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Why Car Accident Victims Need to Call a Lawyer Immediately

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.After going through a serious car accident, most people naturally want to focus on healing. Some people need time to recuperate or may be stuck in a hospital bed for months. Family members may need to care for the victim at home. Survivors of fatal accident victims will need time to mourn. Many of these people will struggle to figure out how they’re going to pay their bills with one less paycheck coming in.

Because of the unexpected tragic nature of these issue, it’s common for people to put off contacting a lawyer. That’s a big mistake.

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Why Car Accident Victims Need to Call a Lawyer Immediately

  1. 1. Why Car Accident Victims Need To Call A Lawyer Immediately
  2. 2. Car crash injuries are one of the most common types of cases we take, and they can happen to absolutely anyone who so much as steps near a public road.
  3. 3. When there’s a serious injury or even a death, most people naturally want to focus on healing. Survivors tend to put off contacting a lawyer, which is a big mistake.
  4. 4. You don’t want to wait because it makes it harder to gather evidence. Skid marks fade, damaged cars get destroyed. Witnesses scatter to the wind.
  5. 5. If you are grieving the loss of a loved one, contacting a lawyer is needed act. It’ll allow you to concentrate on your family while someone else handles the legal issues.
  6. 6. If a driver was texting when they struck you, the phone company’s record of when texts were sent from that phone will typically be deleted within 10 and 30 days.
  7. 7. Pieces of evidence like this will help your case, but you can still win without all of them. You primarily need to show that the driver failed to drive safely.
  8. 8. It doesn’t matter if the driver was texting, looking at birds or changing a CD. If they crossed the centerline and into someone else’s lane, it’s their fault.
  9. 9. If the lawyer can prove the other party was texting, they will, as it will evoke a very different jury response than if the driver was looking at a flock of birds.
  10. 10. The important thing is to act fast while the evidence is still available and so you don’t miss any court deadlines
  11. 11. Have you been injured? If so give us a call Phone: 617-379-1797 Toll Free: 866-528-3515 www.coluccilaw.com

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