Food Poisoning and Your Riverside Personal Injury Case

Silverthorne Attorneys handles a variety of types of cases, including thousands of Orange County personal injury cases. Riverside personal injury, by the way, is not limited to accidents and falls. As of 2011, statistics from the California Department of Public Health identified poisoning as one of the top five causes of personal injury here in Riverside County.

Did you know that consuming unsafe food can lead to salmonella and other debilitating illnesses? It is vital to be safe and check out local eateries, including the restaurants that you frequent regularly, as well as new places. Even people on vacation at expensive resorts are at risk of food poisoning due to employee negligence or a lack of training. If this has happened to you, then filing a personal injury lawsuit could result in compensation for your illness.

Personal injury can have more devastating effects beyond what you initially experience. For instance, one unfortunate poisoning incident could lead to years of poor health. Then there are the ongoing costs of medical care and prescriptions. On top of those inconveniences, you face further monetary loss if you have to take time off from work to recover.

Silverthorne Attorneys will diligently gather evidence of wrongdoing and work with your insurance company while you recover from your illness. We are experienced at personal injury cases and can walk you through the legal process.

It is important to be aware of the statute of limitations on personal injury lawsuits in California. At present, you have two years from the date of the injury, or one year from the discovery of the injury, to file a claim.

If you have been a victim of food poisoning resulting in serious illness, we can get you the compensation that you deserve. It is in your best interest to contact us as soon as possible after your injury. Call today to receive a free consultation regarding your personal injury case.