Victims of Car Accidents Need Experienced Legal Assistance
Car accidents happen every day on highways and streets in New York and throughout the country. Victims of car accidents can have many different types of injuries, from minor bumps and bruises to whiplash and soft tissue injury to traumatic brain injury, which can be fatal. Even accidents that are minor in nature and occur at a low speed can cause an injury to an occupant of a car. Many car accident injuries cause the victims a great deal of pain over an extended period of time. Victims of car accidents are forced to negotiate the compensation they are entitled to receive with auto insurance carriers. These insurance companies hire employees whose main goal is to minimize any settlement to the victim, thereby maximizing the profitability of the insurance company. When you are up against an insurance company, it is crucial to have an experienced New York car accident lawyer on your side, fighting to make sure you are compensated fairly.
What an Auto Accident Lawyer Can Do For You
Having a personal injury attorney on your side can make a big difference in your car accident case. The lawyers at our firm can help you understand the true value of your case, and make sure you don’t accept a low offer from the insurance company. In addition, our attorneys are skilled at all phases of the personal injury claims process, and do the following for their clients:
- Gather and organize evidence of accident and medical treatment
- Interview witnesses to help show who was at fault in the accident
- Make sure you meet all legal deadlines and procedural rules
- Negotiate with the insurance company on your behalf to get settlement offers
- Counsel you regarding the value of your case and consequences of accepting or rejecting settlement offers
- Process your settlement payment, and ensure that your medical bills are paid by the appropriate insurance
- Litigate your claim if a reasonable settlement cannot be reached
Our attorneys will handle the insurance company for you. If you’ve been hurt, you have to focus on healing from your injuries. The lawyers at our firm will handle the legal and procedural aspects of your case while keeping you informed of its progress. They will make sure the insurance company does not take advantage of you and pressure you into accepting a settlement that is an unfairly low amount given the extent of your injuries and the impact the accident had on your life. Our attorneys and staff members handle auto accident claims on a daily basis. They are experienced and know how to interact with insurance adjusters and insurance defense lawyers to get you compensation that you deserve. If you suffered an injury in a car accident, call today to put our firm to work for you.