Tools & Resources


What does it mean to “file suit,” and why do we do it?
To “file suit” means filing legal paperwork with your respective courthouse. Filing suit does not take place unless you are filing a lawsuit against the par

Do I have to go to trial?
If you have a personal injury case, you do not have to go to trial. Many cases never make it to the trial stage. There are many elements to a personal injury ca

How much is my case worth?
Determining the worth of your case is evaluated based on five areas: 1. Past medical bills 2. Future medical bills 3. Lost wages 4. Loss of e

Can I receive workers’ compensation if my employer did not cause my injuries?
If you were injured on the job, you are entitled to workers compensation even if your employer did not cause your injury. There are state-protected workers compensation rights for every state. You are covered by the state for injuries sust

How long will my personal injury lawsuit take?
All cases are unique and therefore it is difficult to say exactly how long your personal injury lawsuit will take. That is why it is important to meet with us for an evaluation. Some cases can be settled, without going to court, in a matte

Motorcycle Accidents

Injured in a Motorcycle Accident? Contact a Motorcycle Accident Lawyer in New Bedford, Fall River or Taunton, MA

Motorcycle Accidents can be especially horrific for those injured.  Negative stereotypes surrounding motorcycles may cause those injured to face problems when it comes to making a claim with the insurance company to get the compensation they deserve.  The Law Offices of Dussault & Gomes PC have experienced personal injury attorneys that are knowledgeable in motorcycle and car accidents and they are not afraid to stand up for your rights.


• Distracted Drivers
• Construction zones/road hazards
• Motorists failing to yield

In order to prove liability we utilize our vast experience with insurance settlement tactics to defeat the notion that the motorcyclist was principally at fault for the accident. Because heavier vehicles typically hit motorcyclists, the injuries suffered tend to be extremely serious.  Dussault & Gomes is experienced in supplying detailed evidence of future treatment and rehabilitation needs related to head trauma, fractures, surgery or permanent and disabling conditions.

If you’ve been in an accident through no fault of your own, don’t fight the insurance company on your own, contact us for a FREE no obligation consultation.