Personal Injury / Wrongful Death

Suffering an injury due to the negligence or misconduct of others can be a traumatic experience, resulting in pain and suffering, financial losses, medical expenses, inability to perform work or participate in daily activities, and other changes to your lifestyle. As an injured person, you are entitled to seek compensation for your pain and other losses.

If you have lost a loved one through the possible negligence or misconduct of others, you have the legal right to seek legal recovery for your loss.

The lawyers at Brooks, Harmon & Johnston offer experienced and effective legal representation to people faced with any personal injury or wrongful death claim. Please contact our firm to arrange a free consultation in personal injury matters related to the following:

Automobile Accidents

TrucksAll drivers have a responsibility to obey the rules of the road and not endanger other people or property. Automobile accidents are usually the result of negligence, inattention, or misconduct of a driver, and persons injured through such accidents may be entitled to compensation.

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

An accident involving a truck or other commercial vehicle requires prompt attention. There are many factors, such as the federal regulations that govern commercial vehicles as well as understanding how to investigate these cases, that make it important to retain an experienced attorney to handle your case. Our lawyers have the experience and track record of success to make sure that victims of trucking/commercial vehicle accidents are fully compensated for their losses.

Insurance Claims / Uninsured Motorists

Sometimes people are injured by drivers who have no insurance or by drivers who do not have enough insurance coverage. If you are in this situation, we can help ensure that you receive maximum compensation — despite another’s lack of insurance.

Catastrophic Injury and Wrongful Death

Losing a loved one or being seriously hurt in any type of motor vehicle or other incident can be a traumatic experience for anyone. Our firm uses our experience and resources to provide injured people with the representation they need and deserve during this difficult time.

Product Liability

Corporations and manufacturers have a duty to provide products that are safe for your use or consumption. They also have a responsibility to provide proper instructions for the product’s use and to warn you of potential dangers involved with the use of the product. If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective or dangerous product, you have a right to be compensated for your loss. Our lawyers can work with you to recover the compensation you deserve.

Slip, Trip and Fall

Injuries suffered on another’s property — whether in a home, on a sidewalk or in a commercial building or shop — are often the results of negligent maintenance or even complete disregard for the safety of others. If you have been injured, let us help you get the compensation you are due.

Workplace Injuries /
Worker’s Compensation

If you have been injured on the job or at an industrial site, you may be entitled to compensation and/or statutory benefits that are provided by law. Our lawyers are experienced in these areas of the law and can help you recover the benefits and compensation to which you are entitled.

Prescription Drugs

Medications can be improperly prescribed or have harmful side effects that lead to the injury or death of those who take them. Our firm can evaluate and litigate your case if you or a loved one has been injured or killed as a result of a prescription drug.

Medical Malpractice

Hospitals, nursing homes, doctors, and other medical providers owe a duty to every patient to provide treatment that meets the accepted standards of care in the medical community. If you believe that you or a loved one has been injured as a result of the negligence or breach of the standard of care by any medical provider, you may be entitled to compensation. Let us evaluate your case and help you recover any compensation you deserve.

Social Security

If you have been denied Social Security Disability and/or SSI benefits, our firm can handle your appeal and hearing to ensure you have the best chance to recover the benefits to which you are entitled.