Car accidents are a sad reality of the world in which we live. While many people do their best to follow traffic laws and drive safely on the road, there will always be those who seek to push the limits of the law, endangering the lives of all they share the road with. When someone’s negligence results in an accident, they may be held liable for any damage or injuries caused by their actions.
If you have been injured in an accident through the reckless or negligent driving of someone else, you may be able to seek compensation for your injuries from the person responsible for the accident. Injury victims are usually able to seek compensation for things like medical bills, prescription drug costs, rehabilitation, loss of income and pain and suffering. Additionally, family members of someone killed in an accident may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim to seek compensation for the above damages, as well as funeral costs.
Getting the money you need to cover expenses related to an accident is not always easy. Accident victims must be aware of the true value of their claim before accepting an offer from an insurance company. Often times, an insurance company’s first offer is far lower than an injury victim deserves.
The best way to protect your interests and make sure you are getting the money you are legally entitled to is to seek the assistance of an experienced car accident injury attorney. Allow your attorney to handle all communication with an insurance company so that you do not say something that could be used to deny your claim or seriously limit the amount of compensation you are entitled to under the law.
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At Patton Mosier, we have an established reputation as serious trial lawyers who specialize in difficult and complex matters. We maintain a small case load and are very selective about the cases we take so that we can provide our clients with the superior legal service they deserve. A small case load enables our car accident attorneys to work diligently to get our clients the money they need to recover from their accident and move on with life.