When to Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

“When should you hire a lawyer after a car accident?”

Car accidents happen every day, putting good people like you in difficult situations.

If you are ever involved in a car wreck, there are important considerations to help get you through the process as easily as possible.

After an accident it can be difficult to think clearly and some people may be unaware of injuries they suffered that can have long term effects.

You shouldn’t be afraid to seek help at the scene of an accident, since your health and well being are the most important things after a crash.

In addition to dealing with your injuries and damage to you car, you may be faced with an insurance company trying to take advantage of you during this trying time.

To balance the scales and make it a fair fight, you may want to consider contacting a personal injury attorney. Do not just let the insurance companies take advantage of you, an experienced attorney can guide you through the personal injury claim process.

Having experienced lawyers on your side can even the odds against insurance companies that do not have your best interests in mind.

If you have been injured in a car collision and feel you might need a personal injury lawyer, the experienced trial attorneys at Fisher Stark, P.A. are available to discuss your potential case, free of charge.

When to Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

“Should I Wait Until I am Fully Recovered To Hire A Lawyer?”

Always make sure that you seek medical attention if you need it and ensure your own safety before you worry about hiring a lawyer.

However, if you wait too long, you run the risk of losing important evidence or otherwise hurting your chances of a fair recovery.

While you are not represented by an attorney, insurance companies will be using their resources to avoid paying you fairly for your injuries.

You do not want to leave the investigation of your accident to the insurance company’s representative. You will want an attorney to investigate your accident.

An experienced attorney and their legal team can easily attain police reports, speak with witnesses and get experts in order to build the best possible case so you will get fair compensation for your injuries.

“Do I Need A Lawyer If I Didn’t Get Injured?”

Generally, if you are not injured in a car accident you can likely handle the insurance claim without the help of a lawyer.

If you have been in an accident and your vehicle was damaged because of someone else’s poor driving decisions, the at-fault driver or their insurance company should have to pay to get your vehicle fixed.

You can either have your own insurance cover the damages or make the other drivers insurance cover it. If you use your own insurance, it is limited by your policy so speak with your agent to make sure you are being treated fairly.

Asheville Personal Injury Lawyers

Fisher Stark, P.A. are experienced traffic accident attorneys in Asheville. We have more than 50 years combined experience. We’ve handled more than 170 jury trials and have the tools necessary to maximize your recovery.

Helping victims recover fair compensation is our main mission.  We invite you to call us today at 828-505-4300 for a free consultation. We look forward to discussing you situation. We will personally review your case and provide you with an honest opinion of its merit so that you can decide how you want to proceed or not.