Accidents - Aftermath
Coming to terms with events that follow a serious accident can be debilitating. All you want is for your health to be on track, get over the trauma and go about engaging in your daily work and life routine.
There are occasions when you're quite certain about what you should or want to do under these circumstances. Amidst the anxiety and at times, the confusion these events drag along, insurance companies might call you left and right; you may not know what to say or if they're treating you fairly.
Unfortunate situations like these can spring up at any time without warning. Suffering on your part due to someone else's negligent driving, is something no one should have to endure for too long. It is imperative that you hire an experienced car accident lawyer who understands the ins and outs of such scenarios; an individual who is "on your team", who is in a position to defend your rights.
Contacting a Philadelphia car accident lawyer immediately after an accident will help preserve the scene, contact witnesses, take photographs and also protect you from talking to certain persons, including insurance companies that may do more harm than good. The Lassen Law Firm, Philadelphia car accident attorneys, handles all cases at the reduced contingency fee of only 29%
A car accident, in addition to automobiles may also include motorcycles and trucks, or even pedestrians. Essentially the process is the same. Though with regard to motorcycle accident cases, keep the following in mind:
- Help your claim and keep your case moving
- See a doctor even if you feel you've sustained no injuries
- Report the accident to your insurance company but do not engage in any process until you've spoken to an accident lawyer
- Always keep receipts; medical expenses, rental car fees, motorcycle repairs etc.
- Good practice to take photos of the scene
Experienced accident lawyers will assist you in your claim, get you the help you need and get you back on your feet.
A large truck coming at you can be a very intimidating sight. Consider the fact that a loading truck needs roughly 20% to 40% more distance to stop. Chances of brakes locking up are almost inevitable. Being seriously injured in a truck accident that wasn't your fault can be quite an ordeal. Bruises, cuts, broken bones or even brain damage can be a daunting and life changing experience.
Take a Stand
The last thing you want is for the trucking company to deny compensation they owe you. An experienced car accident lawyer with an established track record will stand up to the court, insurance companies and/or other parties involved, to get you the compensation and fair treatment you deserve.
Car accident lawyers handle all aspects of any given case. The sooner you speak to one the sooner you get results. Take the right step towards getting the help you need.