If you’ve suffered an injury or lost a loved one in Bloomsburg, call a Bloomsburg personal injury lawyer at Munley Law for a free consultation
If another person’s negligence caused you a serious injury in Bloomsburg, you need a Bloomsburg personal injury lawyer with a proven record of success in representing personal injury clients. Since 1959, people in Bloomsburg and throughout Pennsylvania have trusted 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 Bloomsburg and all over Montour-Columbia County.
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The Bloomsburg personal injury lawyers at Munley Law will fight for you
When you’ve been injured in a major accident, you might be left with physical and emotional pain and suffering. It can also leave you facing unexpected consequences, including astronomical medical bills. You may not be able to work, 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 negotiate with the insurance companies on your behalf and, if necessary, fight for you in court if your case goes to trial. Your lawyer will handle the phone calls, paperwork, and legal process so you can focus on recovering. We give our clients not only the finest and most aggressive legal representation, but also compassionate, comprehensive help that gives accident victims peace of mind.
Our personal injury attorneys are nationally recognized: We are listed in Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, Lawdragon 500, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and more. Marion Munley was selected as “Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury-Plaintiffs,” for the Allentown Metro Area in 2019 by Best Lawyers. Our attorneys hold leadership positions in national organizations like the American Association for Justice and the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys, and they travel around the country to share their expertise with other lawyers.
When choosing a personal injury lawyer in Bloomsburg, look for a record of success
Not all Bloomsburg 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 Bloomsburg area include Rt 11, Rt 42, Rt 487, and I-80. These roads see a high volume of cars and trucks hauling products from nearby cities; big rigs transporting merchandise to upstate Pennsylvania and New York; Columbia and Montour county residents commuting to and from work. A car accident along these busy routes can leave you and your family physically and financially devastated. We can help.
Truck Accidents: Munley Law commits a significant part of its work to commercial and heavy trucking accident cases. This makes us different from other personal injury law firms. Marion and Daniel Munley are two of only three Pennsylvania lawyers who belong to the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys. They have both served as Chair of the American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group, making Munley Law the only firm in the nation with two lawyers who have led that elite group. Major companies located in Montour Columbia County include Wise Foods, Autoneum North America, and Wal-Mart Associates. Truck accidents are more likely along heavily traveled highways and interstate routes. Unfortunately, even a “minor” truck accident can have lifelong effects. A personal injury lawyer at Munley Law will guide you and your family through the legal process to get you the remuneration you are owed.
Medical Malpractice: There are many hospitals within a ten-mile radius of Bloomsburg and in the Montour/Columbia County region. These include Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital; Geisinger Medical Center; Columbia Montour Snyder Union Hospital; Fresenius Medical Care; Select Specialty Hospital; Geisinger Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital; Hospital Neurociencia; and Janet Weis Children’s Hospital. Medical negligence such as surgical mistakes, medication administration errors, anesthesia errors, misdiagnosis, and other types of negligence may mean that you have a medical malpractice claim. When your trust in a physician or hospital has been violated, turn to Munley Law to evaluate your situation and determine your best next steps.
Construction Accidents: Bloomsburg and surrounding communities are home to construction projects connected to schools, hospitals, homes, and buildings providing both business space and family housing. This development helps strengthen the Bloomsburg region’s growth by providing construction jobs. But construction is a dangerous job and there are significant injury and fatality rates on construction sites. These accidents may involve falls from heights, heavy machinery and tool failure, transportation accidents, electrocution and other construction-connected incidents. Employees involved in these accidents may suffer serious injuries including neck and back injuries, loss of limb, loss of vision or hearing, and traumatic brain injuries. Munley Law represents victims and the families of those who suffer electrocution, falls, paralysis, burns, fractures, and head trauma on the job. If you have been injured or your family member gas been killed in a construction accident in Bloomsburg and Montour-Columbia County, call Munley Law’s experienced personal injury lawyers.
Workplace Accidents: Workplace accidents are possible in any job location and in any industry. The personal injury attorneys at Munley Law have extensive knowledge and more than five decades of experience representing victims of workplace accidents that result in injuries or deaths. We understand the intricacies of work-related accidents, including workers’ compensation claims, third-party claims, and major incidents involving heavy machinery, work transportation, healthcare and medical service, and construction, among others. Workers injured and families of those killed on the job in the Bloomsburg vicinity should report the incident to their supervisors and turn to medical professionals for immediate assistance. They also should call Munley Law for legal advice that is time-tested and well-regarded.
Defective Product Accidents: Defective products are found across every industry sector. Malfunctioning children’s toys, infant and toddler car seats, tools and machinery, as well as defective automobiles and auto parts, unsafe medications, and dangerous furnishings and housewares or even contaminated food products may result in injury or death to residents in and around Bloomsburg. Design problems, defective construction or mechanical malfunctions, and inadequate usage instructions or warnings about a product’s potential hazards might cause injuries or deaths of consumers. Unfortunately, at times, product manufacturers and other companies put profits above safeguards to the public. When this happens, and someone in Bloomsburg has been a victim of product malfunctioning, design flaws, contamination, and a host of other risks, Munley Law is there to help. Our own Marion Munley was named “Product Liability-Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year” in the Allentown Metro Area, 2017 and 2019 by the legal guide Best Lawyers; Daniel Munley earned the same honor in 2020..
Motorcycle Accidents: Motorcycle accidents are prevalent across the nation, including in Bloomsburg and surrounding communities. Crashes involving motorcycles often result in serious bodily harm, including life-threatening head and body trauma, broken bones, limb loss, spinal cord damage, paralysis, injuries to the head, back, torso, arms, and legs. If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident in Montour-Columbia County or Bloomsburg, you may well face significant time in a hospital or rehab facility and months or years of recovery, sometimes resulting in time away from work or even loss of a job and income. If your accident was caused by another person’s negligence, count on a Munley Law attorney. We know the ins and outs of motorcycle accident law.
Bus Accidents: Victims and, in the event of your loved one’s demise as a result of a bus accident, have the right to seek fair and just compensation to injuries. Claims for compensation may be pursued to cover medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost or diminished wages in the event of injury-related impact on your employment, and other issues. Munley attorneys are experienced in representing victims and motorists injured by a bus, as well as bus passengers injured in a bus crash.
Pedestrian Accidents: As home to educational institutions, medical facilities, other businesses, and private residences, Bloomsburg has a high volume of pedestrian traffic. Pedestrians are at risk of being hit by automobiles due to poorly marked crosswalks, driver negligence, malfunctioning crossing signals or traffic lights, or poorly designed intersections and crosswalks. Munley Law will fight for you if you were involved in a pedestrian accident.
Train Accidents: Train accidents, whether due to a derailment, railroad crossing problem, or other cause, can have enormous repercussions for victims, from severe injuries to due to a train derailment or railroad crossing accident. If you have been injured in a train crash, turn to an experienced Munley Law personal injury lawyer. We have extensive experience representing victims of catastrophic accidents involving trains. We hold those responsible for train accidents, which can include conductors, employees, or owners and operators of trains, responsible, and are committed to getting our clients fair compensation.
Slip and Fall and Premises Liability: Have you experienced an injury due to a hazard or danger on someone else’s property in Bloomsburg or a nearby community? Did you slip and fall on the property of owners who neglected to clear snow and ice from their property? If so, you may have a personal injury case. Visitors are entitled by law to safety on the property of another person. Owners of businesses, grocery stores, stadiums and public parks, retail stores, Property owners are required to keep property safe for visitors. This includes amusement parks, apartment complexes and private homes, restaurants, public swimming pools, hospitals, and hotels. If you or a loved one was injured or killed as a result of negligence on the part of a property owner, Munley Law will fight for you.
Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse: Have you or your loved one been injured or abused in an assisted living or nursing home facility? Residents of these facilities, who are unable to care for themselves, deserve appropriate and compassionate treatment. Unfortunately, neglect and abuse in various forms does happen in nursing homes. Poor care and abuse can lead to life-threatening health problems, from dehydration, pneumonia, falls that lead to hip, leg or other major fractures as well as traumatic brain injury to bedsores, pressure ulcers and other open wounds susceptible to sepsis and infection. Medical reactions due to administration of wrong medications can also result in injury and wrongful death. If you believe negligence or maltreatment in a Bloomsburg area nursing home caused your injury or that of your family member, call Munley Law.
Birth Injury: Birth injuries happen to the most innocent of victims and their families. As such, they are among the most emotionally painful of experiences. They occur due to medical error of medical professionals whose actions during the birth process are careless or negligent. When obstetricians and obstetrical nurses or other medical personnel present at a birth make poor decisions, fail to recognize or treat serious medical issues affecting a fetus or mother, obstetricians, obstetrical nurses, or other medical personnel assisting in the delivery may be responsible. Birth injuries are the result of failure to perform a C-section required because of birth complications, delay or failure to diagnose and appropriately treat fetal distress, misuse of extraction devices, including forceps or vacuum, and medical errors such as giving the wrong medication. Cerebral palsy, Erb’s palsy, hypoxia, infections, brain damage are among the most common of birth injuries, although many more injuries can occur. Munley Law is experienced at representing families impacted by birth injuries.
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, including a fall, sports injury, vehicle accident, or any other sudden impact or force. Munley Law attorneys understand the physical, emotional, and financial impact of traumatic brain injuries on the injured person and their family in Bloomsburg. We can help you obtain fair compensation for such an injury.
Wrongful Death: The loss of a loved one in an accident caused by another person’s negligence is devastation in many ways. Even during this time of grieving the loss, victim’s loved ones need to take the emotional and financial well-being of surviving family members into account. If you experienced the death of a loved one in an accident, reach out to a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. The Bloomsburg personal injury lawyers at Munley Law can determine if you have a wrongful death claim in cases of medical malpractice, industrial or workplace accidents, auto and truck crashes, pedestrian accidents, among others. We will handle the investigation to determine whether your loved one’s death was due to the negligence of another individual or business and will provide experienced and passionate representation to recoup compensation for your loss.
Skilled negotiators and experienced trial lawyers in Bloomsburg
At Munley Law, our personal injury lawyers bring their passion for justice to every case. If you have been injured in the Bloomsburg area, we can represent you. We will conduct a confidential case evaluation to determine the best course of action to get you the fair and fullest compensation you deserve. And we do not receive compensation for a personal injury case unless you receive a settlement. Insurance companies are in the business of making money. They are not focused on the best interests of injury victims. We have the experience and resources to stand up to large insurance companies and major corporations to be sure your rights are protected.
What our clients say about working with us:
“Professional yet down-to-earth, friendly, polite, respectful and compassionate. These are the words that come to mind when I think of Munley Law. Someone at Munley Law always had time to take a phone call from me or respond to an email quickly. From the first phone call I made to their office to my first meeting with my attorney, I felt like he understood, and he made me feel safe in my choice. Everyone has treated me as I was their most important client. They also made me feel like part of their family. I highly recommend them to anyone who needs legal representation. They do not charge to talk to you, and it may be one of the most important calls you make to set up that appointment.” – Pat T.
How much does it cost to hire a personal injury lawyer who knows Bloomsburg?
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-tier, high quality Bloomsburg personal injury lawyer. Your income does not matter. As our client, you pay nothing upfront or out of your own pocket. We cover all costs, and we only get reimbursed if we win your case.
If you were injured in an accident in Bloomsburg, Danville, Berwick, Orangeville, Millville or anywhere in the Montour Columbia County because of the negligent or reckless actions of another person, company or organization, contact a Bloomsburg personal injury lawyer at Munley Law.