Cars drive on the road with one another all the time and get to their destination without incident. However, accidents are bound to happen on occasion. Drivers who behave negligently or recklessly can cause serious accidents that lead to innocent victims being injured.
Don't wait - Contact us today! Our Pocatello and Burley car accident lawyers are here to support and represent you after you have been injured in an accident.
Millions of people are affected every year by car accidents and the busier the road, the more chances there are for a collision. Regardless of the cause or whether or not you have proof that the other driver was at fault, speaking with a Burley personal injury lawyer right away is critical. We have the resources to investigate the details of the accident and put together evidence which illustrates who was at fault.
Most of us carry a camera in our pockets in the form of a smartphone, so it's easy to take as many pictures as possible when you get into a car accident. Along with those pictures, it's wise to also take as many detailed notes as possible.
There are four key elements to creating a strong car accident injury claim:
Taking thorough notes will help you prove negligence. Don't leave anything out - include things such as what you see, hear, say, and do. Write down the names of the first responders, witnesses if there were any, and comments made by the other driver and witnesses. Note the exact date, time, and location of the accident.
Pain and suffering is often the hardest thing to prove in an injury case since medical records don't reflect the depth of your emotional distress. Take detailed notes about:
If you or someone you love was hurt in a car accident, the bills will begin to stack up quickly. You may be concerned about how you will afford your medical expenses, lost wages, and other bills. Filing a personal injury suit with the help of a personal injury attorney in Pocatello can help you to recover damages to cover these expenses.
Contact our office now at (208) 623-8021 to set up a free initial consultation with a knowledgeable member of our legal team.