Gerber, California Personal Injury Lawyers

Mr. Travis E. Stroud
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Corning, CA Personal Injury Attorney with 7 years experience
(530) 838-0828 1305 Solano Street
Corning, CA 96021
Personal Injury, Agricultural, Bankruptcy and Family
CAL Northern School of Law
At TravisStroudLaw, we are customer orientated, result driven. We practice Family Law, Personal Injury, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation, Unlawful Detainers.
Rolland Louis Papendick
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Red Bluff, CA Personal Injury Attorney with 45 years experience
(530) 529-1327 905 Washington St
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Personal Injury and Criminal
Northwestern Univ School of Law
Orland, CA Personal Injury Attorney with 42 years experience
(530) 824-1000 1165 Hoff Way # 203
Orland, CA 95963
Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Consumer and Social Security Disability
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Red Bluff, CA Personal Injury Attorney with 34 years experience
(530) 527-1117 PO Box 1110
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Personal Injury
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Red Bluff, CA Personal Injury Lawyer with 46 years experience
(530) 527-2740 715 Madison St
PO Box 1076
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Personal Injury, Divorce and Family
Univ of Idaho COL
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.

Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.