Lehigh Valley & Lancaster Area Personal Injury Lawyers

A personal injury is simple a legal category that covers bodily injuries due to someone’s negligence, which makes proving negligence the most imperative part of a personal injury case. This includes auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, premises liability injuries, death claims, worksite injuries or workplace injuries, industrial negligence, and other cases where someone was owed a duty of care that was breached, leading to injury.

Examples of Personal Injury Cases

The general categories of personal injury include:

  • Accidents such as car accidents, slip and fall incidents, medical malpractice, and more
  • Defective products
  • Defamation such as a defamatory statement causing harm to a reputation
  • Intentional acts such as assault and battery

Specific claims of personal injury commonly include, but are not limited to:

  • Car accidents
  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Wrongful death
  • Medical malpractice
  • Industrial negligence
  • Premises liability
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Commercial vehicle or tractor trailer accidents
  • Workplace injuries

Damages in a Personal Injury Case

If you have been injured, you may not know what compensation you can pursue. Claims related to personal injury cases include:

  • Medical treatment
  • Income
  • Property loss
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Loss of enjoyment in life
  • Loss of consortium with a spouse

If you or a loved one has been injured due to the negligence of another, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our team at Bochetto & Lentz today to discuss your case with a seasoned personal injury lawyer.