You have been seriously injured in an accident in Homewood. It does not matter what kind of accident it was – they all end up with the same results. An injured person who often plays a substantial role in the household in terms of paying the bills causes problems for the entire family. Loss of work, pain and suffering, stress, emotional overload – it should all be compensated if someone else’s conduct or behavior resulted in your injuries.
The Illinois Pattern Jury Instructions have itemized categories that outline when an injured victim can recover damages in a personal injury lawsuit. Those categories include:
Our Homewood personal injury attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group have heard these stipulations explained in the courtroom of many of our past clients’ cases, so we are very aware of them. We understand what it takes to prove a personal injury case in Homewood and how to ensure our clients receive every penny of compensation they are entitled to under Illinois law.
When a jury awards a verdict in a personal injury case in Homewood, Illinois, there is a chance it could be reduced if you are found to be at fault for any percentage of the accident that caused your injuries. This is because Illinois allows juries to figure comparative negligence into personal injury lawsuit verdicts. If the jury finds that you are liable for a certain percentage of the accident, they will reduce the full amount of compensation you would have been entitled to by the percentage that you are found negligent.
When you have an experienced and skilled Homewood personal injury attorney, your chances of getting the maximum amount of compensation available under the law are much higher. The
Homewood personal injury attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group work tirelessly to ensure that our clients are not undercut with high amounts of comparative negligence percentages. We work to prove that the other party was completely at fault for the accident that caused our client’s injuries and we fight every defense of innocence that the defendant’s plea to ensure that our client will receive the highest payouts possible.
If you or someone you care about has suffered injuries due to the negligence of another party, you need a tough and aggressive personal injury attorney on your side. Contact the personal injury attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group or fill out our online form and one of our attorneys will get in contact with you as soon as possible.
for a young lady who was run over by a private waste hauling company while crossing the street.
for a client injured in a 2005 Metra train derailment case.
for a client whose family was killed by a street sweeper that ran a red light.
for a premises liability accident resulting in below the knee amputation.
for a woman who was hit by a car while crossing the street.
for a client who was injured on the CTA red line train.
for a client who had lawyers at another law firm trying to settle the accident case for only $60,000.
for a client who was crushed between two cars nearly severing off her leg.
for a client whose son was accidentally run over by her husband as he backed out of their driveway.
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