While many Cedar Rapids car accidents result in minor fender benders, other car accidents cause serious injuries or even death.  If your or a loved one has been in an accident which resulted in serious injuries or death you need an attorney to guide you through the issues of liability and damages, and to make sure that you are properly compensated .  Don’t settle before you know your legal rights.  You may be eligible for greater compensation than you think.  You have rights and options regarding your injuries.

Car accidents rank among the most common causes for serious personal injury liability.  They can happen for a number of reasons. Causes include speeding, roadway departures, drunken drivers, driver distraction due to daydreaming, texting, cell phone calls, fatigue, rubbernecking or a multitude of other reasons.  They can also be caused by a faulty or poorly maintained vehicle or poorly maintained roads.  The list of possibilities is long. Unfortunately, an alarming number of accidents have result in fatalities in the State of Iowa.

At VanDerGinst Law, we represent clients who have sustained catastrophic injuries, such as a brain injury, back injury and neck injury, fractures, paralysis and others. Many of these injuries, including traumatic brain injuries or spinal cord injuries can require a lifetime of specialized medical care. We help clients to receive compensation not only for the losses they have suffered, but for the medical accommodations that must be made for the injured party’s ongoing care.  We also represent the families of those who have been tragically killed in car accidents.

Our Cedar Rapids Car Accident Lawyers at VanDerGinst Law know how traumatic it can be to experience a serious car accident or lose a loved one due the negligence of another.  In our office, these claims are handled with the respect and dignity that they deserve. If you or a loved one has suffered an injury or death as the result of a car accident, call VanDerGinst Law at 866-788-5297 or click here for a FREE online case evaluation and assessment by one of our knowledgeable attorneys. The initial consultation is free of charge. If we agree to handle your injury case, we will work on a contingency fee basis.  This means we get paid for our services only if, and when, there is a money recovery for you. However, if you don’t act quickly your rights could be lost.  Iowa law limits how long you have to file a claim.  In many cases a lawsuit must be filed before an applicable expiration date, known as a statute of limitations. So please contact us right away to ensure that you do not waive your right to possible compensation.  Thank you for visiting Cedar Rapids Personal Injury Attorneys.