The University of Pittsburgh is one of the larger colleges or universities in Pennsylvania. It is home to approximately 35,000 students throughout main campus and the 4 regional campuses in Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown and Titusville, Pennsylvania. U. Pitt also affords students more than 150 undergraduate majors as well as a thriving student life both on and off campus. Also, the school employs more than 14,000 faculty, staff and post doctorate professors. With so much to see and do at the University of Pittsburgh the odds of an accidental injury are pretty high. These are itemized below but typically stem from working at the University of Pittsburgh, getting medical care at one of the many University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) facilities and suffering an injury as a student. If you have been injured in any way while on the University of Pittsburgh grounds contact our Pennsylvania injury attorneys handling University of Pittsburgh lawsuits.
With locations in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Erie, Pennsylvania our University of Pittsburgh injury lawyers can help you. They offer free case reviews and charge nothing unless they recover for you and your family. Serving all of Western Pennsylvania including Allegheny County, Blair County, Beaver County, Butler County, Centre County, Clarion County, Clinton County Crawford County, Warren County, Mercer County, Verango County, Lawrence County and Erie County among others.
Common University Of Pittsburgh Injury Claims
During the several decades combined experience handling University of Pittsburgh lawsuits our attorney have handled all types of accident, injury and work injury cases. These can include, but are not limited to:
Assault and sexual assault while on campus or at a UPMC facility by another student, patient, faculty member or healthcare provider.
Car accidents both on and off campus as well as pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents and trucking accidents.
Medical malpractice claims against the more than 50 UPMC centers for birth injuries, sexual assault by a doctor or patient, cancer misdiagnosis, inaccurate diagnosis if diabetes, Lupus, Crohn’s Disease, errors in administering anesthesia, medication mistakes resulting in injury and death as well as infections acquired in hospital such as COVID-19, C-Diff, HIV and others.
Workplace injury claims (workers’ comp claims) caused by excessive manual labor, lifting injuries, healthcare worker injury cases, repetitive stress injury cases, hazardous material and chemical inhalation (Roundup weedkiller), agricultural accidents, ladder accidents, workplace slip and falls, scaffolding accidents, back injury claims and neck injury cases.
Wrongful death as a result of an assault, birth injury, labor and delivery injury, medical malpractice, hospital negligence, trucking accident, motorcycle accident, auto accident or workplace accident.
How Our Allegheny County Injury Lawyers Can Help
When injured due to the negligence of another in Pennsylvania you have rights that need to be protected. The circumstances surrounding your accident will determine the benefit and compensation you are entitled to. The first thing our Pittsburgh injury lawyers will do for you is thoroughly review your claim and identify all liable parties as in some cases there are multiple at fault parties.
From there they will figure out the full and total dollar value of your claim which will include both current benefits and compensation AS WELL AS future benefits and compensation. There may be various of each such as lost wage compensation, medical care, pain and suffering compensation (not available in Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claims), loss of parental guidance, diminished quality of life benefits, death, funeral and survival benefits when applicable.
Contact Our University Of Pittsburgh Work Injury Attorneys
Armed with all of the facts about your case our UPMC injury lawyers will fight tooth and nail to get you the benefits and compensation you are entitled to. You will no doubt be approached by the liable parties insurance company and offered a quick, low ball settlement to make you and your case go away. Do not accept their offer and do not even communicate with the insurance adjuster as we will do that for you.
Our Pennsylvania college campus injury lawyers offer free case reviews and charge nothing if they do not recover for you. They also handle University of Pittsburgh injury claims, workers’ comp cases and UPMC medical malpractice lawsuits on a contingency fee basis meaning they charge nothing unless they win for you.
They serve all of Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia including Altoona, Beaver, Bethel Park, Butler, Clarion, Erie, Greensburg, McKeesport, Monroeville, Natrona Heights, Harrison Township, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh campuses, all University of Pittsburgh Medical Centers, all Excela Health Hospitals, all Allegheny Health Network offices, all Butler Health System centers, Westmoreland, Morgantown, Wheeling and Charlestown.