Finding the best lawyer for your Michigan fireworks injury accident lawsuit may be a difficult task due to the numerous personal injury attorneys advertising on T.V., radio, billboards, etc. However, when choosing your attorney for your fireworks injury accident, you want to make sure you hire the best lawyer, not the one who advertises the most. Finding the best lawyer for your Michigan fireworks lawsuit will meant the difference between a fair settlement and no settlement at all.
Common Types of Firework Accidents
Firework accidents can cause devastating injuries and even death. The most common reasons for a fireworks accident include:
- Failing to supervise you children playing with fireworks
- Using fireworks that were defective when made and sold
- Not using safety goggles when igniting or near fireworks
- Standing too close to fireworks after they are lit
- Pointing or throwing fireworks at another person
- Holding onto a firework after it is lit
- Trying to re-light a firework that was believed to have not full ignited
Most Common Types of Firework Injuries
The most burned and injured body parts in a fireworks accident are:
- Hands and fingers (32%)
- Head, face, and ears ( (25%)
- Legs (15%)
- Stomach and torso (8%)
- Arms (4%)
Statistics show that more than 65% of the injuries are serious burns. Many accident result in the loss of a finger, hand, or blindness. There have been some accidents that have resulted in death in recent years.
Legal Rights After a Fireworks Accident
If you or someone that you care about was seriously injured due to a fireworks accident, you do have legal rights if another person or entity was negligent (or careless) and this caused the injury. Lawsuits can be filed for the failure to supervise a child or teenager using or around fireworks, the failure to safely ingite fireworks, or the reckless use of a a firework.
Lawsuits seek compensation for the pain and suffering, disfigurement, loss of limb, and other injuries caused in the accident. Medical expenses and lost wage claims can also be made by the injury victim. The insurance company for the homeowner or negligent party will typically pay the victim a substantial settlement.
How To Find Best Lawyer For Your Michigan Fireworks Lawsuit
You need a Michigan fireworks accident lawyer that will pay detailed attention to your case. By limiting the number of cases that we accept, our award winning Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. lawyers can devote our full time and energy to each injured client. If we accept your case, you are assured that an experienced lawyer will handle your lawsuit.
You will also want to ensure that the attorney you hire has significant experience in these types of cases. You may want to ask the attorney if they have ever handled a fireworks lawsuit before, how many years they have been practicing personal injury law, and if they have ever had experience going to trial.
At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. our Michigan personal injury attorneys have significant experience in firework injury accidents and burn injury lawsuits and have been practicing law for over 40 years. We have a track record of obtaining sizeable Michigan fireworks lawsuit settlements for our injured clients and providing the best possible service. In fact, we have been named the Top Detroit Personal Injury Lawyer by Hour DB Magazine and have a 10.0 “Superb” Lawyer rating by the top Internet Lawyer rating service.
Other important factors you want to consider to ensure you have hired the best attorney for your fireworks lawsuits is ask them key questions. Some of these questions include:
- What percentage of your practice is devoted to handling personal injury claims?
- Do you have a website with information and safety tips on firework injury accidents?
- Have you ever taken a personal injury accident to trial and won?
- What kind of settlements have you received for your clients?
- Are there any fees if I hire you as my fireworks injury attorney?
Contact the Best Lawyer For Your Michigan Fireworks Injury Accident
The award winning attorneys at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. will give you direct answers to all of your questions that you may have regarding your legal rights, including the questions above. Our firm has represented injured clients and their families since 1968 and has the knowledge, expertise, and experience in handling Michigan firework injury lawsuits. In fact, most of our clients are referred to us from other clients, who have placed their trust in us to represent family members, friends, and colleagues. To read some of our testimonials, read our clients reviews page.
For more information about our top rated law firm and to discuss your case with one of our best lawyers for your Michigan fireworks accident injury case, call our office now at (800) 606-1717. We offer a No Win No Fee Promise, which is our guarantee that you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever unless we obtain a settlement or recovery for you. You have absolutely no obligation for legal fees unless we win your case. If we do not obtain a settlement for you, you owe us nothing. Call today for your free consultation!