Ordaz Law, APC, is the law office of orthopedic injury attorney Juan J. Ordaz Jr. Known throughout the legal community for his dedication and perseverance, Juan J. Ordaz Jr. prides himself on the devotion he dedicates towards the representation of his clients’ injury cases. He is a personal injury attorney focused on excellence and client satisfaction.
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Orthopedic Injury | Personal Injury Lawsuit
Orthopedic injury lawsuits are generally based on a claim of negligence. Negligence is the failure to use reasonable care to prevent harm to oneself or to others. A person can be negligent by acting or failing to act.
The elements of a cause of action for negligence are well established and include the following:
- A duty to use reasonable care;
- A breach of the duty to use reasonable care; and
- A breach of the duty to use reasonable care which resulted in economic and/or non-economic damages/injuries suffered by the plaintiff.
Example Scenario 1: Betty is driving her car westbound on Broadway near the intersection with 24th Avenue in Golden Hill. She has a legal duty to use reasonable care while driving. Betty though, fails to stop for a red light as she crosses the intersection and t-bones Stacy who was driving southbound on 24th Ave. As a result, Stacy suffered a broken foot and missed 3-weeks of work. Betty is liable for the lost wages (economic damages) incurred by as well as her pain and suffering (non-economic) damages.
Orthopedic Injury | Damages
At trial or in a demand to settle, an orthopedic injury victim may seek compensation for the following:
- Past and Future Loss of Enjoyment of Life;
- Past and Future Pain, Suffering and Mental Distress;
- Past and Future Medical Expenses, and;
- Past and Future Lost Wages / Lost Earnings Capacity.
Ordaz Law, APC | orthopedic injury attorney
Juan J. Ordaz Jr. provides candid, hardworking and personal legal representation to individuals seeking an orthopedic injury attorney in San Diego County. We help victims suffering from orthopedic injuries which they have suffered in a variety of injury producing incidents. We believe that it is a necessity to represent people who have sustained these traumatic and debilitating injuries.
Call (619) 550-3617 today so that we may schedule your free and discreet consultation with a premier San Diego orthopedic injury attorney.
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