve all types of fatal accidents from complex medical malpractice to simple car accidents. When companies, persons and governmental agencies act intentionally or negligently and cause death to another, they are legally responsible.
Whether you or a loved one have incurred an injury due to the fault of another, turn to the Law Office of David Crawford for the best advice and representation. He will carefully evaluate your situation and let you know right upfront if you have a credible claim. If so, you can feel confident that he is committed to attaining justice for you or your loved one. Let his in-depth knowledge of tort law, astute negotiation skills and experience work for you.