Types of Personal Injury Claims

Texas Personal Injury Claims

There are many different actions that can give rise to a personal injury claim. Those actions range from negligently performing one's work to simply owning a pet. Of course, there must be a cause and effect relationship between your injuries and action in question, i.e., the action giving rise to a personal injury claim must have caused or contributed to the injuries in which you are seeking compensation.

The most common types of actions or accidents giving rise to Texas personal injury claims include the following:

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
    • Car accidents
    • Truck accidents
    • Bus accidents
    • Pedestrian accidents
    • Bicycle accidents
    • Boating accident
    • Train accident
    • Airplane accident
    • Light rail or subway accident
  • Construction Accidents
    • Scaffold and ladder accidents
    • Falling debris
    • Construction machinery accidents
    • Construction vehicle accidents
    • Holes, ditches and other construction hazards
    • Building collapse
  • Premises Liability Accidents
    • Slip and fall
    • Trip and fall
    • Swimming pool accidents
    • Dog bites and dog attacks
    • Inadequate security
    • Failure to properly maintain property, including walkways, sidewalks and parking lots
    • Inadequate lighting, including stairwells
    • Elevator and escalator accidents
  • Professional Malpractice
    • Attorney or legal malpractice
    • Accounting malpractice
    • Architect and design malpractice
    • Dental malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
    • Emergency room error
    • Surgical mistakes
    • Medication errors
    • Misdiagnosis
    • Failure to diagnose or treat a medical condition
    • Medical chart errors
    • Birth injury
  • Products Liability / Defective and Dangerous Products
    • Defective products, including children's toys, drugs, car parts, electrical appliances, power tools, machinery, and other defective products
    • Dangerous conditions, including lack of or failure of safety precautions, including guard rails, and failure to warn about a dangerous condition such as ditch, trench, swimming pool, and other dangerous conditions
    • Defective designs, including SUV rollovers, highway design, building design, and other defective designs
  • Workers' Compensation
    • Workplace accidents
    • Lifting injury (back injury)
    • Repetitive stress injury
    • Amputations
    • Burns
    • Toxic chemical exposure
  • Nursing Home Abuse
    • Bed sores
    • Dehydration and starvation
    • Sexual or physical abuse
  • Defamation
    • Libel
    • Slander

If you have been injured in an accident, such as a premises liability, pharmaceutical or nursing home abuse case, and would like to discuss your Texas personal injury claim with an experienced lawyer, please schedule a free, confidential consultation with Bailey & Galyen by calling 844-402-3900 or fill out our intake form and we will contact you to schedule a consultation.