West Virginia Personal Injury Law (also Known as Torts)
West Virginia personal injury claims and lawsuits are governed by the West Virginia civil justice system in contrast to the criminal justice system that governs criminal matters. Personal injury law in West Virginia generally aims to compensate people who have been injured, killed and/or suffered financial losses because of another’s wrongful conduct. Such conduct includes actions and/or omissions that are careless, negligent, grossly negligent, or reckless.
Below are some additional resources on West Virginia personal injury law:
- West Virginia Court System Including Supreme Court of Appeals
- The West Virginia Code (system of state laws enacted by statute)
- Injury Law Definitions
- WV Lawyer FAQ
- WV Car Accident Tips
- Jury Instructions for WV Car Accidents – Part I
- West Virginia jury instructions for car accidents part 2
Ask a West Virginia Personal Injury Lawyer
If you’ve been injured in an accident, hurt on the job, or injured by negligence in West Virginia, we invite you to call one of our experienced personal injury lawyers for a free consultation. Our toll-free number is 1-877-943-9378. West Law Firm is located in Charleston, West Virginia, and we serve injured clients throughout the state and country.