Steps to Take If You Are Involved in a Car Accident - Richard Schwartz & Associates, P.A.
Steps to Take If You Are Involved in a Car Accident - Richard Schwartz & Associates, P.A. The aftermath of a car or truck accident can be chaotic. You may find it difficult to stay calm, but this is critical because your actions may affect your ability to recover compensation from the liable party. One of your first calls should be to an accident lawyer. If your collision happened in Mississippi, then a Columbus accident attorney from Richard Schwartz & Associates, P.A. may be able to help. To discuss your potential case, call our office today at (601) 869-0696. After a collision, your top priority should be seeking a medical evaluation. Not only will this help you identify and treat injuries, but it will also provide a record that you suffered an injury in the accident. You should also contact law enforcement. A police report may be able to support your claim by demonstrating that the other driver was responsible for the crash. You should contact both your insurance provider and that of the other driver. Make sure the other driver's policy has not lapsed, and find out the extent of his or her medical coverage. If you were injured in an accident that a negligent driver caused, then a Columbus accident lawyer from Richard Schwartz & Associates, P.A. may be able to help. We can handle your settlement negotiations and litigate your case if it goes to court. Call us today at (601) 869-0696 to schedule a consultation.