Have you recently been hurt in a vehicle, pedestrian, or biking accident? If so, the evidence you collected immediately after the incident may prove crucial for your ability to recover compensation in a serious accident claim.
Taking pictures on your phone immediately after the incident is strongly recommended, but in some cases, you may even need to return to the scene. It’s hard to take in details immediately after a serious accident, but your ability to piece things together by looking at what you already have and visiting the scene may be important for your serious accident claim.
Presenting this information to your lawyer may help you uncover the legal issues at play in a serious accident claim. You may be eligible to recover compensation depending on the severity of your injuries and the extent to which you can illustrate that your injuries were caused by someone else’s negligence. Do not hesitate to get help from a physician immediately after the accident occurs. This may be the only way for you to recover compensation since your serious accident claim will largely depend on the injuries you present. Time is of the essence when someone else hits you or causes you injuries or damage. Do not wait to get help.
SENIOR PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY & FIRM FOUNDER
Michael Pines is a former insurance company attorney who graduated from the University of California Hastings College of the Law in 1987. While he was an insurance attorney, he learned from behind the scenes how insurance companies work and how they decide how much to pay injured people. Now that he works against insurance companies, Michael’s inside knowledge has resulted in significant benefits to his clients injured in car accidents. Learn more about Michael Pines