Millions of people suffer injuries in car accidents each year in the United States, and these injuries can result in extensive losses. When you are involved in a serious crash, it is natural to be disoriented and unsure of what to do. However, you should always remember that you might have important legal rights, and it is always worth it to discuss your accident and injuries with an experienced Northwest Indiana car accident lawyer.
Each car accident is a unique situation, as are the circumstances leading up to the crash. Each type of accident can have its own legal questions and issues that arise, and our attorneys are skilled at handling cases stemming from a wide variety of accidents, including:
We have also seen a variety of injuries that can result from different types of car accidents, and we work with clients with many kinds of injuries. Such injuries include:
The law allows car accident victims the right to seek compensation when another party – such as another driver – was negligent and caused the crash. Our firm has extensive resources to determine liability for accidents, and we will begin investigating the circumstances of your accident immediately. Swift action is important to collect and preserve evidence of negligence needed to prove your claim.
Evidence gathering can include interviewing witnesses, looking at police reports, seeking records of traffic citations or arrests of the other driver, looking at surveillance video, and more. We work to identify all parties that might be liable, as many accidents involve negligence from more than one party.
In addition to proving negligence, you will need to prove the extent of your losses. We know how to calculate damages that cover all of your past and future losses, including:
We know how to stand up to insurance companies to ensure you receive the maximum compensation you deserve for your claim.