A Car Wreck Doesn’t Have to Wreck Your Life
If you or a family member have been in an auto wreck there are several things to know that will help you to avoid headaches in getting your claim filed and settled. As soon as possible after the accident, contact an auto accident attorney Newport Beach CA to assist you in the process of getting back to normal life.
Here is what to be aware of:
*Call 911 if there are any injuries
*Get as much information about the accident as you can. Be sure to get names, insurance info, phone numbers, and addresses of any and all witnesses
*Take pictures of the damaged vehicle, your injuries, the surrounding area and any other things which may have contributed to the accident
*File a police report as soon as possible
*Keep records of all medical bills, loss of wages and any other damages from the accident
*Don’t admit fault to anyone. Merely exchange your information with the other people involved. Allow the insurance companies and police to investigate to reach a conclusion as to the cause
of the accident. Your car wreck lawyer Irvine CA will request all reports on your behalf.
Document any missed work due to treatments you need for your injuries: seeing the Dr., going for rahab, etc. The time between missing any work, going to appointments, and other things related to the auto wrecks can be a great hardship and should be documented. Part of the job of your car wreck lawyer Irvine CA is to coordinate your medical care.
If you are in the unfortunate position of having been in a serious car wreck, Contact The Law office of Jeffrey S. Dawson today at 949/861-2191 for a free consultation to discuss your case. Jeff Dawson is a uniquely qualified personal injury lawyer. He has worked on the other side, as well – for the insurance firms, and knows how they think. The advantage of hiring Jeff is that he can give you the much needed peace of mind necessary in any accident claim. Call today.
The Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Dawson
9841 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618