Auto accidents, car crashes, are a common form of personal injury claim. Car accidents can be comprised of a multitude of different scenarios involving multiple cars, trucks, SUVs, or motorcycles. Here are just a few common car accident scenarios listed below:
- Rear end collisions
- T-bone Accidents
- Drivers running red lights
- Accidents caused due to texting while driving
- Struck by DUI drivers
- Passenger injuries
- Pedestrian Injuries
- Hit and Run Accidents
What To Do After An Auto Accident
If you have been in a car accident contact DANIELS & HANNAN immediately. After a car accident, there are so many things to think about. Getting the money you need and deserve from the insurance companies can be a difficult job and hiring an experienced car accident attorney can save you months of stress and help you cut through the red tape to get the money you are owed. DANIELS & HANNAN knows that this is a very stressful experience in your life, so we work hard so that you can focus on getting better and back to your life, not fighting with an insurance company over bills.
The first thing you should do following a car accident is to seek medical attention, because you may have injuries that you are not aware of. If you are examined by a doctor, make sure you are specific in explaining how the accident happened and any and all injuries and problems you sustained as a result. Other tips to keep in mind if you are in an accident:
- Stop. If you leave the scene of a car accident, that would be considered a “hit and run,” and might be a felony.
- Call for help. If someone is injured, call 911. If not, call the police.
- Call your insurer. As soon as you are able, call and file an accident report. You should also notify the other driver’s insurer of the accident.
- Don’t sign anything. Do not talk to any insurance adjusters, either.
- Gather information. Get the names, addresses and phone numbers of everyone at the scene, especially witnesses.
- Go see your doctor.
- Call DANIELS & HANNAN so we can assist in giving real time guidance and advice during the accident process.
We Uncover The Details
Determining the party or parties responsible for negligence in an car accident can be difficult. At DANIELS & HANNAN, our strategic legal team will work attentively to uncover the convoluted details of your accident. We utilize accident investigators and experts that will help you prove how the car accident occurred. Which in many cases we can identify and document how it was due to another driver’s fault.
We understand the tremendous physical, mental, emotional, and financial toll a car accident can have on you and your family. You may be entitled to receive compensation for medical treatment, therapy, lost income, property damage, pain and suffering and other damages depending on your specific situation.
The attorneys at DANIELS & HANNAN will come to your home, office or hospital. If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident, you need the expert legal guidance of DANIELS & HANNAN, Contact us today at (941) 932-8007 or our confidential contact information form, for your complimentary auto accident consultation.
DANIELS & HANNAN Attorneys at Law provide experienced legal services in Criminal Defense, Family Law, Divorce Law, DUI Defense, Personal Injury, and Business Law. Providing full service legal representation throughout Southwest Florida with primary offices located in Lakewood Ranch Florida representing clients’ in Sarasota, Manatee, Pinellas, Hillsborough, Polk, and Charlotte counties. DANIELS & HANNAN has the experience needed to manage legal matters before Florida State, County, and Federal Courts in Clearwater, Bradenton, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tampa, Venice, Fort Meyers, Naples, and throughout Southwest Florida.