Scranton Auto Accident Lawyer
Experienced auto accident attorney in Pennsylvania
Auto accidents have the potential to negatively impact your job, your family, your health and your quality of life. Even an apparently minor traffic accident may result in serious injuries. If you have been hurt because someone was negligent, you are entitled to compensation for your injuries, including pain and suffering, past and future medical bills, and lost income. At Ernest D. Preate, Jr. Esquire, I have over 45 years of experience successfully representing clients injured in auto accidents throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.
If you have been injured in a car, motorcycle, truck, ATV, boat or pedestrian-related accident, call our Scranton auto accident lawyer today.
Most common causes of car accidents in Pennsylvania
There are many different ways in which an auto accident can occur. The most common causes of an accident include:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk driving
- Reckless driving
- Weather conditions
- Design defects
I have the necessary skills and experience to advocate for you after an auto accident.
Capable assistance from qualified experts
I consult with knowledgeable and respected experts to assist with case preparation. Trauma doctors, chiropractors, forensics engineers, mechanics, and collision reconstruction analysts lend their expertise to help me obtain the best possible settlements. At trial, these professional experts help by educating jurors about the specifics of the accident, what caused it and the injuries that resulted.
Time is of the essence
It is important to speak to an attorney immediately following a traffic accident to ensure the preservation of crucial evidence and witness recollection. In addition, Pennsylvania law places time limits on filing an automobile accident claim. I am committed to the timely investigation of your claim.
Contact a Scranton auto accident lawyer
If you have been involved in an automobile accident, call Ernest D. Preate, Jr. Esquire at 570-209-9865 or contact me online to schedule a consultation at my Scranton office.