If a bicycle accident led to injuries and property damage for you or someone you love, we can help you hold the at-fault driver liable for your accident-related expenses. After we help you prove the at-fault driver’s negligence, we help you collect compensation for your medical treatments, loss of income, bicycle damage or loss, and pain and suffering.
You are not alone in your fight for financial compensation. When you are ready to pursue the at-fault driver, a lawyer with the Hammack Law Firm team who serves Spartanburg will help you navigate the legal and insurance process after your bicycle accident. Our team will help you prove negligence, build a supportive case file, and assign an accurate value to your potential lawsuit.
Recover These Damages from the At-Fault Driver
S.C. Ann § 15-32-210 allows you to hold a negligent driver financially responsible for your accident-related expenses if you can prove their negligence. Our team will help you prove the at-fault driver:
- Owed you a duty of care
- Failed to provide it
- Caused your accident and physical injuries
- Caused your financial damages
These four elements help establish the basis of your personal injury lawsuit. Guidance and direction from our investigative team mean you do not have to prove them on your own. We will help you build a solid evidence file and fight for compensation.
Economic and Non-Economic Recoverable Damages
Personal injury lawsuits like yours typically allow you to recover two types of damages. Economic damages have a predefined monetary value. These include:
- Current and future medical bills
- Current and future income loss
- Bicycle repair or replacement
- Assistive medical devices
Conversely, non-economic damages do not have an assigned monetary rate. Our team will assign an accurate value to your non-economic damages, including:
- Physical pain and suffering
- Mental and emotional anguish
- Lasting disabilities or disfigurement
- Loss of enjoyment of life
To determine the value of these damages, we measure the extent of your injuries and their impact on you and on your family. We also build a strong case file of receipts, photos, and documents that demonstrate the value of your lawsuit.
For a free legal consultation with a bicycle accidents lawyer serving Spartanburg, call 864-326-3333
The Benefits of Hiring Our Client-Focused Law Firm
After a bicycle accident, our Hammack Law Firm personal injury team will treat you like friends and family and bring a personal touch to a trying situation. Our lawyer serving Spartanburg will ensure you and your case get the time and attention to detail it deserves.
Our goal is to build a personal relationship with every one of our clients and make South Carolina safer for its residents. We will:
- Listen to your recollections with compassion and empathy
- Hold negligent parties financially liable for their actions
- Seek favorable financial compensation for our clients
Do not let financial concerns keep you from seeking legal help. Our team will represent you and build your case on a contingency fee basis. This means if you do not win your case, we will not charge you any fees.
The Evidence We Use to Build Your Case File
After listening to your version of the accident, we start the process of collecting and organizing evidence on your behalf. The case file we build for you will consist of your:
- Accident report
- Treatment records
- Medical bills
- Salary history
- Injury photos
- Accident scene photos
We will also locate and interview witnesses and scour the area immediately around the accident for smartphone, dashcam, and home and commercial video footage. Once compiled, we present the evidence to the at-fault driver and their representative and use it to guide settlement negotiations.
Client Reviews and Testimonials
When you trust our team to represent you, we do more than fight for your financial recovery. The following testimonials from previous clients speak to our commitment to helping injury victims recover from the physical, emotional, and financial aftermath of an accident:
- “I was more than pleased with Hammack Law Firm. Mari was always there when I called or sent a text. And very patient, I never felt rushed when speaking with her.” – Deku
- “Paul Hammack and his team provide top-notch legal services, but more importantly they truly care about their clients! Highly recommended!” – Tyler Lee
- “I cannot express how pleased I am with Hammack Law Firm! They really do treat you like family here. Always willing to go the extra mile for you!” – Summer
Our team combines a small firm feel with big firm experience to ensure you get the legal assistance and support you need at a challenging time. We work hard to provide you with warm, supportive client care and to treat you like we treat our own friends and family.
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The Timing of Your Lawsuit is Important
When you file a lawsuit against a negligent driver, you generally have three years to do so, per S.C. Ann § 15-3-530. This law applies if:
- You file a personal injury lawsuit because you or a loved one was injured
- You file a wrongful death lawsuit because someone you love was fatally injured
Failure to meet South Carolina’s statute of limitations could result in an inability to file at all. It can also mean your lawsuit will be dismissed before it is even heard. Either of these outcomes can leave you with no legal recourse for getting compensation from the at-fault driver. With sufficient notice, our team works hard to ensure your lawsuit meets the state’s filing deadline.
Early Intervention Helps Your Case
In addition to complying with the statutory filing deadline, getting our team involved in your lawsuit right away has these additional benefits:
- Time to investigate the accident scene
- Time to locate witnesses and passersby
- Time to review documents and evidence
Do not hesitate to contact a team member right away to ensure we have enough time to build your case and negotiate with the at-fault party and their legal or insurance representative.
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Put a Bicycle Accident Lawyer Serving Spartanburg to Work for You
If you or someone you love was injured in a bicycle accident, we can help you fight for financial compensation. Get a free consultation by contacting a Hammack Law Firm team member at (864) 326-3333 today.