What is the passenger to do if they are injured in a car accident? Passengers injured in a car accident may be entitled to compensation for injuries, regardless of who is at fault. It is recommended that you, as an injured passenger, seek the counsel of an experienced car accident lawyer.
Often times, passengers involved in car accidents are severely injured. This can mean lost wages, disabilities, and even loss of enjoyment of life. As a passenger in a car that is involved in a car accident, you can be compensated for your losses.
In order to receive compensation, you may need to file a claim against the driver or their car insurance company if they are at fault. If the driver of the other vehicle is at fault, then the passenger can file a claim against that driver’s insurance company.
Filing a car accident claim as an injured passenger can be a difficult and complicated process. It will probably involve many different factors, like determining which driver is at fault for the car accident and to what extent you are due compensation. An experienced car accident lawyer can guide you in filing a claim against the liable driver’s insurance company.
Sometimes, filing a claim as a passenger can be even more difficult than the driver, and an experienced car accident attorney will be able to help you deal with all aspects of the car accident claim. Contact the Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo, L.L.P. ® today to schedule your free initial consultation.