Understanding Car Accidents And Personal Injury
Being involved in a car accident is a scary and disorienting experience. Once the reality of your injuries and financial losses sets in, you may wonder who will pay my medical bills? Who will pay for my loss of income? How much money am I entitled to recover for my injuries?
Our team of lawyers and staff has secured millions of dollars for clients in thousands of cases. Our successful track record means that we are prepared to handle any car accident case. From the moment you reach out and schedule a complimentary consultation, we will begin building the strongest possible case to do everything possible to maximize your financial recovery.
What To Expect After Your Accident
After a car crash, there are a few steps you should be sure to take. You should:
First, Call The Police
In any accident, you need to call the police. An accident report can help you show fault later during personal injury proceedings and insurance claims.
Next, Get Medical Care
One of the most important things you can do is make sure you see a doctor. A doctor can help you treat your injuries and evaluate if those injuries will have long-term side effects. A doctor can also help establish to what extent your injuries were caused by the motor vehicle accident.
Then, Get A Lawyer
Insurance companies often try to talk to accident victims immediately in an attempt to limit or even deny potential payouts. We encourage you to take decisive action and reach out to our attorneys as soon as possible. If the insurance company is unwilling to settle for the compensation you deserve, we are more than ready to take our comprehensive knowledge to court in the pursuit of the accountability and compensation you deserve.
Recover Compensation After A Car Accident
If you believe that another driver was responsible for the injuries and losses you suffered, you need someone to protect your rights and interests. For more than 35 years, the attorneys at The Waffenschmidt Law Firm, LLC, have provided strong legal advocacy and representation to accident victims throughout Central Pennsylvania who have suffered injuries in car accidents involving:
- Distracted drivers
- Drunk or drugged drivers
- Speeding drivers
- Fatigued drivers
- Aggressive drivers