With so many vehicles on the roads today, the likelihood that you’ll have an accident is higher. While many accidents are simple fender benders, yours could be a crash with serious injuries.
Knowing where to turn after a serious car accident can make all the difference in how quickly you recover. Serving the Madison Heights, MI area, the accident attorneys at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C., have experience handling auto accident cases, including those involving serious injuries. We focus on getting you back on track and obtaining the compensation you need and deserve following an auto accident.
There are many types of car crashes, whether you drive mostly on highways or back roads.
According to the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration), speeding contributed to approximately one-third of all auto accident fatalities over the last two decades. In addition to speeding, common types and causes of motor vehicle accidents include:
Multi-vehicle accidents are also a regular occurrence on highways. More than one driver may be at fault for the accident in these types of accidents, adding more complications to an already stressful situation.
Regardless of who or what caused the accident, the personal injury lawyers with Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. law firm are familiar with the factors surrounding each type and know just what to do next.
While Michigan is a no-fault state and you will receive certain benefits regardless of who caused the accident, you may not receive enough to cover all your medical expenses, lost time at work, and repair your property. Our experienced personal injury and car accident attorneys know the steps to take to claim the compensation you rightfully deserve after an accident.
In addition to working with insurance companies, our attorneys can file a personal injury claim or wrongful death claim for you if needed.
The legal team at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C., can help you sort through the chaos that follows a car accident and obtain rightful workers compensation. Give our Michigan law office a call today at 866-MICH-LAW to arrange a 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.