I. The Anatomy of a Medical Malpractice Case
Wagners Personal Injury Lawyers – New Glasgow, Nova Soctia
Wagners is a boutique firm focusing on personal injury lawsuits. Our services include representing victims residing in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia and beyond who have been hurt due to medical error, a vehicle accident, and a slip and fall or trip and fall incident. We also represent groups of individuals who have been hurt due to the fault of another, which is known as a class action.Free Consultation
Our Areas of Practice
At Wagners Injury Law firm we represent injury victims who were involved in car accidents, medical malpractice injury, slip and fall, sexual assault, or other injury that turn your life upside down. You deserve to get back to normal as soon as possible. We are experienced, dedicated and passionate advocates. We’re invested in your success—so you can count on Wagners for unwavering support and commitment.
This broad category of injuries includes vehicle-related injuries, slips and falls and other accidents, long-term disability, and sexual assault.Learn More
Class actions allow groups of people with similar complaints to bring a collective action against defendants.Learn More
Most health care professionals have the best of intentions and hope to provide quality medical care to their patients.Learn More
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Wagners is currently advancing several class actions across a broad range of subject matters and on a national basis.
Personal Injury Lawyer in New Glasgow
Wagners personal injury lawyers have decades of experience fighting for the rights of injured victims in New Glasgow and beyond. We only represent victims of wrongful acts caused by the negligence of others such as car accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, slips and falls and wrongful death. With the help of our personal injury lawyers, you can get compensated for pain and suffering, lost wages, medical expenses, among other forms of damages, after filing a successful claim.
Our personal injury lawyers in New Glasgow have a reputation for preparing aggressive negotiations and tough litigations in all cases they are entrusted to handle. We are passionate about helping our clients get maximum compensation from the parties that harmed them. When you reach out to Wagners today, we will schedule a free consultation to better understand your case and explain your legal options.
Trial Lawyers for Nearly 80 years combined
Experienced personal injury lawyers tend to be the ones who have handled multiple types of claims over the years. At Wagners, we come with nearly 80 years combined experience in personal injury cases. We understand that each case is unique and takes experience and smartly developed legal strategies to overcome. We know the hurdles that may get in the way of a fair settlement. Our seasoned litigators will walk with you every step of the way until justice is served.
Having been in the legal profession for many years, we understand the strategies that insurance companies use in order to reduce their liability. While insurers try to manipulate clients into accepting a lower settlement, we always advise consulting a lawyer before speaking to anyone from an insurance company. No matter what the insurer tells you, never accept a settlement offer until you consult our lawyer. We work in your best interests and will ensure your rights and protected throughout the process.
We represent clients in the Atlantic provinces and beyond
The team at Wagners has offered legal representation to many clients in the Atlantic provinces and beyond. We are keen to answer all your questions and guide you through the claims process. We handle all the paperwork and negotiations with insurance companies to ensure they don’t take advantage of you. We work promptly to perform thorough investigations and gather the evidence before it becomes unavailable.
At Wagners, we cannot guarantee a specific outcome for your personal injury case. However, we utilize our experience and resources to ensure your claim is successful and that you receive maximum compensation for your injuries. We have taken care of thousands of personal injury cases to a successful conclusion. Many cases are settled out of court. However, if your case does require litigation, we have experienced trial lawyers to battle it out with insurance companies. Keep in mind that there’s no time to lose when it comes to personal injury claims. If you or a loved one was hurt or you lost a family member as a result of negligence, call us for reliable legal guidance.
Car Accident Lawyers New Glasgow, Nova Scotia.
A vehicle accident can involve any type of motorized vehicle. Collisions can involve other motorized vehicles, animals, road debris, slippery roads, poor vehicle design or poor road design. Collisions can be head-on, a rear-end, a side-swipe, a rollover or a single vehicle accident where a vehicle leaves the road.
Anyone involved in a collision in the province of Nova Scotia, is entitled to certain benefits through the car insurance provider of the vehicle they were in when the collision occurred. These benefits include medical benefits, a wage loss component, and travel expenses. There is coverage for these benefits regardless of fault.
If you are in an accident in New Glasgow or elsewhere in the province, and not at fault for the accident, there are further damages you are entitled to claim. These damages include a monetary sum for the pain and suffering you have endured (both physical and psychological), the loss of income you have suffered due to the accident, any out of pocket expenses (such as costs of your medical care that was not covered by the car insurance, cost of hiring a house cleaner, etc.) and any future losses you may suffer.
If you are unsure who is at fault for the accident, or may not know what type of compensation you could be entitled to, it’s important to contact a personal injury lawyer who will put your best interests first. Most lawyers in Nova Scotia will not charge you for their services for a personal injury claim unless they are successful.
Medical Malpractice Lawyers in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
Wagners is one of the few personal injury firms in Nova Scotia that has a practice focusing on medical malpractice claims. We represent individuals who have been hurt due to a mistake a medical professional has made. You may be uncomfortable bringing a lawsuit against a medical professional involved in your care; however it is important to hold treatment providers to the highest of standards to ensure the health and safety of future patients.
Due to our experience in litigating complicated medical cases, our firm has access to the leading medical professions who provide opinions on standard of care, duty of care, and causation for injuries. We also retain medical professionals to provide objective opinions on what our clients’ injuries are going to look like into the future.
If you believe you, or a loved one, have been the victim of a medical error, feel free to give our office a call to discuss your options. We will only charge you for our services if we are successful.
Birth Injuries Lawyers in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
A birth injury, or birth trauma, can often be attributable to a medical error. Parents may be hesitant to call an attorney to seek legal advice, as having a newborn at home can be stressful, time consuming and exhausting. Further, a new parent may believe a medical condition of their newborn is due to a genetic condition the infant was predisposed to. It is important if you suspect a medical mistake may have occurred during the birth process to contact a lawyer for initial advice.
If a medical error is established, compensation for cases where an infant has been injured will depend on the severity and duration of the injuries sustained. Also considered are past and future care needs of the infant into adulthood and beyond, and any expenses and losses incurred by the family members caring for the infant.
If you are questioning whether your child suffered injuries due to a medical mistake, please give our office a call. There will be no charge to you for calling our office and there is no obligation for you to retain us.
Slip and Fall Injuries Lawyers in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
A slip and fall accident, or trip and fall incident, is a claim brought against a property owner, or occupier, when an individual is hurt on another’s premises. If you hurt yourself on the property owned by another individual in New Glasgow, or other parts of Nova Scotia, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. In order to receive compensation, you must prove that your injury occurred due to the negligence, or fault, of another. Occasionally there may be more than one party at fault for your injuries, or you may too be partially at fault. These types of cases can involve multiple parties and can become quite complex. It is important for you to speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer to understand your rights if you suffered an injury on another individual’s property.
Wrongful Death Lawyers in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
In Nova Scotia, certain family members are entitled to bring a claim for the loss of a loved one if the loss is due to the negligence of another. Parents, grandparents, children and grandchildren are all entitled to bring a claim for the loss of the relationship they had with the family member who passed away. The limitation period for starting an action for a fatal injury is less than most other claims. Although you may be coping with your loved one’s passing, it is important you consider calling a lawyer for initial advice which we will provide free of charge.
Initial Consultations Are Free Of Charge
If you or another has been injured due to the fault of another, please call our office at 902-425-7330 or toll free at 1-800-465-8794, or by completing a short online contact form. Our firm works exclusively on a Contingency Fee Basis, and we will not charge you for our services unless we are successful.