Seattle Personal Injury Attorney Chris Thayer
Seattle Personal Injury Attorney Chris Thayer
Handling Personal Injury Claims in the Seattle Area and Throughout Washington Since 1995

My name is Chris Thayer and I am a personal injury attorney practicing in downtown Seattle. I handle personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death claims throughout the greater Seattle area, including Issaquah, Mercer Island and Kirkland.

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Sources of Personal Injury Claims

Posted Friday, May 18, 2018 by Chris Thayer

Accidents happen. But when an accident is caused by another person’s negligence, the injured party is entitled to compensation. Here are eight common sources of injury that lead to personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits in Washington:

The deadline for filing most personal injury lawsuits in Washington is three years from the date of the accident, including negligence and product liability claims (this timeline also applies to wrongful death lawsuits). However, defamation, assault, and battery claims must be brought within two years.

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