Monthly Archives - May 2018

What To Do After an Accident Part II: Document Everything

Preserving the record of your accident and treatment is imperative. This means keeping everything–police reports, medical reports, correspondence from both your insurance company and the other driver’s insurance company. Even minute details that may seem unimportant at first might prove essential to your claim as your case progresses. A compartmentalized file folder that allows you to separate your documents by category can be helpful in this regard. You should bring this folder with you when you meet with your attorney to discuss your case so he can scan your documents and provide him copies of new documents when you [...]

What to Do After An Accident Part I: See A Doctor Immediately

This is the first in a series of posts about what to do after you’ve been in an accident. The most important thing to do is to see a doctor, both in order to ensure that you receive the care you need and determine the scope of your injuries and to begin documenting your injuries and the care you received. Remember, the insurance company is going to do everything it can to save money by minimizing the extent of your injuries. The sooner you receive care, the better off you’ll be, from both a medical standpoint and a [...]