Personal Injuries

AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENTS

Automobile accidents cause some of the most serious injuries suffered in the United States.  Insurance companies have made it a priority to settle with those injured in a motor vehicle accident for less money prior to hiring an attorney.  Don’t let this happen to you or your loved one.    If you were a driver, passenger or pedestrian involved in a car accident, you must act fast in hiring an attorney to ensure that your rights are protected.  Don’t fall prey to the insurance company’s low offer tactics.   Please call now for a free consultation and meet with attorney Peter E. Goss so that your rights are protected.

 

Bicycling Accidents
Bus / Train Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Motor Vehicle / Car Accidents
Pedestrian Accidents

 

PREMISES LIABILITY/SLIP & FALL ACCIDENTS

Dangerous conditions on properties can cause serious physical injuries.   Property owners are charged with certain duties under that law to maintain and keep their property in a generally safe condition.  When a property is not kept in a safe condition or is not free from dangerous conditions, legal liability may exist.  If you or a loved one suffered an injury on a property because of a dangerous condition, please call The Goss Law Firm, P.C.

 

Drowning Accidents
Slip / Trip & Fall Injuries
Carbon Monoxide Injuries

 

ANIMAL ATTACKS / DOG BITES

 

Every year 4.5 million people in the United States suffer from dog bite injuries. Close to one million victims of dog attacks require immediate medical attention and tens of thousands require reconstructive surgery due to disfigurement and permanent scarring. Victims of dog bites or animal attacks are entitled to monetary compensation for their losses including all medical costs, cost of revision surgery for scarring and disfigurement, pain and suffering and lost wages.  If you or a loved one has been injured by an animal attack or dog bite, please call attorney Peter E. Goss for a free consultation.

 

SEMI-TRUCK / COMMERCIAL VEHICLE ACCIDENTS

Semi-trucks and commercial vehicles have caused some of the most serious injuries on America’s roadway over the past 25 years.  Driving on the highway causes many challenges for today’s everyday driver.  Not only do drivers have to worry about weaving in and out of traffic to avoid other drivers, they must keep careful lookout to avoid tired, careless and overworked semi-truck and commercial drivers.  At The Goss Law Firm, P.C., we understand that an accident can be a complex situation for the mind to comprehend.  These types of accidents get more complex when they involve a semi-truck or commercial vehicle.   If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident with a semi-truck or commercial vehicle, call The Goss Law Firm, P.C. today free of charge.

 

18-Wheeler Accidents
Delivery Truck Accidents
Overloaded Trucks / Falling Debris
Poor Maintenance & Defective Equipment
Tired / Impaired Drivers
Tractor-Trailer Accidents

 

NURSING HOME ABUSE AND NEGLECT

Caring for elderly has become one of America’s greatest challenges as The Greatest Generation ages.  Many times caring for the elderly involves placing a loved one in a nursing home or skilled nursing facility.  The care given to those patients can below the standard that is required.  These facilities are sometimes understaffed or staffed with underqualified personnel who cannot properly care for the patients. Peter E. Goss has years of experience in handling nursing home abuse and neglect claims.  If a loved one has suffered an injury or death as a result of nursing home abuse and neglect, please call The Goss Law Firm, P.C. for a free consultation.

 

Pressure Sores
Decubitus Ulcers
Falls
Dehydration/Malnutrition

 

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

Doctors are required to take an oath to do no harm, but from time to time, serious mistakes can occur in hospitals, medical offices, and clinics. Sadly, the effects of medical malpractice can be devastating to patients who are counting on treatment to get better, not worse.  Sometimes hospitals and nurses are responsible for these errors that can cause serious injuries and even death.   During this difficult time in your life, families have enough on their mind without having to worry about taking legal action against the medical professional who caused your injuries. Let The Goss Law Firm, P.C. handle the legal matters so you and your family can concentrate the healing process.

 

Cerebral Palsy
Emergency Room Negligence
Improper/Inaccurate Medical Diagnosis
Labor & Delivery Errors
Prescription Errors
Surgical Errors

 

FIRE / ELECTROCUTION / EXPLOSION LITIGATION

No family ever expects that a loved one will suffer serious injuries caused by a fire, explosion or electrocution.  These types of accidents are very rare and the causes of these serious events vary greatly from incident to incident.   If necessary, The Goss Law Firm, P.C. will hire the best experts in the field to conduct a full investigation into the causes of these very serious events so that your rights are protected  If  you or a loved one suffered a serious injury or death as a result of a fire, explosion or electrocution, please call The Goss Law Firm, P.C. for a free consultation.

 

AIRPLANE / AVIATION ACCIDENTS

Some of the greatest tragedies  in American history involve plane and aviation accidents.  Investigating airplane and aviation crashes can be very complicated.  Many times specialized experts such as avionics experts, metallurgy experts and accident reconstructionists are needed to re-create the incident to determine a cause.   Determining a cause of a crash can sometimes be very difficult but is crucial to bring a claim for the injuries sustained.  The Goss Law Firm, P.C. will hire the experts needed to determine the cause of a crash so that you can recover for the losses you have sustained.

 

INSURANCE/ BAD FAITH LITIGATION

Insurance companies are charged with certain duties.  Among those duties are to place their insureds interest above the interests of the insurance company.   Many times insurance companies do not adhere to these duties that are clearly set out in the law.   When this occurs, the losers are the victims of horrific accidents and the insurance companies own insured.  Peter E. Goss has experience in litigating cases against insurance companies on behalf of those injured and on behalf of those insureds in situations where the insurance company did not perform their duties.

 

BOATING / ATV ACCIDENTS

The lakes and farms across the country are many times the location of horrific accidents involving boats and all-terrain vehicles.   Usually accidents involving boats and ATVs cause very serious injuries and sometimes death.  Boating and ATV accidents sometimes involve very complex technical and insurance issues that require extensive investigation and legal research.  If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident involving a boat or ATV, call The Goss Law Firm, P.C. for a free consultation.

 

WRONGFUL DEATH

The death of a loved one is obviously a very tragic event.   Each person and family grieves in their own personal way.   When a loved one passes, there are many tasks that must be completed.  Funeral arrangements must be made and many times grief counselors must be found.  Because of the grieving process, many times, a families legal rights are disregarded and ignored.  Let The Goss Law Firm, P.C. ensure that your legal rights are protected while you are grieving.   If a loved one has passed as a result of negligence or otherwise, contact The Goss Law Firm, P.C.