Personal Injury Lawyers Helping Victims in Sarasota
If you’ve suffered a serious injury as the result of a motor vehicle accident, a fall on dangerous property, or any other incident that resulted from someone else’s negligence, the Sarasota injury attorneys at Abrahamson & Uiterwyk are ready to help.
What to know about our Sarasota Injury Law Firm
- We don’t charge you for a consultation, and speaking with us obligates you to nothing. If you think you might have a valid personal injury claim, you have nothing to lose by giving us a call.
- We have been in practice for over 30 years. That longevity is a testament to the skill and dedication of our team of legal professionals.
- Our excellence has been recognized. We are accredited by the Better Business Bureau and received the highest possible rating from the national law firm rating system of Martindale-Hubbell. This “AV” rating recognizes our firm’s “very high to preeminent” legal ability, as well as our “very high” commitment to ethics.
- While we don’t have a physical office in Sarasota, we have offices in Tampa, Clearwater, New Port Richey, and St. Petersburg, and we will gladly travel to meet you where ever is most convenient for you.
- We have hundreds of positive online reviews and we are proud of the fact that a large portion of our clients come to us by way of referrals and word of mouth.
Types of Personal Injury Cases Our Sarasota Attorneys Frequently Handle
Personal injury law covers many types of cases, including vehicle accidents, premises liability, defective drugs, wrongful death, and nursing home abuse.
Car Accidents in Sarasota
Car accidents happen every day in Sarasota. When you are involved in a car accident, it is extremely important to have an experienced Sarasota personal injury lawyer to protect your rights and preserve your ability to recover costs for lost wages, property damage, medical costs, future losses, and pain and suffering. Click here to read more
Truck Accidents in Sarasota
Each year approximately 5,000 fatalities and 130,000 injuries occur due to accidents involving trucks. Negligence on the road can lead to serious consequences, and truck accident cases can be complex, involving many interested parties such as insurance companies; truck and parts manufacturers; law enforcement; and government at the local, state, and federal level. The truck accident lawyers at Abrahamson & Uiterwyk have been able to successfully fight those who put profit above safety or who are negligent in preserving the rights of others. Click here to read more
Motorcycle/Scooter Accidents in Sarasota
Clearly, scooters and motorcycles are some of the most vulnerable vehicles on the road. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident in Sarasota, it is important to have a legal team with the knowledge to guide you through the physical, financial, and emotional challenges you are facing. Click here to read more.
Bicycle Accidents in Sarasota
Bicycle accidents occur at an alarming rate in Florida. Because there is very little protection for a rider involved in a bicycle accident, injuries can be severe. Drivers and law enforcement must be held accountable to the laws put in place to protect cyclists. Have you been in a bicycle accident caused by someone else’s negligence? You can be assured that with Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, you have a personal injury attorney that is prompt and aggressive in handling your claim and protecting your rights. Click here to read more.
Slip-and-Fall Accidents in Sarasota
You or your family may be entitled to compensation for an injury caused by a hazardous condition on another person’s property. Slip-and-falls are the second leading cause of injuries in the United States, and those over 55 are more likely to be affected. Often, these injuries and deaths are caused by a dangerous condition on someone else’s property. Home and business owners should be held accountable for the safety of their property. If you feel you have a case, the slip-and-fall attorneys of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk have the experience necessary to help you pursue it. Click here to read more.
Medical Malpractice in Sarasota
Medical malpractice cases involve a wide range of injuries, including birth-related injuries, surgery-related injuries, misdiagnosis or late diagnosis, and emergency room errors. Our lawyers in Sarasota, Florida have the skill and experience necessary to properly handle medical malpractice cases. When the standard of medical care in diagnosing or treating medical issues has not been met, you have every right to seek compensation. If you believe you are a victim of medical malpractice in Florida, contact the injury lawyers at Abrahamson & Uiterwyk today. Click here to read more.
Dog Bites in Sarasota
Florida has very specific laws regarding dog bites, and it is crucial that you have an experienced attorney on your side. Over 500 serious dog bite accidents occur in the state of Florida each year, and dog bite accident victims often require medical attention due to the nature of dog bites and possible disease. If you have sustained injuries because of a negligent dog owner, the law firm of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk can ensure the owners are held responsible. Click here to read more.
Head and Traumatic Brain Injuries in Sarasota
Head and traumatic brain injuries, though sometimes subtle, occur at an alarming rate. According to the CDC, about 1.5 million people experience traumatic brain injuries each year. If these occur because of the negligence of others, it is a serious legal matter. The experienced personal injury attorneys of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk work to hold responsible parties accountable for restoring your financial circumstances and long-term health. If you suspect a concussion or fracture due to another person’s negligence, contact our law firm immediately. Click here to read more.
Car Crash Statistics in Sarasota County
Motor vehicle accidents are responsible for a large percentage of the accidental serious injuries and fatalities in the United States, and the same fact applies to Sarasota County. The statistics below show just how common injury-causing accidents are in Sarasota.
When we take a closer look at the data, we see that of the 50 fatalities caused by vehicle accidents in Sarasota County:
How to Get Your Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office Accident Report
If you’ve been involved in an accident that was responded to by the Sarasota County Sheriff, it’s a good idea to get a copy of the accident report. This report contains important information and may serve as crucial evidence in a potential personal injury claim.
There are a few ways to get a copy of your Sarasota accident report. One is to get the report in-person by going to the Records Section of the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office. To do so, you’ll go to the first floor of the Criminal Justice Center, located at 2071 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota. The hours are Monday through Friday from 8AM to 5PM.
You also have the option to request a copy of your Sarasota accident report by mail. Requests must be sent to Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office, Attention: Records P.O. Box 4115, Sarasota, Florida 34230-4115.
Finally, you can request your Sarasota Police accident report from the Records Custodian by email: [email protected]. If you have any questions about your report you can call the Records Section at 941-861-4025.
Read Reviews from Our Sarasota Personal Injury Clients
We are proud to have earned hundreds of positive reviews from former clients, including many from our Sarasota clients. Please note however that each case is different and that you may not obtain the same or similar results. That said, we always strive to provide an exceptional customer experience, and would be honored to review your case.
Get a Free Case Review from an Experienced Sarasota Injury Lawyer Today
The law firm of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk has been practicing personal injury law for over 30 years. Combined, our lawyers have over 100 years of experience, and we have served over 20,000 clients in Sarasota and throughout Florida.
If you’ve been injured, we encourage you to give us a call to discuss your case. Remember, a consultation with a Sarasota accident lawyer neither costs money nor obligates you to hire us. You have nothing to lose, and a lot to gain. We hope to hear from you soon.