Bellevue Personal Injury Attorneys

Legal Representation After Suffering Injuries in Bellevue, Washington

Bellevue, Washington is the fifth largest city in the state and has a population just over 122,000 people, according to the 2010 census. It spans over 31 square miles between Lake Sammamish and Lake Washington near the Cascade Mountains. Downtown Bellevue is the second largest city center in Washington with over 5,000 residents and 35,000 employees. The city is considered the "high-tech and retail center of the Eastside," according to the city's website, with over 140,000 jobs and high-rise buildings. Outside of the hustle and bustle of downtown Bellevue, the city has beautiful green neighborhoods, recreational facilities, and among the best rated schools in the nation.

Although Bellevue is not as large as other cities, it is still a metropolitan area and, with that, comes certain downsides, namely injury accidents.

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Are Personal Injury Accidents Common?

Injury accidents are a fact of life in both rural and urban areas, but the numbers of such accidents are highest in urban cities. With the large number of people and vehicles, there are many potential types of personal injury vehicle accidents, including, but not limited to:

  • Motorcycle accidents;
  • Car crashes;
  • Truck accidents;
  • Pedestrian accidents;
  • 15-passenger van accidents;
  • Freeway accidents;
  • Hit and run accidents;
  • Hazardous roadway accidents;
  • Bus accidents; and
  • Rollover accidents.

Types of Injuries

Any of these accidents can cause a wide range of injuries, from relatively minor to severe or even fatal. Some common motor vehicle accident injuries include bumps, bruises, scrapes, lacerations, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and broken bones. Depending on the severity of the injuries, a vehicle accident victim may suffer complete paralysis or other disabling conditions. In most cases, vehicle accident injuries require months and even years to fully recover, resulting in mounting medical bills, lost time and wages from work, pain and suffering, and even emotional distress. An accident victim is not without legal recourse, however.

Who is Liable If You've Been Injured in Bellevue?

The circumstances of a vehicle accident determine who is at-fault and liable for the losses and damages caused. Generally, if you have been injured in a motor vehicle crash due to the negligence or recklessness of another party, whether it is another driver or the entity responsible for maintaining the road, you have the legal right to pursue civil action by way of a personal injury claim. An experienced attorney can help you take the necessary steps towards obtaining the compensation you need.

Bellevue Personal Injury Lawyers Obtaining Justice through Effective Representation and Support

At Hardwick & Pendergast, P.S., our knowledgeable Bellevue accident lawyers have years of experience in handling a wide range of vehicle accident injury cases and are dedicated to obtaining rightful compensation for each and every client. To learn more about holding negligent parties responsible for your injuries, contact us today at (888) 228-3860.

Recoveries in Bellevue

  • $130,000 recovery for a man who injured his neck when he was rear-ended in Bellevue.

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Our Case Results

Degloving Injury$2,400,000
Degloving Injury
from defective power winch.
Wrongful Death$1,925,000
Wrongful Death
from head-on van accident.
Rollover Accident$1,925,000
Rollover Accident
resulting in wrongful death.
Wrongful Death$1,625,000
Wrongful Death
from highway design defect.
Car Accident$595,000
Car Accident
injuries to 47-year-old woman.
Wrongful Death$460,695
Wrongful Death
oncoming traffic accident.
Rear-End Collision$450,000
Rear-End Collision
resulting in lower back injury.
Car Accident$390,000
Car Accident
resulting in fractured leg.
Car Sideswipe$390,000
Car Sideswipe
resulting in injured back.
Head-On Collision$372,000
Head-On Collision
resulting in fractured pelvis.
Car Accident$360,000
Car Accident
resulting in lower back injury.
Car Accident$275,000
Car Accident
resulting in jaw fracture.
Overturned Truck$230,000
Overturned Truck
resulting in broken ribs.
Head-On Collision$230,000
Head-On Collision
resulting in shoulder injury.
Motorcycle Accident$225,000
Motorcycle Accident
resulting in leg fracture.

Written by Joseph Pendergast, this book is designed to help people who have suffered a personal injury understand their rights and the steps to take to be sure they get the compensation they deserve.

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