Six Steps That can Complicate a Truck Accident Claim
6 Actions That Can Harm
Your Truck Accident Claim
Truck accidents are often serious and life-
altering. To deal with the consequences of
a truck accident, proper compensation is
required. Click on to learn about six
actions that can complicate, delay, or
otherwise get in the way of seeking fair
and full compensation.
Police officers can collect witness information
along with other data that may prove useful to
your claim. Always cooperate with police but do
not ever suggest an accident was your fault.
1. Failing to
To properly document an
accident, you should:
2. Failing to
Take photos from multiple
Collect contact information
Collect name, insurance
information, and contact
information of all involved
Truck accidents are
incredibly complex. Without
a full investigation, it is
impossible to know where
Even if you are cleared from the scene of
an accident, it is vital that you seek
medical attention. Traumatic Brain Injury
and Spinal Cord Injury may both take time
to show symptoms. Prompt diagnosis can
help prevent a lifetime of struggle.
4. Failing to
Using social media or other platforms
to publically talk about your
accident�is a bad idea. You may post
something that provides insurance
companies and defense attorneys
with the fodder they need to fight
and deny your claim.
6. Failing to
Speak to an
Insurance companies may offer
you a quick settlement, but
accepting this will make future
legal action impossible.
Always speak with an
lawyer before accepting�an
offer from insurance.
Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance represents victims of serious
injury casued by truck accidents. If you live in Atlanta or
surrounding communities and are in need of help,
call�404-760-7400 for a complimentary
consultation with one of our attorneys.