If you are a Florida resident that has been injured and you are seeking assistance with a personal injury attorney, you are likely wondering how much your accident claim could be worth. It’s difficult for any attorney to answer directly on the amount of compensation that you will receive and there are many factors that go into determining a personal injury claim worth. Some of the top questions that are asked include:
Was property damage involved?
What is the severity of your injury?
What treatment does he regularly require for your injury?
What is the value of property damaged?
Are you disfigured in any way?
Does your condition require rehabilitation?
Can you return to work after recovery from your injury?
These are some of the questions that can shape the overall negotiation of your settlement. There are also important questions to determine an understanding of the incident, who is responsible for your injury and the type of compensation that you could seek.
Receiving reasonable care is important especially if another party is deemed negligent and responsible for your injury. The cost of medical care is high and some of the other factors in compensation that you could receive could make sure that you are compensated for your lost wages, disfigurement you may have experienced or long-term care.
For your medical bills alone, an attorney can advocate for covering all costs of long-term care, physiotherapy, surgery and more. Major back injuries that require surgery can often result in medical bills spanning above $170,000. Getting access to the compensation that you need to manage these bills is important, especially for maintaining your long term quality of life.
If you have been involved in an accident and you want to make sure that you can access the care that you need to live a quality lifestyle after the accident, be sure to contact a personal injury claim attorney after your first medical checkup.
This post was written by Wendy Doyle-Palumbo. Wendy is a personal injury attorney in Pasco County at Wendy Doyle-Palumbo, Esq. Wendy has over 25 years of experience practicing law and has won several cases in helping those get the compensation that they deserve!