Personal Injury Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Injured in an accident? You have questions, we have answers. The personal injury attorneys at Guy Levy Law understand how difficult it can be to navigate your case alone. That is why we work with you one-on-one to take care of all the legal details, so you can recover the compensation you deserve.

Below are several answers to our most frequently asked questions (FAQs) on personal injury. For more personalized counsel, call our San Diego office at 619-821-9242 for a free initial consultation. We're here to help.

How much is my case worth?

Every case is unique and depends on the exact details of your accident. While we can't promise a specific result, we can promise that we will fight for maximum, full and fair compensation for your medical treatment, lost wages, damaged property, lost future income, disabilities, pain and suffering and for every other damage or loss you may legally be entitled to.

What should I do after I'm injured in a car accident?

  1. Be sure to take pictures of the accident scene and of all vehicles involved. Also collect information about the drivers, witnesses, and insurance companies at the scene.
  2. Always seek medical attention as soon as possible.
  3. If the accident is serious, call the police immediately.

Who can file a wrongful death claim in California?

California limits who is able to file a wrongful death claim after the loss of a loved one. This is often a surviving spouse, domestic partner or children of the decedent. To determine if you are legally able to make a valid claim, call our office for a free consultation.

What should I do if I'm injured on the job?

Always seek medical treatment if the injury is serious and alert your supervisor, manager or HR department as soon as possible. You have to notify your employer after your injury, so don't delay any longer than you have to. Your employer by law, needs to complete a DWC1 form and provide you with a copy as soon as they learn of your injury. You are free to consult with a workers' compensation attorney as early as possible in this process.

What if I can't afford a personal injury lawyer?

You probably can! Our services are available to accident victims on a contingency fee basis — this means that you don't pay us upfront for our services and you don't owe us a penny unless and until we secure you compensation for your injuries. We also offer free initial consultations.