Car accidents can turn your best day into your worst. Within seconds your life may change, both physically and financially. The possibility of suffering an injury, whether mild or severe, is high. Unexpected medical bills, property damage, and lost wages as a result of the accident can lead to financial hardship. Experienced car accident lawyers can help you through these challenging times.
The law firm of Cochran, Kroll, & Associates, P.C., is dedicated to serving the Lake Orion, MI area for all your personal injury needs, including car accidents. Our expert legal team knows the steps to build a strong case and confidently seek full damages.
Close to three million people a year are involved in motor vehicle accidents. While Michigan is a no-fault state, and you will receive a certain level of benefits from the insurance company regardless of fault, many injuries will result in expenses well beyond that amount.
Compensation types available in car crash cases include the following:
Hiring an auto accident attorney with experience in Michigan’s no-fault insurance benefits ensures you receive the full compensation you’re entitled to. If negligence is involved, you may also have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit. In addition, if something goes wrong when receiving the healthcare you need, our medical malpractice attorneys will fight for your rights.
Seeking legal advice and assistance after a car accident can help relieve the stress of doing it all yourself. Our expert attorneys are ready to help and are just a phone call away. Call us today at 866-MICH-LAW to schedule your free consultation.
A young couple from Monroe, Michigan, was awarded a $15.8 million verdict as the result of their baby son, Jason, being inflicted with Cerebral Palsy as the result of an error during the final stages of a labor.
Oakland County, Michigan
While in the hospital a mother of three was not properly treated for a closed-head injury causing her untimely death.
A Livonia pedestrian recovered $1.4 million when he was struck by a commercial van resulting in a traumatic brain injury in Redford, Michigan.
Wayne County, Michigan
Patient suffered cardiac arrest and brain damage when a hospital failed to recognize internal bleeding and treatment was delayed for more than 14 hours.
Tuscola County, Michigan
A Tuscola County jury awarded $3.3 million to a severely brain injured motorist as the result of a defective Michigan highway.
A seventeen-year-old construction worker suffered a traumatic brain injury resulting from a fall in Flint, Michigan, and was awarded $1.25 million.
Wayne County, Michigan
Middle-aged woman suffered severe disfiguring facial burns from a simple surgical procedure.
Child developed cerebral palsy with developmental delays due to lack of oxygen and brain injury during labor and delivery.
A Westland construction worker recovered $1.5 million after sustaining a traumatic brain injury while on a construction site in Detroit, Michigan.
A Marlette, Michigan, family reached a $1.3 million settlement in the traffic death of their 5-year-old son when they were struck by a semi truck.
The misdiagnosis of breast cancer resulted in a Redford, Michigan, woman recovering $225,000.
A construction worker redeemed his worker’s compensation case for $125,000 in Detroit, Michigan.
A paraplegic woman from Monroe, Michigan, recovered Michigan no-fault benefits including the purchase of a new home and attendant care in excess of $400,000.
Brighton, Michigan; Detroit, Michigan
A Brighton family recovered $1.3 million and a Detroit family recovered $900,000 as the result of birth injuries and medical malpractice to their children.
Bay City, Michigan
A Bay City grandmother was awarded $80,000 following an auto accident resulting in a broken leg.