Information from a Long Beach Personal Injury Lawyer
When someone is injured in such a way that his or her skin is removed from
the muscle and tissue below, it is called a degloving injury. In general,
non-fatal degloving injuries only affect arms, legs, fingers, and toes.
These injuries cause intense pain to the victim and may lead to partial
or total disability. Degloving injuries can happen in on the job accidents, or in
car accidents or
bicycle accidents. Unfortunately, Long Beach has a high rate of car accidents and an even
higher rate of motorcycle accidents and bike accidents, so these injuries
are not as rare as they should be.
When a degloving injury is caused by negligence, the victim is entitled
to compensation for his or her medical bills, long-term medical costs,
lost income, and emotional pain. Degloving injuries are incredibly rare,
so it is important that you have legal representation who understands
the severity of the injury and how it will affect your life as you recover.
Caring Legal Attention
The Long Beach accident attorneys at
McGee, Lerer & Associates are concerned with one thing: your rights as a victim. When you've
been hurt in an accident through no fault of your own, you should not
have to pay hospital and additional medical costs on top of enduring physical
pain and working on recovering. We are a family-oriented firm: Founded
by a husband and wife team, we are dedicated to protecting individuals
and their families from financial ruin due to an accident.
Combined, we have more than 38 years of experience representing
serious injury victims in Long Beach. We have seen firsthand how difficult it is for someone
to go up alone against an insurance company to recover damages. Let our
expertise help you. We've worked with countless victims to recover
just compensation for their injuries. Some of our clients have won multimillion-dollar
We know that this is a stressful, confusing, and financially difficult
time. All of our cases are taken on a contingency-fee basis, so you won't
have to worry about paying us unless we win your case. We also provide
a case evaluation free of charge.
Call us today to find out more about how we can help you win your case.