If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you need an experienced attorney on your side to help you deal with your insurance company and the other driver. Here are just a few of the ways a lawyer can help you get through this difficult time:
- Talking to Your Insurance Company. Though you may think your insurance company is on your side, that isn’t always the case. Insurance agencies often want to resolve your claim by paying as little as possible and offering settlements right away. Instead of trying to deal with them yourself, let an attorney help you. Lawyers who have experience with insurance companies know how to work with them to get you the full settlement you deserve.
- Gathering Evidence for Trial. If you want to file a personal injury lawsuit, you will need to gather evidence like medical records, police reports, and witness statements. This can be a lot to handle on your own, but your attorney can take care of the legwork involved. An attorney will also be skilled in asking the right questions and deciphering these reports to get the information necessary to win your lawsuit.
- Aiding in the Recovery Process. After an injury, you need to take time to recover and get the treatment you need. Without an attorney, you would need to spend that time organizing your personal injury lawsuit, which could exacerbate your injuries and lengthen your recovery time. By hiring an attorney, you can put your mind at ease and allow yourself to concentrate on healing and recovering.
Jay Trucks & Associates, PC has experience helping accident victims win the financial damages they need to live move on with their lives. If you’ve suffered injuries in a car accident, call our office in the Saginaw area at (800) 762-8623.