What to Worry About if You’ve Been in an Accident

by Terry Bryant

 Pain Anguish Worried After-Accident

One minute you are driving along the highway, and then the next minute your car is turned over in a ditch.  What started out as a routine trip can quickly become a nightmare if you are involved in an auto accident.  All of the sudden you are forced to make decisions about repairing your vehicle, seeking quality medical care, and juggling your job in between it all.

With no time to plan for an accident in advance, you must know what you need to worry about if you have been in an accident before it happens so you don’t waste any time obtaining a fair resolution of your case.

Here are some things to think about so you are prepared if you are involved in an auto accident:

  • Do I have enough insurance coverage?
  • What if I get in an accident with a driver who does not have insurance?
  • How do I get my car repaired if the accident was not my fault?
  • Can I recover for the value lost because my car has been wrecked?
  • What will happen if I miss work because of an auto accident?
  • Can I recover wages lost as a result of days missed from work because of the accident?
  • How do I pay my medical bills before my claim is resolved?

It is wise to think about all of these things now so you are in the best position to handle an auto accident quickly and effectively should one happen.

If you or a loved one has been involved in an auto accident, contact a Board Certified personal injury attorney about your potential claim.