Personal Injury | August 15, 2022 by JOSHUA D. ANDERSON

Filling a Claim for Injury Compensation

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Familiar sources of personal injuries include car accidents, slips, falls, dog bites, and construction accidents. Sadly, injuries bring pain, suffering, and financial loss, necessitating compensation.

 

Victims deserve just compensation; however, they should follow due process. Remember, different cases take diverse courses and timelines. A lot depends on injury severity and clarity of issues like who’s at fault.

 

Nonetheless, don’t let the claim process frustrate you; talk to a personal injury attorney for assistance.

  1. Obtain Medical Care and Documentation

 

The most pressing thing after suffering an injury is to seek medical attention. It could be a visit to a primary care unit or emergency room. Remember, even a minor injury can develop into a long-term problem.

 

You’ll receive medical records that serve as evidence for insurance adjusters or juries. A potential claimant should consider documenting injuries, damages, and medical procedures. Lastly, one may record details about the cause, how the injury has affected your life, hospital visits, lost work, and medical bills.

  1. Seek Legal Help

Although an injured claimant does not need to hire an attorney, a personal injury attorney offers expertise, knowledge, and resources to ensure you are fairly compensated for what you have gone through. Furthermore, we take on the burden of dealing with insurance companies, setting up claims, and offering advice and information regarding the claims process, property damage, medical treatment, and pain and suffering while allowing the injured client to focus on regaining their health.

 

In addition, an attorney can provide a free consultation by evaluating the merits and potential of your case.

Get Help From an Experienced Auburn Personal Injury Lawyer

The insurance claims process can be tricky and overwhelming.  Consider contacting a reputable, experienced personal injury attorney to see if they can help you.  Contact Anderson Law | Injury Attorneys at (253) 319-3287 for a free consultation.



The information contained on this website is intended for informational purposes only, and is not legal advice. Nothing in this website establishes an attorney-client relationship between us. Different facts can dramatically affect a legal opinion. You should consult an attorney for legal advice that pertains to your personal situation.

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Joshua D. Anderson

Joshua D. Anderson grew up in Enumclaw, Washington with a close-knit family who instilled in him the values of faith, family, and hard work. Since a young age, Josh knew he wanted to be an attorney so he could advocate for others and always knew his focus would be personal injury. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of San Diego and graduated Cum Laude from Seattle University School of Law. While pursuing his degree, Josh served as an extern for the Seattle City Attorney’s Office.