Auto Accident Claims
One of the more common types of injury calls we get relates to car crashes. In fact, we manage more vehicle-related injury lawsuits than any other type of injury claim. Auto accident claims can be tricky, and if you’re hoping to get a quick settlement, you may want some legal assistance. See, most people believe that the party at fault will be held liable. In simple terms, people think that the person who caused the crash will be forced to pony up and pay. Not so fast.
See, insurance payouts don’t work like that. Especially for auto accident claims. If you’ve been injured in a car crash, or any type of vehicle accident, you might want to hire an injury attorney. John and Grant are both award-winning Sacramento personal injury lawyers. In fact, both hold perfect 10 Avvo ratings. If you’ve been seriously injured in a car wreck, and you want to learn more about how you can get paid, call (916) 714-8200 to schedule a free consultation. You can also continue reading through this article to gather more information about our injury attorneys, as well as watch video testimonials from real car accident injury clients.
Tips for Filing an Auto Accident Injury Claim
As always, our website does not provide legal advice. Instead, our site provides information and opinions that we’ve gathered throughout our careers. If at any time you do wish to obtain legal advice please call us at (916) 714-8200. We offer free consultations and we have offices in Elk Grove and Sacramento. With that said, here are some tips for filing an auto accident injury claim. Remember, it’s always smart to seek medical help after an injury.
Make sure you take lots of photos of your car and of yourself as well if you’ve been physically injured. The more documentation we can provide about the crash the better chance we have of obtaining a favorable outcome. So don’t be afraid to take lots of pictures after a crash.
Obtain Medical Records
Along with gathering evidence, obtaining medical records is paramount to the success of your injury claim. We need to document your injuries and most of all, PROVE that the accident in question caused the injuries. This is especially important if you have a preexisting condition that was aggravated by the crash.
The insurance company representing the party at fault would love to get into a game of “he said – she said”. Having eyewitnesses who can verify your version of the accident can be the icing on the cake we need to get you paid quickly, and for the maximum amount.
Sacramento Auto Accident Injury Attorneys
John O’Brien and Grant Zehnder are top-rated Sacramento auto accident injury attorneys. If you’ve been hurt in a car crash click here to fill out our 24-hour injury contact form. We provide comprehensive consultations, free of charge. While no attorney can guarantee results, and no lawyer can promise a specific amount of money, we may be able to calculate a theoretical estimate. Call our Sacramento accident injury lawyers now to obtain help with filing a car accident claim.