FAQ

Read our frequently asked questions and answers below regarding Personal Injury and Wrongful Death.

What is a “personal injury?”

A personal injury is any type of injury that results in harm or death. Even if you have only suffered emotional pain, you may qualify for a personal injury lawsuit.

Do you offer a free consultation?

Yes, we offer a free consultation. Call us today at 763.406.7000.

What types of personal injury cases do you handle?

Bolt Hoffer Boyd Law Firm handles all types of personal injury cases, including premise liability, product defects, burn injuries, traumatic brain injuries, wrongful death, and more.

What is “contingency?”

We bill for personal injury services on a contingency fee basis. That means you will not pay unless we resolve the case and recover money for you.

Do I have a case?

If you are dealing with a personal injury or wrongful death issue, it’s important for us to understand any details that might impact the outcome of a case. Call today to schedule your free initial consultation and case evaluation.

Can’t I just handle a case between myself and my insurance company without hiring a lawyer?

You could, but keep in mind that a personal injury and wrongful death attorney will work for you, while an insurance company agent will work toward the company’s interest – paying the smallest possible settlement.

What is a statute of limitations?

A statute of limitations caps allows only a certain amount of time you are able to sue. Every case type has a different statute of limitations, so contact our office today to discuss your situation.

Define recklessness

Recklessness occurs when an individual blatantly ignores the potential consequences of their actions.

Explain negligence

Negligence occurs when an individual is careless. The negligent person can be held responsible if this carelessness causes someone harm.

What is premise liability?

When someone fails to keep their property safe for visitors, they can be held accountable for injuries that occur on the premise.

What is a product defect?

A manufacturer can be held liable for injuries that result from use of product that is not safe or does not warn of potential hazards.

Call us today for a free consultation: 763.406.7000

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