Auto accidents can leave you wondering how to work with insurance companies, how you're going to recover from any injuries or if you can repair your car. If you were the victim in an auto accident, you should be considering how an auto accident lawyer will help you get the money you need to pay for any bills related or compensate you for suffering or pain.
The state will most likely persecute the driver at fault if the accident was serious enough to cause fatal or severe injuries. Medical bills and car repair expenses will be left to be dealt by you and your insurance company for all other car accidents, which area often issues ultimately resolved in court.
You are considered a victim of an automobile accident if you were at all involved, be it the driver, passenger, by-stander or even the spouse of an injured victim. All victims of an auto accident may be able to receive money from the other driver, the owner of the car and even the employer of the driver. This money is used for pay for the damage of your car, for medical bills both current and future as well as any suffering you may be caused from permanent injuries. Punitive damages are also often issued to the other driver, which would punish them for their actions..
When the other driver's insurance company contacts you, you are only obligated to tell them your contact information, but never feel pressured to give them all the details of the damage you may have sustained. Your lawyer can help you negotiate with the other insurance company to decide if it should be heard in court or not.
Call Attorney Chris Vonderau today at (910) 202-3110 or contact us with an email.