Most people are aware that it is a good idea to seek out legal advice after they have been in an auto accident, but this is not the only time a person can seek compensation for his or her injuries. Here are four other reasons why you might want to hire a lawyer:

Getting sick from a restaurant’s meal.

Unfortunately, not all restaurants follow the best hygiene practices and this can sometimes lead to illness or hospitalization. If you get sick from a restaurant’s meal and need medical attention, a lawyer and his team will work so your medical bills get covered, you receive a settlement, and help ensure the restaurants’ practices improve.
Getting bit or injured by a dog
We all love our furry friends, but pet owners have an obligation to make sure that their pets are well behaved and in control. If you get bit by a dog, or even if a dog jumps on you and knocks you over, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries.


Getting attacked inside a business.

Most people are aware that if they slip and fall inside a business, they may be entitled to compensation for their medical expenses and injuries. But a business’ obligation to make its premises safe does not end there. Under certain circumstances, a person may have a claim against the business if he or she is attacked by an employee or even a third party on business property. In such cases, it is of the utmost importance to contact a lawyer right away, so the lawyer can conduct an investigation and preserve the evidence needed for your case.


Getting hurt from using a product

Sometimes businesses sell products which are not built correctly or design products that are dangerous. Similarly, sometimes repairs are not done right and makes the product dangerous to use. Unfortunately, when this happens, a person could end up suffering a catastrophic injury just by using the product in the manner in which it was intended. If this happens, it is important to contact an injury lawyer immediately to investigate and collect evidence before the evidence is lost.

Beckerman Anderson, APC, a Costa Mesa Personal Injury law firm, will zealously represent you if you have been injured. Our partners have collected millions of dollars for injured victims. Contact us at 949-409-4299.