Overcoming the Financial Strain of Unexpected Accident Injuries
Florida car accidents themselves are something that we all want to avoid, but the injuries that often result are even worse. Even when you are a conscientious driver who makes an effort to avoid them, the unfortunate reality is that accidents and injuries can happen even to the most cautious drivers and pedestrians. In addition to the physical and emotional challenges car accident injuries result in, these injuries also result in unexpected financial burdens. That means that accident victims often have to figure out the monetary strain of medical expenses and property damage instead of being able to focus on their own recovery. Fortunately, accident victims may have options under the law to help them overcome some of the financial strain of the injuries resulting from the accident.
What Kinds of Expenses Can I Pursue Compensation For?
If you are involved in an accident because another driver was negligent while behind the wheel, you may be legally entitled to seek compensation that can help you minimize the damages that you have to deal with due to the wreck. You may in fact be able to recover for expenses related to a variety of unexpected injuries depending on the circumstances of your injuries. In addition, you may even be able to pursue a claim if you were the only person involved in your accident because Florida is a no-fault insurance state. Compensation may be awarded for:
- Emergency medical care
- Costs of prescription medicines
- Hospital bills
- Laboratory fees
- Surgery costs
- Therapy and rehab
- Wages due to lost time from work
- Pain and suffering
The Right Attorney Can Help
Immediately following an accident, it is important that you obtain any needed emergency medical care and continue any treatments that have been prescribed by a medical doctor until you are released from care. It is also important that you seek legal help. An experienced personal injury attorney can help you determine whether you have a claim for your injuries, and if so, help you recover the compensation you deserve. And while you can technically attempt a claim on your own, you will likely need the help of an experienced personal injury attorney to be fully successful in obtaining all of the compensation you deserve.
Turn to Us
If you are involved in an accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you deserve to be compensated for your losses. Obtaining the help of an experienced attorney is one of the best ways to help you speed up the settlement process and overcome the financial strain of your unexpected injuries. As the Fort Lauderdale personal injury attorneys at The Pendas Law Firm, we believe that no one should have to take on the financial burden of a crash caused by a negligent driver and we are prepared to help you fight for your injury case. Begin by contacting us today.
The Pendas Law Firm also represents clients in the Jacksonville, Tampa, Ocala, Bradenton, Fort Myers, West Palm Beach, Miami, Orlando and Daytona Beach areas.