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Houston Passenger Injury Attorneys

Are you or a loved one a passenger who has been injured in an accident? The Potts Law Firm is here to provide you with expert legal representation in Houston, TX. Our team of experienced passenger injury lawyers is dedicated to fighting for your rights and ensuring that you receive the compensation you deserve.

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Types of Passenger Injuries

Passenger injuries can range from minor bruises to severe trauma, depending on the circumstances of the accident.

Common types of passenger injuries include:

  • Whiplash
  • Broken bones
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Internal organ damage

Regardless of the nature of your injuries, it is essential to seek medical help immediately after an accident.

Seeking Medical Help and Treatment After an Accident

After being involved in an accident as a passenger, it is crucial to prioritize your health and well-being. Even if you believe your injuries are minor, it is still important to seek medical attention. Some injuries may not be immediately apparent, and a medical professional can properly assess your condition. Additionally, having medical documentation of your injuries will be valuable when seeking compensation.

Passenger Rights and Responsibilities

As a passenger, you have the right to expect a safe and secure journey. When traveling by car, bus, train, or any other mode of transportation, the driver and transportation company have a duty of care towards you. If their negligence or recklessness leads to an accident and your injuries, you have the right to hold them accountable. However, it is also essential to understand your responsibilities as a passenger, such as wearing a seatbelt and following any safety instructions provided.

Liability and Negligence in Passenger Injury Cases

Determining liability in passenger injury cases can be complex. It may involve multiple parties, such as the driver, the transportation company, or even other negligent motorists. To establish liability, it is necessary to prove that the responsible party acted negligently, breached their duty of care, and directly caused your injuries.

An experienced passenger injury lawyer from Potts Law Firm will investigate the accident, gather evidence, and build a strong case on your behalf.

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    “They were able to complete it in a timely manner and were great at keeping me up to date with communication throughout the entire process. I highly recommend using this law firm if the need arises.”

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    “Michael Bins has been extremely helpful in helping us to navigate a situation with an insurance claim on a commercial property. He’s gone above and beyond in moving our case toward a positive resolution that we’re satisfied with.”

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    “The Potts Law Firm answered all of my numerous questions in layman’s terms which is what I needed. I was able to lie back & heal from my injuries knowing full well that my obligations were being handled appropriately.”

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What Compensation Options Do I Have?

If you have been injured as a passenger, you may be entitled to compensation for various damages. These damages can include:

  • Medical expenses
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Lost wages
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress

Additionally, if your injuries result in long-term disability or reduced quality of life, you may be eligible for future medical expenses and ongoing care. Our passenger injury lawyers will evaluate the specifics of your case and pursue the maximum compensation available to you.

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Explore our past successes
  • Trucking Accident $1.05 Million

    Potts Law Firm served as lead counsel for the family of Kook Oh who was killed by an 18-wheeler in Alvarado, Texas. Mr. Dortch sued the driver of the 18-wheeler and his employer. Following a week-long jury trial, Micah’s client received a verdict awarding over one million dollars in damages and a finding of punitive liability on the part of each of the defendants. I

  • Pedestrian Accident $652,000

    Potts Law Firm represented a client who was run over by a drunk driver at a truck stop in Missouri.  The client, a truck driver at the time, was walking from his parked truck toward the truck stop showers using a clearly marked crosswalk.  As he was walking across the crosswalk, a speeding drunk driver ran him over.

How a Lawyer From Potts Law Firm Can Help

Navigating the legal process after a passenger injury can be overwhelming, especially when you are already dealing with physical and emotional recovery. Hiring a knowledgeable and compassionate passenger injury lawyer can ease your burden and provide numerous benefits.

At Potts Law Firm, our lawyers will handle all aspects of your case, including gathering evidence, negotiating with insurance companies, and representing your interests in court if necessary. Our expertise and guidance will ensure that your rights are protected, and you receive the compensation you deserve.

If you or a loved one have been injured as a passenger in Houston, TX, contact Potts Law Firm today. Our dedicated team of passenger injury lawyers is ready to listen to your story, provide you with legal support, and fight for your rights.

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