Sometimes referred to as “Leather City” or “Tanner Town” because of its early history in New England’s leather industry, Peabody Massachusetts is a modern, growing suburb of Boston, with over 50,000 residents. Residents and tourists have plenty to do and see in Peabody. Attractions include the Northshore Shopping Center, Brooksby Farm and many museums and theatres. There is something for everyone in this charming New England town.
Peabody, Massachusetts has all the conveniently located amenities one would expect to find in a city of its size. Hospital care is provided by two medical facilities, Kindred Hospital Boston-North Shore and Lahey Medical Center. Numerous public and private schools serve the young people, and local businesses provide all the usual services.
Transportation in Peabody is facilitated by a large intersection of I-95, Routes 128, 129 and Route 1. Bus service is provided by MBTA, and the Logan Express stops in Peabody as well.
Personal Injury Law Firm in Peabody, Massachusetts
The Kiley Law Group is a team of experienced legal professionals specializing in the practice of personal injury law. Personal injury law is the legal means by which people who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, can seek financial compensation for damages. The Kiley Law Group is dedicated to advocating for the residents of Peabody and victims throughout Massachusetts. Injury accidents can be physically, emotionally and financially devastating to victims and their families. The attorneys at Kiley Law Group provide the support and legal expertise to help victims recover.
Peabody Transportation Personal Injury Accidents
Transportation accidents are a growing concern across the United States and Peabody, Massachusetts is no exception. With over 82% of workers in Peabody commuting 26 minutes one way, that is a lot of cars on the road. Other forms of transportation, such as biking, walking and public transportation have their own safety risks. Unfortunately, transportation accidents are a common cause of personal injury and tragically, even death.
In many car accident investigations an at-fault driver is cited immediately, in others, the situation may be more complicated. If you have been injured in a car accident and you believe another driver is fully or partially to blame, a personal injury attorney can help you recover damages.
Common Causes of Car Accidents
- Distracted Driving
- Drunk or Drugged Driving
- Reckless Driving
- Running Red Lights and Stop Signs
- Unsafe Lane Changes
- Driving too fast for conditions, such as weather
Kiley Law Group has over 40 years experience litigating automobile accident injury cases. The legal team at Kiley Law Group has the expertise needed to prove negligence and fight for fair compensation for car accident victims. Call 888-733-9203 for a free, no risk consultation.
Right-of-way laws exist to protect both motorists and pedestrians. Drivers have a duty to yield for pedestrians even when they are breaking the law, such as jaywalking etc. Pedestrians are extremely vulnerable to serious injury and death from negligent drivers. Personal injury cases involving pedestrians can be incredibly complicated due to the seriousness of most injuries as well as situations where the pedestrian may be partially at fault for the accident.
It is important that you contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after a pedestrian accident. A statute of limitations exists for filing injury claims, the sooner you have an attorney working for you the better.
A personal injury attorney can:
- Evaluate your claim to see if you have a case
- File all paperwork in a timely manner, complying with statute of limitation deadlines
- Gather evidence of your injuries, medical reports, specialist consultations and expert testimony
- Prove extent of damages with hospital bills, doctor visits, surgeries, medications etc.
- Provide evidence and facts related to negligence of the driver i.e. distracted driving, impaired driving, etc.
- Negotiate with insurance companies on your behalf
- Represent you and your interests if the case goes to court
Injuries from a pedestrian accident affects the victim’s physical, emotional and financial well-being. Kiley Law Group is sensitive to the stress injury accidents cause. In order to help ease the financial burden for victims. The Kiley Law Group offers a free, no obligation case evaluation, along with a No Fee Guarantee. You don’t pay until they win your case. Contact Kiley Law Group at 888-733-9203 for help today.
Riding a bicycle is an environmentally friendly, cost effective, and healthy option for commuting to work, spending time as a family and just cruising around Peabody. Unfortunately, bicycles are also dangerous. Nearly 800 people die in bicycle accidents each year in the U.S. and thousands are injured. It is estimated that bicycle accidents cost $10 billion in healthcare expenses and missed work. Wearing an approved safety helmet can offer valuable protection but a helmet does not protect bicycle riders from all injuries, especially when struck by a car or truck.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a bicycle accident caused by someone else’s careless negligence. You may be able to recover damages by filing a personal injury claim.
Damages in a personal injury claim often include:
- Money for all medical bills associated with the accident, including ambulance, surgery, hospital, medications etc.
- Rehabilitation costs, physical therapy, doctors visits
- Compensation for wages missed while recovering
- Compensation for future lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Permanent disability
- Loss of companionship
Kiley Law Group is a team of skilled legal professionals dedicated to advocating for victims of personal injury. With over 40 years experience in personal injury law and over $500 million recovered for accident victims, Kiley Law Group is a law firm victims can trust. The attorneys at Kiley Law Group are not intimidated by bully tactics from insurance companies and adjusters, who are motivated to settle quickly and for the least amount possible. Kiley Law Group fights for you and your right to fair compensation for your injuries.