A car accident can have a significant impact on your life. Here are some easy steps to follow after an automobile accident.
Personal Status Check
Examine yourself for injury.
Inspect everyone else involved in the car accident for injury.
Call the Police
It is best to call the Police to report the automobile accident. The police report is very important in all legal actions to follow.
Exchange Contact and Insurance Information
Exchange contact and insurance information with all others involved in the car accident. Do not admit responsibility or guilt.
Contact Insurance Company
Inform the insurance company about the car accident in a concise manner.
If you need medical treatment to obtain it immediately.
Contact An Experienced Car Accident Attorney
An experienced attorney can save you time and help you secure the best resolution for your automobile accident case. William John Dipetrillo and Associates accepts Personal injury cases on a contingency basis, meaning any attorney’s fees would be paid from settlement funds awarded to the client.
We do take pride in our commitment to resolving your case as fast as possible. The fact is that insurance companies are offering less. Your patience and insistence on experienced legal help is the best strategy.
Car Accident Case Expenses
Legal expenses for the case would be paid by the car accident attorney and only subtracted out of the settlement funds received. Be careful, some firms charge these expenses in advance.
The standard contingency fee is 33 1/3 percent or 40 percent if the case has to be filed with the Court. This firm uses a standard Florida Bar contingency contract.