Personal Injury

Personal Injury

Being in any type of accident can leave one frightened, hopeless and seriously injured. Facing expensive medical bills and an inability to work, an accident victim may feel as though he or she has nowhere to turn. Fortunately, an accident victim can contact a Riverside personal injury attorney at the Law Offices of Sklar & Sklar for help.

Helping victims of serious accidents and injuries is what the attorneys at Sklar & Sklar are committed to doing. These victims need a voice and a face in the courtroom and in negotiations with insurance companies in order to have a chance of receiving the full amount of compensation they should be entitled to. At Sklar & Sklar, this is exactly the service that the compassionate, yet aggressive personal injury lawyers provide.

Injured? Consult a Personal Injury Attorney

An individual who takes the time to consult a Palm Springs accident attorney at the Law Offices of Sklar & Sklar will have the benefit of discussing his or her accident with a seasoned professional who will understand what to do and who can provide much needed comfort and reassurance. In the face of a serious accident and injury, the last thing a victim should have to deal with is an antagonistic insurance company that is trying to delay or deny payment on a valid claim. A personal injury lawyer can represent a victim and take legal action in order to help him or her recover maximum compensation.

The Law Offices of Sklar & Sklar: Accident & Injury Lawyers

The accident and injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Sklar & Sklar take on all types of personal injury claims for clients throughout Riverside County and the surrounding areas, including:

  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Pedestrial Accidents
  • Slip and Fall Injuries
  • Dog Bites
  • Premises Liability
  • Negligent Security
  • Workplace Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Burn Injuries
  • Brain Injuries
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Birth Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Product Liability

The attorneys at Sklar & Sklar are experienced in helping clients with personal injury claims and take on these cases throughout Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Indian Wells, Indio, Coachella, Joshua Tree, Morongo Valley, Banning, Desert Hot Springs, Beaumont, Moreno Valley, Thousand Palms, Bermuda Dunes, and Twentynine Palms.

Recent Personal Injury Case Results

Motorcycle vs. Auto Wrongful Death

Client, a dependent surviving mother, sued a driver in a fatal vehicle accident in Santa Monica, California resulting in the death of her daughter. Client’s daughter was riding her motorcycle on a public street when defendant driver made an illegal u-turn in front of the motorcycle causing motorcycle to broadside the vehicle, killing Client’s daughter.

Case Result: Seven Figure Settlement.

Pedestrian vs. Auto

Client, a young mother of several children, was struck by a vehicle driving recklessly in a residential neighborhood while putting her children into her vehicle. Defendant driver was intoxicated at the time he was driving. Client was hospitalized and suffered severe injuries requiring physical therapy.

Case Result: High Six Figure Settlement.

Pedestrian vs. Auto

Client, a young marine, was injured on a military base by vehicle which struck him as he was crossing in a designated cross walk. Client suffered a right knee ACL tear and underwent a right knee arthroscopically assisted ACL reconstruction. A lengthy rehabilitation ensued. Client sued driver and owners of vehicle.

Case Result: Six Figure Settlement.

Retail Safety, Trip and Fall

Client tripped and fell on shoes which were in a cluttered aisle of in a well-known national clothing store chain. As a result of the fall, client broke her hip and required surgical intervention and extensive rehabilitation. Sklar & Sklar contended that defendant store maintained shoe department in an unsafe manner and was aware of constant clutter causing an unsafe condition.

Case Result: Six Figure Settlement.