Yreka Car Accident and Personal Injury Lawyer


Yreka, California, is a small town nestled in the Shasta Valley. Its proximity to the Klamath National Forest and view of Mount Shasta makes Yreka a pleasant city to live in. But even a laid-back town like Yreka sees its share of accidents. 

If you or a family member has been hurt in Yreka or anywhere else in Siskiyou County, please give our accident lawyers at AutoAccident.com a call at (530) 392-9400 for a free consultation.

Dangerous Roads in Yreka, CA

Route 3 takes local residents to nearby small towns, while highway access is via Interstate 5 for shopping in Medford, Oregon, or trips to Sacramento. As Yreka residents know, weather conditions along these roads can be treacherous, making it more likely for serious car accidents due to flooding, mudslides, or snow. Exercising caution is important for Yreka residents, but sometimes, accidents cannot be avoided.

Types of Personal Injury Cases We Handle

When you’ve been injured, whether it’s been caused by a negligent driver, a misdiagnosis by a physician, or other injuries due to carelessness, you may need the services of an injury lawyer. Accidents can result in medical billslost wages, and other expenses. 

The following are areas that are covered by personal injury:

How to Find the Best Yreka Personal Injury Lawyer

One question that comes up when an injured person requires the services of a personal injury attorney is what to look for in a lawyer. The most important advice we can give you would be to seek a lawyer who only works with personal injury cases. Laws regarding personal injury can be complicated, and an attorney who works in other areas might not be the best choice for your accident injury. Make sure the law firm can cover accident reconstruction consults, expert witnesses, and other expenses that might be important to present your case in court.

Since personal injury cases are billed on a contingency basis, you don’t pay unless you win. This is vital. Ask about the attorney’s settlements and verdicts. Does the attorney generally settle with the insurance company? This can mean that the lawyer does not like to take cases to trial and is willing to settle for a smaller amount than you are entitled to. Does the attorney have several useful recommendations from satisfied clients? If the attorney doesn’t, there may be a reason for that.

Watch the video below for more tips on how to select the best Yreka personal injury lawyer for your case.

Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer in Yreka, CA Today

Injuries caused by negligence can create severe financial hardship for the injured person and family members. Medical bills and other expenses due to the injury can pile up. This hardship can be worsened when the injured person cannot work and contributes to the family’s income. 

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, call our experienced Yreka personal injury lawyers anytime at (530) 392-9400 or (800) 404-5400 for free, friendly advice. You can also contact us online.

We are members of the National Association of Distinguished Counsel and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

See our client reviews on GoogleYelp, and Avvo and our past verdicts and settlements.

Editor's Note: This page has been updated for accuracy and relevancy. [cha 9.17.21]
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"Me and my wife; had a car accident. We were amazed how easy, professional, friendly attorney Ed Smith is along with his staff. Everybody is amazing. Thank you so much, we are very impressed!" Alex & Dinah M.
"Ed Smith and his office team took on a difficult personal injury case on my behalf and for the passenger in my car. Ed is a top- notch attorney. His staff couldn't have been more helpful and kind. No need to look elsewhere. I give Ed Smith my highest recommendation." Beverly
"Ed and Robert have been taking great care of my husband and I for the past 5+ years. They are always there when you have a problem and a quick resolution! Even when the issues have nothing to do with them. They are willing to help ease the pain off your shoulders. They are as good as it gets! Thank you again for everything." Annie T.
"Very professional. Great team, staff and service all around. Mr Smith was very honest, straight forward with his advice. He gives the word "attorney" an honest reputation. I will seek his council anytime, and would recommend him at the drop of a dime." Jeremy M.
"I would highly recommend Ed Smith to any friends or family in need of a personal injury attorney. Ed, and his staff, are very caring on top of being very experienced in this field. The staff always keeps you informed of the status of your case and they are always easy to reach by phone." Shannon D.
"Edward Smith law offices provide competent, thorough, and personable help for victims of personal injury. When you first meet the staff you know you contacted the right office. This law office treats clients like people. I recommend this office to anyone seeking representation regarding personal injury." David M.