A car accident can dramatically change your life in an instant. Car accidents result in thousands of deaths every year and millions of serious injuries, including brain damage; spinal cord injuries; concussions; back and neck injuries; among others.
It is always painful to lose a child, spouse, or other family member. That pain is even worse when the loss is caused by someone’s negligence. In those situations, it is normal to feel upset, angry, and confused. Let Gosdis Law help. We have significant experience pursuing justice in wrongful death cases.
Careless drivers hit walkers, runners, and other pedestrians every day in this country. These accidents happen because drivers do not follow the rules of the road, including by driving too fast; becoming distracted; or otherwise failing to pay attention.
Thousands of people are viciously attacked by dogs every year. Many of the victims are children who are often severely traumatized. Dog bite victims are often bitten by dogs that are familiar to them, including dogs belonging to friends, family, and neighbors. These dogs often attack when they are surprised or frightened.
Large trucks, semi-trailers, and tractor-trailers are one of the leading causes of traffic-related deaths. They are dangerous. They are many times larger than typical passenger vehicles and often weigh up to twenty to thirty times more than passenger vehicles. They are slower to maneuver and require much more room to maneuver.
BURNS AND INJURIES
Burn victims often endure unimaginable injuries and pain. They endure painful procedures to keep their wounds from becoming infected and frequently require multiple reconstructive and plastic surgeries.
The stakes are high for motorcyclists. They are often at the mercy of other drivers who are violating rules of the road, including speeding; driving while distracted; driving under the influence; or texting.
Bicycling is one of the most popular sports in America. Its health benefits are second to none and it provides a unique opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, often in the company of friends and relatives. But thousands of bicyclists are injured every year through no fault of their own including many in Utah.
SLIP AND FALL
All property owners have a legal duty to ensure their premises are safe. Property owners must maintain their property, sidewalks, driveways, and structures to minimize the risk of injury to visitors.
UBER AND LYFT ACCIDENTS
With the explosion of ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft, more and more Utah car accidents involve Uber and Lyft drivers. As a result, it is critical that you know your rights if you are involved in an Uber or Lyft car accident in Utah.
All property owners have a legal duty to ensure their premises are safe. Property owners must maintain their property, sidewalks, driveways, and structures to minimize the risk of injury to visitors. This duty is oftentimes referred to as premises liability.
If you have sustained a brain injury in Salt Lake City or any other Utah location, you need to retain a Utah brain injury lawyer. You are entitled to compensation. Gosdis Law will help you recover it, including compensation for your past medical bills; future medical bills; past pain and suffering; future pain and suffering; emotional distress; loss of enjoyment of life; past lost wages; and future lost wages.