If you’ve suffered an injury or lost a loved one in Allentown, call an Allentown personal injury lawyer at Munley Law for a free consultation
If you’ve suffered a serious injury due to someone else’s negligence, you need an Allentown personal injury lawyer you can trust. Since 1959, people in Allentown and all over Pennsylvania have put their trust in Munley Law when it mattered most. Our personal injury attorneys have been recognized among the Best Lawyers in America, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. We have earned the highest client satisfaction and peer review ratings in the industry. We proudly represent individuals and families in Allentown and all over the Lehigh Valley.
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An Allentown personal injury lawyer at Munley Law will fight for you
A major accident or injury can leave you facing unexpected consequences. In addition to physical pain and suffering, you may have astronomical medical bills; you may not be able to work; you may require long-term treatment and face an uncertain future.
As the injured victim of a negligent act, you have the right to seek compensation for your suffering. The personal injury attorneys at Munley Law can help you retrieve funds to cover your medical expenses, lost wages, therapy, and pain and suffering. We will negotiate with the insurance companies on your behalf, and we will fight for you in court if your case goes to trial. Let us handle the phone calls, paperwork, and legal process so that you can recover with peace of mind.
When choosing a personal injury lawyer in Allentown, experience counts
Not all Allentown personal injury law firms are equal. You need a lawyer with depth of experience and a track record of success to get you the justice you deserve. The personal injury lawyers at Munley Law have more than 55 years of experience handling the following types of cases:
Car Accidents: Main routes running through the area include Rt 22, Rt 33, I 79, Rt 309 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. These roads see a high volume of cars and trucks hauling products from area manufacturing plants, big rigs delivering merchandise along the East Coast, and Lehigh Valley residents travelling to and from work. A car accident can leave you and your family physically and financially devastated. We can help. Never accept an offer from the insurance company without consulting an Allentown personal injury lawyer at Munley Law.
Truck Accidents: Munley Law is different from other personal injury firms in that we dedicate a significant portion of our practice to commercial and heavy trucking accident cases. Many large companies are housed in Lehigh Valley industrial parks, including J.B. Hunt, one of the largest transportation logistic companies in North America. Even a “minor” truck accident can have lifelong effects. An Allentown personal injury lawyer at Munley Law will guide you through the legal process and help you on the road to recovery.
Medical Malpractice: Lehigh Valley area hospitals include Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest, Easton Hospital, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation, Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg, Sacred Heart Hospital and St. Lukes Hospital. If you’ve been injured due to medical negligence, such as a surgical mistake, medication error, anesthesia error, misdiagnosis, lab error or any other type of negligent medical mistake, you may have a medical malpractice case. A Munley Law lawyer can evaluate your situation and help you determine what to do next.
Construction Accidents: Allentown and the Lehigh Valley comprise a continuously growing area, with new construction projects going on all the time. The construction industry sees a high rate of injuries and fatal accidents. Allentown construction workers may be at risk of construction transportation accidents, electrocution, falls from heights, and heavy machinery and tool accidents. Injuries can include neck, shoulder and back injuries, paralysis, electrocution, burns, fractures, eye injuries, hearing loss and head injuries. If you have been injured in a construction accident in Allentown or Bethlehem, Munley Law can help.
Workplace Accidents: Major industry sectors in the Allentown and Bethlehem area include manufacturing, finance and real estate, education, healthcare and transportation and warehousing. Munley Law’s personal injury attorneys have years of experience and extensive knowledge relating to workplace accidents, including workers’ compensation claims, heavy machinery accidents, work transportation accidents, healthcare worker accidents, construction accidents, third party claims and more. If you are injured at work in Allentown, it’s imperative that you get the medical help you need for your injuries and report your injury to a supervisor immediately. An Allentown personal injury lawyer will be able to advise you as to the next steps to take. Our own Christopher Munley was named “Workers’ Compensation Lawyer of the Year” in the Allentown Metro Area, 2016, by the legal guide Best Lawyers.
Defective Product Accidents: Defective products in Allentown can include defective automobiles or auto parts, dangerous children’s toys, unsafe medicines, infant car seats and dangerous machinery and tools. The product may be defective in design, or perhaps the item did not come with adequate warning or usage instructions. Sometimes, manufacturing companies place more value on profits than safety. As a result, unsafe or malfunctioning products may injure consumers in Allentown. Our own Marion Munley was named “Product Liability Lawyer of the Year” in the Allentown Metro Area, 2017, by the legal guide Best Lawyers.
Motorcycle Accidents: If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident in the Lehigh Valley, chances are you are trying to recover from serious injuries. When a truck or car hits a motorcycle, the motorcyclist often suffers brutal injuries. Motorcycle accident injuries in Allentown, can include deep cuts and lacerations, fractured bones, limb amputations, spinal cord injuries, head, neck and back injuries and more. This can mean months and even years of recovery time. If the accident resulted from the negligence of another, call a Munley Law motorcycle accident lawyer today.
Bus Accidents: If you have been injured in a bus accident in Allentown, you are entitled to seek fair compensation for your injuries, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering and other claims. We have represented bus passenger as well as other motorists and pedestrians hurt in a bus accident.
Pedestrian Accidents: Allentown sees a lot of pedestrian traffic, with many retail stores and restaurants located throughout the area, as well as baseball stadiums and large arenas. When a pedestrian is hit because a driver was negligent, a crossing signal malfunctioned or an intersection was designed in an unsafe manner, Munley Law will hold the responsible parties accountable.
Train Accidents: When trains derail, the results can be catastrophic. In the event of a train derailment or railroad crossing accident, an experienced Allentown personal injury lawyer will fight for the injured. Responsible parties may include the company who owns and operates the train, the train conductor or other train employees, manufacturers or suppliers of defective train parts and track maintenance personnel among others.
Slip and Fall and Premises Liability: Did a property owner fail to shovel snow and ice from their property, causing you to slip and fall? Did you get injured as the result of a dangerous or hazardous condition on someone else’s property in Allentown? If so, you may have a personal injury case. Property owners are required to keep property safe for visitors. This includes businesses, such as stadiums and arenas, retail stores, restaurants, grocery stores, public parks, amusement parks, apartment complexes, public swimming pools, hospitals, hotels and private homes.
Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse: Nursing homes and assisted living facilities are supposed to help people who can no longer take care of themselves. In some cases, neglect and abuse occurs in nursing homes. Nursing home neglect can lead to dehydration, malnutrition, pneumonia, bedsores, pressure ulcers, falls, broken hips, sepsis, wrong medication and wrongful death. If you suspect an injury was caused by negligence in a nursing home in Allentown, call Munley Law today.
Birth Injury: Birth injuries can occur when a medical professional is careless or negligent during the birth process. Birth injury cases may arise when obstetricians or obstetrical nurses fail to recognize or treat serious medical conditions affecting the fetus or the mother. This can include failure or delay in diagnosing and responding to fetal distress, failure to perform a C-section for birth complications, improper use of extraction devices, forceps or vacuum, or medication errors among other mistakes. Common birth injuries can include Cerebral Palsy, Erb’s Palsy, hypoxia, brain damage, infections, and more.
Traumatic Brain Injury: Traumatic brain injury is the term used to describe serious damage to the brain suffered as a result of sudden physical force. This can happen as the result of a vehicle accident, a sports injury, a fall, or as the result of any sudden force or impact. At Munley Law, we have a thorough understanding of the impact that a traumatic brain injury can have on the injured and an entire family.
Wrongful Death: Losing a loved one in an accident due to someone else’s negligence is devastating. Although this is a heart-wrenching time, it is important that you consider the well-being of remaining family members and consult with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. If your loved one died in car or truck accident, due to medical malpractice, or in a workplace or industrial accident, you may have a wrongful death claim. We will investigate to determine if the death of your loved one was due to the negligence of another person or a company, and assist you in recovering compensation for your loss.
Skilled negotiators and experienced trial lawyers in Allentown
At Munley Law, our personal injury lawyers are committed to bringing a passion for justice to every case. If you have been injured in the Allentown area, we can help. We will conduct a free and confidential case evaluation to determine the best course of action to get you the compensation you deserve. Insurance companies are in the business of making money, and not focused on the best interests of injury victims. We have the experience and resources to stand up to large insurance companies and big corporations to be sure your rights are protected.
How much does it cost to hire an Allentown personal injury lawyer?
At Munley Law, we work on a contingent fee basis. This means that we do not get paid unless we win your case. We understand the physical, emotional, and financial strains associated with a major accident or injury. With a contingent fee, anyone can hire a top-notch Allentown personal injury lawyer, regardless of income. As our client, you pay nothing upfront or out of your own pocket. We cover all the costs, and we only get reimbursed if we win your case. And, our fee will never exceed the amount paid to you. That’s our promise.
If you were injured in an accident in Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton or anywhere in the Lehigh Valley due to the negligent or reckless actions of another person, company or organization, contact an Allentown personal injury lawyer at Munley Law.
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