Matadores Law

Accident & Injury Lawyers in Maywood, CA

Everyone wishes to get through life without experiencing any serious injuries, however, with population growth, increase in traffic, and growing infrastructures, accidents are inevitable.  At Matadores accident and injury lawyers, standing up for the rights of our community members is our number one priority.

If you or a loved one were injured due to someone else’s negligence, were involved an auto accident, slipped, and fell in a retail store, or have lost a loved one through the carelessness of another – you need to call Matadores accident and injury lawyers in Maywood, CA to insure you’ll receive the appropriate medical attention necessary to protect your quality of life and the highest compensation you deserve.

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Our Lawyers Serve All Of Maywood. We Will Travel To You

Our Personal Injury Lawyers represents clients throughout Maywood and Los Angeles. Our lawyers and staff will travel to you at home or the hospital.

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    Why Should You Call a Maywood Accident And Injury Lawyer?

    If you’ve suffered an injury caused by another individual, you may have several questions that need to be answered. Some of the most common questions personal injury victims ask themselves before calling a lawyer include:

    • • What is the personal injury claim process?
    • • Do I need an attorney?
    • • How will my medical bills get paid?
    • • Will I get reimbursed for lost wages?
    • • Is it okay to give a statement to the Insurance company?
    • • How much is my personal Injury case worth?
    • • Is it worth the time and effort to get a lawyer?

    Soon after you have obtained medical attention, it is critical that you contact an experienced attorney at Matadores accident and injury lawyers in Maywood, CA to obtain important information regarding your situation. When you contact our law firm, you will speak to a knowledgeable member of our team who will provide you with a legal perspective on your case.

    It is important not to give a statement to the Insurance company, as it can be held against you. Insurance companies aim to settle their insured’s claims for as little money possible before the injured party speaks to a personal injury lawyer. It is well known that plaintiffs represented by a personal injury lawyer obtain substantially larger settlements than those who aim to settle their claim on their own.

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    Most Frequent Accidents Seen by a Maywood accident and Injury Lawyer

    There are numerous causes that lead to the injury of others. In Maywood, CA the most common are auto accidents. Whether people are speeding, driving under the influence, distracted, or lost in a fit of road rage, auto accidents are one of the leading causes for hospitalizations. Auto accident-related injuries are only one of many cases that Matadores accident and injury lawyers handle, others include:

    Several of these accidents can potentially leave people with devastating injuries. If you or a loved one have been injured by the careless act of another, call Matadores accident and injury lawyers and speak to a compassionate and knowledgeable lawyer today.

    Maywood Accident and Injury Lawyers

    Maywood, CA at a Glance

    With a population of nearly 28,000 residents, Maywood is considered the 3rd smallest incorporated city in Los Angeles County. It is bordered by Bell, Vernon, Huntington Park and Commerce and has the highest population of Latinos and immigrants.

    The name Maywood was assigned to the city for a woman named May Wood who worked for the real estate company that helped develop the 2300 acres of ranch space into home tracts.

    Due to a high number of pedestrian commuters, Maywood, CA has an inordinate number of pedestrian and bicycle injuries.

    Every day, Maywood residents are put at unjustifiable risk of accidents or injuries simply from walking out their doors. Facing a risk of accident or injury in Maywood, CA, it is important to know your legal rights and options for legal recourse if you ever find yourself the victim of someone else’s negligence. That’s why contacting Matadores accident and injury lawyers for legal advice should be your first action if you or a loved one is seriously injured in an accident, on the road, or elsewhere.

    Most Common Maywood Injuries

    The primary type of physical injuries noted by Matadores accident and injury lawyers in Maywood, CA consist of serious injuries. There are various factors that determine the severity and outcomes of such. A range of these factors include, but are not limited to, speed and force and impact surface and point of impact. Take for example a speeding vehicle that loses control and strikes a light pole. Both, the driver, and the passenger are ejected from the vehicle. The driver is tossed onto grass and lands in such a manner that he fractures his leg. The extent of his injuries won’t be as severe as those of his passenger, who was tossed into the air and impaled on the spikes of an iron gate, resulting in a punctured lung, fractured ribs, and several lacerations.

    Some of the injuries endured by clients who have retained Matadores accident and injury lawyers in Maywood, CA consist of, but are not limited to:

    • • Back and spinal cord injuries
    • • Broken bones
    • • Head and neck injuries (Skull fracture and traumatic brain injuries)
    • • Internal injuries
    • • Loss of motor ability
    • • Nerve damage
    • • Psychological injuries
    • • Severe scarring and/or deformation

    Common Causes of Auto Accidents

    Auto accidents can be caused by a range of different factors and situations. Common causes of car crashes include:

    • Distracted driving is the number one cause of car collisions. Activities such as texting talking on the phone or applying make-up all while behind the wheel.
    • Speeding is considered the second most common cause of car accidents.
    • Drunk driving is the leading cause of roadway fatalities, according to Mothers against drunk driving.
    • Reckless driving occurs when a  driver changes lanes too quickly, drives aggressively, tailgates, or operates a vehicle/truck in a reckless manner.
    • Poor weather conditions lead to poor visibility and slippery road surfaces.
    • Motor vehicle design defects can lead to a number of different difficulties on the road.  numerous driving .
    • Driving the wrong wayon a street or freeway.
    • Failure to follow traffic lights and signs such as stop signs at a four-way stop.
    • Teenage drivers are often overly confident and lack driving experience.
    • Older drivers with poor eyesight or a health condition that makes it hard to drive.
    • Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, including prescription drugs and marihuana.
    • Tire blowouts, which can cause an unexpected swerve and slowing of a vehicle.
    • Animal crossings such as deer, are a common sight in some areas of California. 
    • Construction zones can be confusing to all drivers if not properly marked.

    Why Should You Hire A Maywood Accident and Injury Attorney

    Matadores accident and injury lawyers will take a striving approach towards building your case while helping you obtain the best medical treatments and the maximum compensation possible for your agony and distress.  At Matadores accident and injury lawyers, we believe in standing by your side every step of the way.

    We work on a contingency basis, which means there is no cost or fee to obtain our services. You only pay when we win your case. Contact us or call us at (323)402-1000 to see how we can help you.

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