Areas We Cover
From birth or pediatric injuries to spinal cord or traumatic brain damage, catastrophic injuries can occur in a variety of ways. They often result in lifelong damages. At the office of David G. Edwards, we are committed to helping both the injured party and his or her family with full proof of damage claims and appropriate compensation.
There is no greater personal tragedy than the loss of a husband, wife, child, parent or other loved one. Losing a loved one due to wrongful death is extremely difficult for families who must work through the sudden personal loss, as well as costs related to his or her death. A wrongful death can occur as a result of another party’s negligent or unlawful actions. Examples include motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, defective products and more. The office of David G. Edwards helps families successfully take legal action against the responsible parties and work through an untimely death of a loved one and ensure that just compensation is received.
Paralysis/Spinal Cord Injuries
A spinal cord injury can result from a sudden blow to the neck, back or spine. While some injuries can lead to a nearly complete recovery, others can result in permanent paralysis. The law office of David G. Edwards helps lead victims through the process of receiving full evaluation of the extent and effect of spinal cord injuries and full compensation for those injuries.
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Motor vehicle accidents are the most common type of personal injury claim. David G. Edwards is committed to helping both victims of motor vehicle accidents as well as their loved ones by successfully prosecuting cases and obtaining just compensation for their loss.
At the law office of David G. Edwards we know that the severe trauma caused by a truck accident can be overwhelming. The nature of truck accident injury claims are complicated, as the factors vary from a standard car accident. Our office understands the trucking industry and their rules and regulations, and is committed to serving those injured in serious truck accidents.
The law office of David G. Edwards is committed to helping pedestrians who have suffered injuries due to another person’s fault or negligence. From hit-and-runs by vehicles to injuries suffered due to dangerous roads or sidewalks, we assist those who have suffered as a result of pedestrian accidents.
When a person suffers injuries on another party’s land or premises, that party can often be held responsible for those injuries. The law office of David G. Edwards helps those dealing with accidents that took place on another person’s property due to negligence or unsafe conditions, and works to ensure that those injured are properly compensated.
The office of David G. Edwards works tirelessly to protect you, the consumer. When consumers are injured by everyday products, we ensure that the responsible parties incur liability from defects that contributed to the consumer’s injuries or death.
Injuries to Children
The serious injury or death of a child is one of the most traumatic experiences a family can go through. The office of David G. Edwards understands the emotional and financial trauma that stem from a child’s injuries. Whether from motor vehicle accidents, faulty playground equipment or toys, to poisoning or a school accident, we ensure that parents are aware of their rights and the rights of their children during these traumatic experiences.
When health care providers fail to follow standard, accepted practices of the medical community, and it results in injury or loss to a patient, they can be held responsible for their actions. David G. Edwards works to establish liability and recover damages in your medical malpractice case, whether it involves a physician, hospital or other health care provider.
Construction Site Injuries
Injuries suffered by construction workers typically result from unsafe working conditions or the negligence of other tradesmen. Insurance companies can be swift to place blame on the workers themselves to avoid liability for the construction company, contractor or responsible party. That is why it’s our job to use our understanding of both the industry and the law to help us successfully prosecute personal injury and wrongful death claims arising from work site accidents.
Nursing Home Abuse
Every year, hundreds of elderly citizens are placed in nursing home facilities, and unfortunately sometimes suffer from abuse, neglect, fraud and even wrongful death when they are entrusted to these nursing home and/or senior care facilities. California law protects senior citizens and disabled individuals from poor treatment, and David G. Edwards is determined to ensure that these most vulnerable citizens are protected.
From physical abuse and neglect to financial abuse, the elderly are oftentimes victims of severe abuse. The office of David G. Edwards is committed to protecting the elderly and to providing this population the compensation and proper treatment they deserve.