If you have been injured in an accident that was caused by the negligent actions of an individual or company you are probably asking yourself a lot of questions. “How will I pay for my medical bills?” “Will I be able to earn a living again?” “Who will take care of my family if I can’t work?”
The personal injury firm you choose to represent you after an accident could be the most important decision you make. You need a firm with the skills and experience to successfully pursue your case as well as the dedication and drive to get you the justice you deserve for all the pain, suffering and economic losses arising from your injuries.
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For more than 30 years, the Houston personal injury attorneys with Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates have been providing exceptional legal representation to clients in the city of Houston, the state of Texas and all over the US. We know the devastating effects a serious injury can have on an individual and their families – which is why we fight so hard to protect the rights of victims and secure the compensation they need and deserve for the damages they have suffered.
Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates have extensive experience defending clients in a wide variety of personal injury cases, including:
Car Accidents – If you have been injured in a head on collision, rear end collision, side impact crash or rollover accident, we are here to guide you through the car accident claims process. Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates has a well-earned reputation for getting our clients the full cash settlement they deserve after being injured in a car accident.
Trucking Accidents – Accidents involving big trucks and other commercial vehicles – 18 wheelers, tanker trucks, delivery vans, cement mixers, moving vans, tractor-trailers, tow trucks and food trucks, to name a few – can result in serious, even fatal injuries. The rules regulating the operation of commercial trucks are different from those of automobiles or motorcycles. That makes it important to select a trucking accident attorney who knows what the differences are and how they affect your case.
Motorcycle Accidents – A majority of motorcycle accidents result from negligence on the part of motorists who change lanes, pass other vehicles or pull out into traffic, completely unaware that the motorcycle’s even there. Injuries can be severe. You need a motorcycle accident attorney skilled in collecting evidence, determining the facts and negotiating with the insurance companies to obtain a settlement that satisfactorily addresses all your damages.
Bus Accidents – Proving negligence in an accident involving a school bus, city bus or church bus can be complicated, depending on the situation. Our Houston personal attorneys are up to the challenge – we will utilize all our skills and expertise to ensure that your rights are protected after you have suffered a bus accident injury.
Maritime Injuries – Maritime workers injured on the job must seek justice under a special set of rules such as the Jones Act and other maritime laws. To be successful in your maritime injury claim, you should seek the professional advice of the maritime attorneys at Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates. With our extensive knowledge of maritime law and years of experience representing maritime workers at the helm, we will help you navigate the sometimes treacherous straits of maritime law while going full steam ahead to collect the damages you deserve.
Workplace Accidents – Employers are responsible by law for maintaining a safe work site for their employees, contractors and visitors. When they fail to do so, serious injuries can result. If you have been hurt in a workplace accident that happened because of negligence by your employer, coworkers or other parties, we are here to see you get the full settlement you deserve for your workplace injuries.
Medical Malpractice – If negligence by a doctor, hospital, nurse or other healthcare professional causes injury to a patient, that patient may be entitled to compensation for the damages they have suffered.
Wrongful Death – Losing a loved one is never easy. Their passing can be especially tragic if the cause of death was an accident that resulted from the negligent or criminal behavior of an individual or business. Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates is dedicated to helping the surviving family members get the justice they deserve by holding the responsible parties accountable for their deadly actions. A wrongful death suit can compensate the deceased’s survivors for medical bills, funeral costs, lost wages and other damages.
Slips, Trips and Falls – Slips, trips and falls can happen when a workplace or other premises are not safely maintained. Injuries resulting from these types of injury can include cuts, bruises, sprains and bone fractures. No matter where the accident took place – on public or private property – you may have a right to seek compensation for the pain, suffering and other damages resulting from your injuries.
Premises Liability – Shopping for groceries or getting a bite to eat shouldn’t result in serious injuries. Yet each year thousands of people are hurt in accidents caused by a dirty or poorly maintained floors and shelves, lack of security and other negligence. Owners of businesses who fail to maintain a safe environment put their employees and customers at risk for injury. Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates has helped many people recover damages for injuries that occurred at stores, restaurants and other places of business in premises liability suits.
Drowning Accidents – These types of accident can occur in any depth of water, from a bucket or bathtub, to a backyard, apartment, hotel or community swimming pool to a bayou, retention pond, lake, river or beach.
Defective Products & Devices – Product liability claims can arise from nearly any type of consumer goods, from pharmaceuticals to food to household goods and everything in between. When a product is defective by design, manufacture or marketing and that product causes injuries to consumers, that company should be held accountable for the damages caused.
Defective & Recalled Drugs – Any consumer product can beIf you have suffered serious injuries as a result of a defective drug, whether a prescription or over-the-counter medication, you have the right to seek compensation for the damages caused.
Contact Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates Today
There are two types of recovery after an accident. First, you must recover your health. That is the job of the doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals. Second is the recovery you must seek for the pain, suffering and expenses that were the result of your accident. That’s where we come in. We handle the insurance companies and all the legal hassles to recover the losses associated with your injuries, giving you the peace of mind to focus on what’s most important: getting healthy and recovering from your injuries.
Don’t put off seeking legal representation after being injured in an accident in Texas or across the United States. Call the Houston personal injury attorneys at Ricardo N. Gonzalez & Associates at 713-429-1971 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation.