Shoulder Injury Lawyer Serving Wisconsin
If your shoulder injury was caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be able to seek compensation through an injury claim or lawsuit.
Typical damages include medical costs (including future medical expenses), lost wages, property damage and pain and suffering.
The size of the settlement or jury award you’re able to collect depends on several factors like the severity of your injury, available insurance coverage, and most importantly the quality of your attorney.
Steve Caya has a track record of winning fair shoulder injury settlements for his clients.
Get compensation for your shoulder injury
The shoulder joint is comprised of three different bones, making it the most mobile and therefore the most unstable joint in the body. A shoulder injury can be immediate or progress over time, causing extreme discomfort, pain and complications with everyday activities.
If you’re having difficulty with a shoulder injury from a car accident, contact personal injury attorney Steve Caya for a free consultation. There’s no obligation, and all cases are handled on a no win, no fee basis.
Find out what your shoulder injury claim is worth with a free consultation, anywhere in Wisconsin.
How To Get The Best Settlement From Shoulder Injuries
Record & preserve evidence of your shoulder injury
Evidence is the most important aspect of determining liability. The other party’s insurance and legal team will do whatever they can to prove your fault.
Seek medical attention
Get medical treatment, even if you're not sure of the extent of your shoulder injury.
Hire a personal injury lawyer
The other party’s insurance team is going to work to pay as little as they can. Hiring experienced personal injury attorneys like Steve Caya can help ensure no stone is left unturned to get you the settlement you deserve.
Document your expenses
Help your attorney get you the settlement you deserve by providing a complete list of your financial losses.
Do not talk to the liable party’s insurance company
Acting in their own best interest, opposing insurance companies will attempt to blame you even if you're the victim. Your conversations could be used against you. Leave any contact to your experienced attorney.
Negotiate a settlement
Leave the negotiating to your lawyer. Insurance companies will do what they can to get you to quickly accept their first offer, Steve Caya and his experienced team will fight for every dollar you deserve.
Common causes of shoulder injuries
- Car Accident
- Motorcycle Accident
- Drunk Driving
- Pedestrian Accident
- Premises Liability
Any accident like those listed above can leave you in need of serious medical treatment and rehabilitation for shoulder injuries.
Negotiating a fair shoulder injury settlement with the liable insurance company can be time-consuming, traumatic and expensive. Steve Caya will fight for your right to fair compensation to cover ALL necessary medical expenses - including predicted future costs.
Most common shoulder trauma injuries
The shoulder is a complicated joint. Made up of several bones and held together by multiple ligaments, tendons and muscles, injuries to this area often require expensive medical and rehabilitation treatment. Steve Caya works with medical professionals to make sure that you receive the compensation you require to heal your injuries.
If you have experienced a shoulder injury due to negligence, it’s important to contact a medical professional as soon as possible. The faster you get treatment, the more evidence you will have to support your personal injury claim.
Most common accident induced shoulder injuries:
- Shoulder bone fracture
- SLAP tear
- Strains and sprains
- Rotator cuff tear
- Deep tissue bruising
- Labral tear
Shoulder injuries from a motorcycle accident can be debilitating and require extensive physical therapy. Most motorcycle shoulder injuries happen when biker stretches out his or her arm after a collision. Pain, weakness, a “snapping” sensation or a crackling sound when moving the shoulder are all signs of a shoulder injury following a motorcycle crash. Shoulder pain after a car accident is also common.
Shoulders are used constantly throughout the day, from combing your hair to dressing for work and shopping for groceries. Damage to any of the numerous bones, muscles and connective tissues in the shoulder can result in serious pain, not to mention lost wages, medical treatments and other hardships.