Getting into car accident lawsuits can be pretty intimidating and complicated to begin with. Aside from dealing with the police, you also get to negotiate who is at fault for the accident, and insurance companies will do everything in their power to prevent claimants from receiving or reducing their compensation.
Here are some mistakes that you can avoid not to harm your car accident lawsuit.
1. Please be wary when submitting all the necessary forms to your insurance company, health insurance company and any disability carrier because everything you will be writing will be investigated closely. There are certain states wherein if you write down something in your form; they may think you are committing fraudulent acts even though you are innocent about it. AS a result, it will completely void your claim.
2. Obviously, making your insurance claims has to go through all the processes and documentation for you to get your share. However, car accident law practitioners settle any necessary documents in good faith. Do it honestly and sincerely. Otherwise, you will be losing your claim, and it may be even more damaging than the accident itself.
3. Statute of limitations. Just like with any other accident insurance claims, there’s a timeframe in which you can file your claim or better known as the statute of limitations. This tells you that you may not get your share of compensation if you don’t pass everything on time.