Individuals who are involved in an automobile accident in Nevada County may have a tough road ahead of them. They may need to seek medical treatment, which can be expensive and time consuming. They may be unable to work, and may need help with normal daily tasks. They may also need to make a claim against the party or parties who are responsible for the accident, which can be difficult and time consuming for those who choose to do it themselves. They must gather evidence, make a claim, and attempt settlement or a court case. They may be tempted to settle the case for a smaller amount than it is worth in order to put the ordeal behind them.
Unfortunately, automobile accidents are not uncommon in Nevada County. In Nevada County, there were 6 deaths and almost 400 injuries from automobile accidents in 2011. There were also numerous pedestrian deaths and injuries, injuries to bicyclists, and deaths and injuries to motorcyclists.
However, there is help available for those who are injured in an accident in Nevada County, including those in Nevada City, Grass Valley, Penn Valley, and Truckee. Liberty Law is a personal injury law firm based out of Oakland and San Francisco. Micha Star Liberty helps accident victims, including those who are injured in car wrecks, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, SUV accidents, and bicycle accidents.
Micha Star Liberty of Liberty Law helps accident victims pursue their claims against the responsible parties. Liberty Law can directly work with insurance companies or can take the case to court. The professionals at Liberty Law have significant experience in determining which parties are responsible and pursuing claims against the negligent drivers involved. This allows the accident victims to focus their attention on healing, rather than worrying about pursuing a personal injury case.
Micha Star Liberty also works with other victims of both negligent and intentional misconduct. This includes those who have been injured by defective products, such as dangerous medical devices or medications. Victims of police misconduct, elder abuse, nursing home abuse, or sexual abuse also may have legal claims to pursue. Liberty Law also works with those who have been injured through malpractice, including medical malpractice and professional malpractice.
Another area of law in which Liberty Law helps clients is in the area of employment law. Employers and employees may have legal questions or disputes related to employment. Liberty Law helps employers with drafting employment handbooks and contracts, as well as providing opinions on legal issues and helping with workplace investigations.
Liberty Law also helps protect the rights of those employees who have had their legal rights violated. If an employee faces harassment or discrimination at work, and it is based on an illegal reason such as age, race, sex, religion, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin and more, the employee may be able to file a claim against the employer. Micha Star Liberty also helps employees who have been constructively discharged, or has been retaliated against in the workplace. Some employees unfortunately aren’t sufficiently paid for their hours worked or are denied pay for sick leave, vacation or overtime in violation of the law.
If you are in Nevada County, California, and are seeking an attorney with experience in car accident cases or other accident cases, or with employment related questions, call Liberty Law at 510-645-1000 or 415-896-1000. Micha Star Liberty has significant experience in helping Nevada County accident victims, and will be happy to help with your case. Call her today.