Essex County, Massachusetts
Your life can change in an instant when you get hurt or someone you care about is killed because of negligence or because a company or individual did not follow basic safety rules. While nothing can ever undo the losses you have experienced, you can recover compensation for damages. Although it may be difficult to know what to do when you or someone you care about is hurt, you need to be proactive in protecting your rights.
The Essex County accident attorneys at The Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC are ready to help if you find yourself the victim of someone’s negligent actions. We have represented hundreds of clients in injury cases and we will aggressively pursue your case with our experienced team of professional paralegals, investigators and lawyers.Essex County Accident Risks
Essex County is adjacent to the counties of Rockingham to the north, Middlesex to the west and Suffolk to the south. With a population of 736,457 and a total area of 829 square miles, all the land within Essex County has been incorporated into towns or cities. There are 34 towns and cities within the county lines and 9.57% of the county is water.
Essex County is home to numerous well-known and picturesque towns in Massachusetts. Amesbury, Andover, Salem, Rockport, Newberry, and Gloucester are just a handful of the 34 towns that fall within Essex County.
Essex County has both Salem and Laurence as county seats, and as of 1999, it has no county government. When Essex abolished the county government, it decided to keep certain elected county officials, including a local sheriff. However, there is no county council and there are no county employees. Cities and communities within Essex can form their own compacts with other areas to share services.
Although Essex County communities have developed many services for residents and most communities are relatively safe, there are still risks of accidents. Motor vehicle crashes are just one of the many risks faced by residents and visitors in the area. Accidents can happen while working, playing or just passing through the area and anyone involved in an accident should speak with a local attorney.
The Essex County personal injury and wrongful death attorneys at The Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC represent victims dealing with all types of serious and fatal accident and injury claims including:
- Brain Damage
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Personal Watercraft and ATV Accidents
- Work Related Injuries
- Medical Malpractice
- Head Injuries
- Slip & Fall
If you are injured in an accident in Essex or surrounding areas, The Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC has the legal background and knowledge of the local court rules necessary to help you pursue legal action.Getting Help from Essex County Accident Lawyers
In many cases, insurance companies become involved after accidents. This may be a malpractice, property, or auto insurer. Insurance companies don’t make money by paying out claims; they make a profit by trying to keep their payouts as low as possible so they can keep more of the premiums they collect. This means that when Essex County accidents happen, insurers work hard to try to pay as little as possible to accident victims.
The Essex County accident lawyers at the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC know the tricks and tactics insurers use to try to provide minimal payments to injured victims. We can deal with insurance companies to try to negotiate a settlement on your behalf. When no settlement is reached, our experienced attorneys are prepared to file a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit on your behalf to fight for the funds you deserve when an accident happens. To learn more, call today tons schedule your free consultation with a lawyer who has experience handling injury claims throughout Essex County.