After an accident, get an accident attorney ASAP. You know the saying: “Misfortune never arises alone”. So let’s have a look into whatever’s in the future of you, so that you can choose to call an attorney or not.
After a crash, the first on the list of all the economic losses is the damage to your car. If you are fortunate, it may be up for a restoration. Or else, you drop it either to a destruction company or a sale.
Nevertheless, you have two choices here:
- If you are guilty, you can request your insurance agent for a settlement
- If you are not, the insurance agency of the guilty party will pay for you damages.
So go for an expert lawyer, who will fight for your privileges when you are neither in shape, nor in a condition of doing it alone. And that is only when you are a lawyer yourself. If you are not, you will need one who will guide you through your case.
Generally, car insurance companies offer injury liability to you. But in case they don’t, your attorney will file a claim against the people at fault. He will prove that you are eligible for it legally, because of:
- Costly medical fees.
- Permanent injuries to your body (if any).
- The misery and sufferings that you went through.
Though you should call your attorney right away, it’s essential to know that every state has its own regulations, so the time limitations for filing a claim varies. Moreover, there are laws that also defend the insurance companies in some cases against your lawsuit. So, the faster you call your attorney, the better the possibility of success you have.
And when you do, he will start gathering all the required details counting:
- evidences and reports,
- medical receipts,
- expert opinions.
And when he’s ready he will prosecute the insurance companies. Eventually, he will win the case for you.
In my lawsuit, calling an attorney helped me out a lot. Furthermore, he got me a good settlement plan to get me going with my lifecycle. So all I want to say at the end is that, “Turn your injuries into knowledge.”- Just like Oprah W. said.
Author: Jack Ryan (been there done that)