DUI Accident: What Are Your Rights?
Do you know your legal options when hit by a drunk driver? Often, victims don’t know how to advocate for themselves and how their own actions can significantly help or hinder their future case against the person who hit them. If you don’t know what to do if you’re hit by a drunk driver, read these articles for help.
• (article) When you’re the victim of a drunk driver
This article discusses why DUI accidents are confusing for victims and why the police won’t help you seek justice for your injuries. Juries don’t like drunk drivers and the other insurance company will try to get you to settle quickly so as to pay you less for your injuries.
What does a personal injury lawyer do? This video explains how your attorney removes the stress of dealing with insurance companies and constantly works to lower your medical bills so help protect your financial life during your healing and claim process.
Those folks from the other driver’s insurance company call on a regular basis and they sound so nice and concerned… but remember that they are your adversaries.
• (article) The Unthinkable Happens: You’re in an Accident
Who is responsible for damages? What damages are covered by insurance after an accident? These issues are covered in this article.
This article explains how you must consider the other driver’s insurance company your adversary. It is their job to do anything in their power to lower the amount they pay out if their driver caused the accident. No matter how pleasant they may seem on the phone, they will use everything you say against you.
• (article) Who is Going to Pay All of These Medical Bills?
This article explains when to use your insurance (yes – even if the accident wasn’t your fault) and how the process of dealing with medical bills is part of the overall claim process.