Washington State Third Party Liability Attorney
Work place injuries happen all too often. Most workers’ compensation situations should be examined to determine if there is a case for Third Party Liability. This is a complicated area. You need an experienced lawyer working on your behalf. Prompt investigation is key and adhering to the strict guidelines is a must — you could jeopardize your claim if the procedures are not followed.
Some scenarios that may qualify for a third party liability claim:
- injured at a construction site where multiple companies are working
- injured on the job while working on property belonging to someone other than your employer
- injured at work due to a defective product or piece of equipment
- vehicle accident while performing your job
- injured on the job by a worker employed by another company
Possibilities for Liable Parties in Third Party Claims
- Driver of the vehicle involved in the work-related accident
- Owner of the vehicle, if other than employer
- Property owner, if other than employer
- Manufacturer of the product/equipment
- Landlord of property
- Electric company
- Fuel company
- Propane company
- Cable company
Aspects of a Third Party Claim
When you contact an attorney, you will need all of the information about the case. You need to identify and name the people involved, the owner of the property, and / or the manufacturer of the machinery. Statements will have to be taken from everyone. Fault will have to be assessed. You will have to give a thorough account of how you have been injured and specify any additional damages. All of this has to be done in a timely manner, because the statute of limitations on a third party claim is two years.
The Spokane, Washington Law Firm of Robert Hahn is one of the leading firms in the area of Personal Injury Law. Our personal Injury clients have the peace of mind in knowing that their case is being handled by an experienced Plaintiffs injury attorney. Our aggressive representation and extensive experience has earned the firm of Robert C. Hahn, III, a stellar reputation for excellence in the representation of injured people. Robert Hahn’s goal is to provide excellent service by a highly experienced lawyer and legal professionals at an affordable fee.
After helping hundreds of injured people ranging from complex litigation to simple settlement of claims in Spokane and surrounding areas, Spokane Attorney Robert Hahn has the background to explain your alternatives and suggest a solution to your injury difficulties.If you are considering hiring a personal injury attorney, make sure that the attorneys you are considering practice in personal injury law because you need a law firm that deals with these issues on a daily basis.