Car accidents often involve dealing with insurance companies, car repairs, and police departments. In severe cases, there may be injuries that prevent the accident victims from returning to work and their daily lives. If you have been in a car accident, it may be beneficial for you to hire an experienced attorney that is knowledgeable about car accidents and resulting injuries. An attorney that has experience in car accidents and injury law can help you with accident insurance claims, paperwork, and recovery of losses that resulted from a car accident.
Typically, personal injury claims are filed due to an accident that involved a motor vehicle, truck, or car. Motor vehicle accidents usually result in damages that are minor and are easily resolved through directly contacting the insurance provider. Car accidents that involve remarkable damages, fatality, or personal injury typically are situations in which a lawyer is necessary. An attorney with a background in injury law and motor vehicle accidents will be able to help you recoup losses related to the accident. An experienced lawyer will work to regain lost wages, money lost due to car repairs, and medical expenses. Further, if a passenger was killed in the car accident, an attorney may be able to help you address this situation in court.
Keep in mind that it is best to start early and hire an attorney as soon as possible in order to have the best chance of regaining your losses related to an accident. The deadline for filing a personal injury claim may vary based on your location. If you are paying for medical bills, are unable to return to work due to injuries, or have extensive damage to your vehicle, it is best to hire an attorney immediately after the accident. An attorney will be able to guide you through the legal process of regaining your lost wages, paying for your medical bills, and paying for your motor vehicle damages. An attorney should be hired prior to reaching a settlement with the car insurance company. Usually, settlements are reached within a week to two weeks after the car accident occurs.
If you are in need of a personal injury attorney, please contact our office online or by calling 702-259-7777 to schedule an initial consultation.