The Various Forms of Restitution You Can Request – When attempting to file claim for damages on your property, such as damages made to your vehicle, a few of the different types of damages you may be entitled to collect are: Auto-body damage restitution, Damages made to your personal property, Seek restitution for personal items such as a laptop computer that was damaged in the accident, tools or equipment, and bike or luggage carriers, Pay for your need of a rental car and/or Any out of pocket expenses you acquired as a result of the accident.
Insurance companies will only give you the restitution you are seeking if you do not submit the sufficient documentation and evidence they require. If you have failed to provide evidence of a certain expense, for example, the insurance company will not find you entitled to receive that portion of the restitution. Attention to detail and understanding what additional expenses can be covered as well as how to submit and formally request those are all common practice for a car accident injury attorney.
Although insurance companies will likely not favor your claim, they do understand that settling a claim can be less expensive than dealing with the matter in a courtroom. While this is true, they nonetheless will seek to settle your claim for the least amount as possible.
Dealing with insurance companies can be a complicated matter, especially if you have been seriously injured or suffered other great damages and are in need of immediate monetary compensation. A professional attorney can guide you through the process of filing a claim and working towards either a settlement or even take your matter to a jury trial. Obtaining professional help could potentially expedite the process by: Making sure that you have filed all documents in a timely manner, and having all evidence and supporting documents readily available for the insurance company
Seeking Restitution In the Event That You Were Physically Injured – Unfortunately, there are countless auto accidents that result in the serious injury of a person in the Inland Empire each year. If this is your case, you may be entitled to seek restitution of all the medical expenses you have endured. Further, you may also be able to seek compensation for any loss of wages due to your inability to work because of the injury. Additionally, if you have suffered any emotional or mental trauma due to the accident, you can also be entitled to file a claim to seek restitution for suffering these ordeals
At The Law Offices of Justin H. King, we understand the serious consequences that a car accident can have on your life, family, and future. Our experienced car accident injury attorneys work hard to ensure that your legal rights are protected and that you receive the compensation you are entitled to for your injuries. We are experienced in negotiating settlements with opposing counsel, and insurance companies, and will strive to obtain the best possible result for you, regardless of the severity of your injuries.