An accident with injuries or wrongful death can be extremely frustrating for any family to deal with. There is a tremendous amount of stress put on you and your family and this stress can build when dealing with insurance companies and trying to pay medical bills and make up lost wages.
No one should have to be making phone calls and worrying about how medical bills will get paid after suffering through a traumatic accident or injury.
At SMT Legal, we understand how emotionally and physically painful it is to be in an accident. When another person or company has negligently caused you or a loved one to be injured, you have the legal right to just and fair compensation and other damages. You have the right to seek fair compensation for medical bills, damages and lost time at work.
Oftentimes people wait until medical bills start pouring in before they call an accident attorney. Or they think that their physical injuries will heal quickly and don’t call an attorney right away. It is important that if you have been injured in an accident that you contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible.
The longer a victim waits to call an attorney, the more difficult it may be to collect evidence and build a strong and winnable case. Our goal at SMT Legal is to help you get the best possible outcome and maximum compensation so we can make a positive difference in your life.
We know when to negotiate, when to go to court and how to get you money for your injuries.
We don’t get paid unless you get paid.
Contact us today for a free case evaluation.
The experienced attorneys at SMT Legal represent clients through many difficult situations. We help people seek just compensation for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering for several types of personal injuries and accidents.
We represent people injured in serious injuries, such as concussions,brain injuries,serious burn injuries, birth injuries, amputations, knee injuries, back and neck injuries, and spinal cord injuries. Wrongful death, in either an accident or due to medical malpractice. In addition, we help people who have suffered other types of trauma and injury due to the negligence of another person, manufacturer, or company.
Below are some of our most common types of personal injury cases, including motor vehicle accidents, work-site accidents, and construction work injuries, slips and falls, dog bites, premises liabilities, medical malpractice, nursing home neglect, and pharmaceutical injuries.
If you or your loved one were harmed in a car accident, we can help fight for your right to fair compensation for your personal injuries or trauma. Contact SMT Legal today for a free case evaluation if you or your loved were injured in any of the following:
We are experienced motor vehicle accident attorneys who will help you to understand your rights and aggressively fight to recover damages.
We represent victims and their families who were harmed while working on construction sites and assist with wrongful death claims to recover the money you deserve. If you need to talk to a Construction Accident Attorney, call us for a free consultation. We can help you understand your rights and fight to recover damages through a workers’ compensation claim or a third party liability claim if you or your loved one has experienced any of the following:
According to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, we can see that there were over 128,000 total traffic collisions during the latest reporting year across the Commonwealth. Out of these incidents, there were 1,190 fatalities and more than 78,000 total injuries.
Traffic collisions are going to occur in and around the Pittsburgh area. At SMT Legal, we are going to stand by your side to recover compensation if you are harmed by the negligent actions of another driver. Our Pittsburgh traffic accident lawyers regularly help clients who have been injured in a traditional vehicle versus vehicle collision as well as those who are injured in commercial truck accidents, bus accidents, and bicycle and pedestrian accidents.
According to data available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were more than 2.8 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported during the latest reporting year. The construction industry presents significant dangers to workers. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), around 20% of all workplace fatalities occur in the construction industry.
However, every job has risks. Some of the most common workplace injuries we help clients with include broken in dislocated bones, severe strains and sprains, lacerations, traumatic brain injuries, amputation injuries, respiratory illnesses, occupational cancers, and repetitive stress injuries. The construction and worksite accident attorneys at SMT Legal have extensive experience ensuring workers receive the compensation they deserve after an injury.
Nobody should ever have to worry about whether or not a product they purchase will cause harm to themselves or their family members. Unfortunately, there are times when companies and manufacturers are negligent and defective products make it to the hands of consumers. Products can become defective in various ways, including faulty designs that should never have been approved for release and errors that occur during manufacturing that alter a product from its original design. Commonly, products are not correctly advertised or are mislabeled. We depend on product labels to give us instructions about how to use the product as well as information about potential hazards and side effects. If a product’s label is incorrect, consumers can be seriously injured.
According to information from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), dog bite injuries result in more than 800,000 people each year seeking medical assistance in the hospital. Our Pittsburgh dog bite injury attorneys have extensive experience helping clients who have sustained various injuries in these cases, including severe soft tissue damage (lacerations and puncture wounds), amputations of the fingers, severed veins and arteries, and significant scarring and disfigurement.
According to researchers at Johns Hopkins University, medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the country. The Pittsburgh medical malpractice attorneys at SMT Legal regularly help clients who have been injured due to the negligent actions of a healthcare professional. Some of the most common injuries we help clients which occurred due to a misdiagnosis, delayed treatment, surgical mistakes, pharmaceutical errors, hospital-acquired infections, and more. In these cases, we will work to hold negligent medical providers and their employers accountable for their actions.
Call 412-765-3345 for a free case evaluation. Our attorneys are available by phone, email or in-person.
SMT Legal attorneys believe in aggressively representing our clients while maintaining the personal compassion needed when counseling clients through difficult situations and navigating a complex legal system. Contact us today.