New Bedford man with cast on broken leg

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently obtained a $100,000 settlement from Liberty Mutual and Arbella Insurance Companies. Her client was a passenger in a vehicle when it was hit by another driver. The man sustained a broken leg and needed surgery followed by physical therapy. He contacted the New Bedford, MA car accident lawyers for help.

rear end car accidentAttorney Gouveia said, “In this case, there were several injured parties. The at-fault driver did not carry enough insurance to fully compensate our client. We were able to get a settlement from the other driver’s insurance. We were also able to get a settlement from the underinsured policy held by a family member. After those settlement offers, we were able to reduce their medical bills. This allowed us to maximize the settlement to the client.“

Fractures or broken bones are common injuries in automobile accidents. The effects of this type of injury may be devastating and often result in pain and suffering, lost wages and high medical bills. Difficult insurance companies and a complex system add to the frustration of being fully compensated for the injury. This is where an experienced Massachusetts car accident lawyer can help.

client with broken leg meeting with a New Bedford car accident lawyerIf you or someone you know was injured in a car accident, contact an experienced Massachusetts car accident lawyer. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost income and pain and suffering, among other losses. No fees are received unless you win an award or settlement. Call us today at our toll-free number at 1-800-992-6878 or fill out a contact form online for a free (no obligation) case evaluation.

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Paul d’Oliveira

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira has been practicing personal injury and disability law for over 30 years. He started his personal injury law practice in 1989 with two offices in Fall River, MA and East Providence, RI. Today his firm has 16 offices in RI and Southeastern, MA.

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