Personal injury involves many different types of cases, the most common include automotive accidents, slip and fall, dog bites, boating accidents, defective materials and workplace incidents to name a few. When involved with these types of events it may be difficult to understand what you are entitled to and the extent of the damages brought on.
What you should do
Regarding all types of accidents, it is advised to seek medical attention immediately. You may not know what type of injury you incurred. Sometimes the onset of symptoms can take days to appear. If you wait to go to the doctor, it may lessen your chances of recovering damages and your health may be in jeopardy.
From when the incident occurs and onward, one of the most important tasks is to document everything or request reports for your records. If someone is the reason you are injured, then he/she can be held liable for the damages. You will have to find out who this/these individuals are and obtain information to move forward in making a claim. It is your responsibility to contact the individual, or entity, or the corresponding insurance to negotiate a claim or request compensation for you and/or your property damages.
The tasks associated with a personal injury claim can be intimidating because of the complexity and various representatives or companies involved. You can be burdened to identify what is required for your claim and knowing the appropriate methods to divulge information. Additionally, the negotiation process can be discouraging since insurance companies have experts who are consulted for these types of situations.
A personal injury attorney at Desai Law Group will be your legal representative and point of contact for issues during your case. Your attorney will facilitate in all phases of the process so you have the ability to acquire a fair settlement for your losses. A settlement should include compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, ongoing medical support, lost income/wages, and in some cases wrongful death.
Contact Desai Law Group for an attorney today!
From the moment you are involved in an accident, the laws in the State of Florida limit the amount of time you have to make a claim. Please do not wait! If you are injured or someone you know has been involved in an accident then please call to discuss your case immediately. Contact Desai Law Group today and schedule a consultation!