After a traffic accident, doing these things can help you protect a future claim, a Lakewood personal injury lawyer explains.
Getting into an auto wreck is not on most people’s agendas. Given, however, that the average driver will be in at least four traffic crashes over the course of a lifetime, understanding what to do following a crash can be essential to:
So, to help you brush up on the essential things to do following a car crash, below are the simple steps to take if or when an traffic accident happens.
(S)he can also see to it that you start getting the treatments you need ASAP and that a doctor’s report regarding the accident-related injuries is created. This can help establish the degree of harm you suffered from the crash later, so don’t put off seeing a doctor.
All of these things can be important later to backing up your version of the incident. And, if you have called the cops and are not rushed off to get emergency treatment, you’ll probably have some time at the scene to gather at least part of this evidence/info.
What’s more is that meeting with a lawyer is typically free and won’t obligate you to do anything. So there’s nothing to lose – and possibly a lot to gain – by taking this step after a car crash.
For experienced help pursuing justice and compensation after a traffic accident, contact Lakewood Personal Injury Lawyer James L. Finegan.
To schedule a meeting with Mr. Finegan and learn more about your options for financial recovery, call (303) 980-5511 or (888) 980-5511. You can also send an email using the contact form on this page.
From offices based in Lakewood, CO, James L. Finegan provides superior representation to clients throughout Jefferson County and the state of Colorado, including those in Denver County, Arapahoe County, Douglas County, Adams County and the Colorado Front Range region.