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Guide to O'Fallon Personal Injury Lawsuits

O’Fallon is an Illinois city located in St. Clair County.

It has a population of around 29,000 and sits just beside Edwardsville and Fairview Heights. The incredibly high density of O’Fallon residents makes the city a very likely location to suffer a personal injury. If you or a loved one gets injured at no fault of your own, you may need to file a Personal Injury Lawsuit to gain compensation for any costs or losses that you incurred from your injury.  For injuries in the O’Fallon area, you can benefit from contacting an O’Fallon personal injury lawyer.

A personal injury attorney can win you compensation for the injuries you’ve suffered. Your insurance company is limited with what they can pay for, so you have to call a lawyer for full compensation. They do this by representing you in court or reaching a settlement before ever even going to trial. You can learn more in this guide to O’Fallon personal injury lawsuits.

 

O’Fallon, Illinois: Transportation

Visitors can travel in O’Fallon via train, car, taxi, and plane.

Most O’Fallon travelers prefer cars for short-distance commutes. The MetroLink stations near O’Fallon are College, Shiloh-Scott, Swansea, Belleville, Emerson Park, 5th & Missouri, and Washington Park. To fly in the sky, MidAmerica St. Louis Airport is the closest airport to O’Fallon. Incoming travelers can use taxis to exit the airport. These are the main roads that go through or along O’Fallon, Illinois: Interstates 255, 70, 64, and 55; U.S. Highways 50 and 40; Illinois Routes 203, 163, 159, 157, 111, 13, and 3. Highways like these are the most dangerous places to drive, so call an O’Fallon personal injury lawyer if you get hurt driving.

 

Am I Eligible For An O’Fallon Injury Lawsuit?

The best way to see if you’re eligible for compensation is to try an Instant Case Evaluation which is available online. Alternatively, you can call an O’Fallon personal injury lawyer directly. It’s important that you’re still within the statute of limitations and have evidence for your damages.

O’Fallon Emergency Resources

Here are the following emergency resources you can find in O’Fallon, Illinois:

  • O’Fallon Police Department: 285 N 7 Hills Rd
  • O’Fallon Fire House #1: 106 E Washington St
  • O’Fallon Fire House #2: 567 W 3rd St
  • Memorial Hospital East: 1404 Cross St
  • HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital: 1 St Elizabeth’s Blvd
  • Memorial Afterhour Clinic: 310 N 7 Hills Rd
  • City Hall: 255 S Lincoln Ave

 

What Can An O’Fallon Personal Injury Lawyer Do For Me?

If you ever suffer an injury in Illinois, you may call your insurance company to see what they’ll cover.

Most insurance policies will only compensate for specific things such as vehicle damage or surgeries. However, some injuries affect your life in other ways: emotional damage, additional medical bills, or lost time at work, for example. Eventually, you will have lost thousands of dollars because of an injury that wasn’t your fault. An O’Fallon personal injury lawyer can win you back that money.

If your lawyer thinks you have a viable case, they will gather evidence, assess damages, and try to prove that you aren’t liable. A majority of personal injury cases settle out of court. However, if your case makes it to trial, your attorney will argue that you should receive compensation. The trial will look at compensatory or punitive damages as well as the evidence presented by each side. Cases involving death may be a wrongful death lawsuit, whereas cases involving property damage may use premises liability.

 

What Are My Responsibilities During A Lawsuit?

If you’re considering calling a lawyer, be sure to continue mitigating damages.

This means taking reasonable care of your injuries so that a civil lawsuit will accurately depict how you were affected by the accident. It’s also important to keep all evidence relating to your case: medical bills, dates, and proof of your injuries. Abundant evidence will make your lawyer’s job easier and your case stronger. Finally, follow instructions from your lawyer closely.

They’re essentially in charge of you so pay attention!

 

TorHoerman Law - Your O'Fallon Personal Injury Law Firm

It’s time to consult an expert. TorHoerman Law has an experienced team of personal injury attorneys who cover all major areas of litigation.

Our law firm operates on a contingency fee basis. This means that our clients do not owe any form of payment until they have been appropriately compensated for their injuries. We have won more than $4 billion in verdicts and negotiated settlements for our clients. Let us guide you through the legal process.

Call TorHoerman Law at 1-888-508-6752 to schedule a free consultation, and you may be able to receive compensation in a matter of months. Also, you may use the chatbot below for an instant online case consultation that is free of charge.

 

 

AreaVibes, Inc. “O’Fallon, IL Population & Demographics.” AreaVibes, www.areavibes.com/o’fallon-il/demographics/

Wikipedia contributors. “O’Fallon, Illinois.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 11 Apr. 2020. Web. 27 Apr. 2020, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O%27Fallon,_Illinois.

City of O’Fallon Official Website https://www.ofallon.org/

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