Helping America’s Injured children
As parents, we do everything we can to protect our children. Unfortunately, not everything is in our hands. Child injuries occur every day and sometimes by people we trust the most. Serious injuries can happen anywhere and can result in fatal injuries to a child. Any time a child is injured, it is important to make sure that the child’s best interest is protected. At such a trying time, having to deal with insurance companies and adjustors without an attorney can quickly become overwhelming. That is where we come in. We view it as our job, to hold the responsible party accountable for their negligence through the legal system, so you can focus on what is important and start putting your life back together again.
Some of the most common child Injuries:
Some of the most common injuries that occur are due to:
- Auto accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Dog bite accidents
- Playground accidents
- Daycare accidents
- Swimming pool and drowning accidents
- Burn accidents
- Abuse/ Sexual abuse
- Foster care abuse/neglect
- School Accidents
These injuries unfortunately can lead to horrific consequences such as head injury, disfigurement and scarring, traumatic brain injury, paralysis, amputations and even wrongful death. No child should suffer from preventable injuries like these.
Facts about Child injuries
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for children in the United States. In fact, the CDC estimates that on average 12,175 children ages 0 to 19 die each year in the united states from an unintentional injury. There are an approximately 9.2 million visits to emergency rooms annually for an unintentional injury, such as a car accident or pool drowning. Most major nonfatal injuries suffered by children ages 0 to 19, are car accidents, falls, insect or animal bites, burns, and being struck by an object. Children 15 to 19 years of age suffered the most motor vehicle related injuries.
Contact a child injury lawyer today
If your child was injured due to someone else’s negligence in California, call us today for a free consultation. We hold negligent and reckless people accountable for their actions through the legal system. We aggressively litigate child injury claims for our clients’ in Los Angeles and throughout the state.