As American highways become more congested with impatientdrivers, motor vehicle accidents are a constant hazard for even themost conscientious driver. The consequences can be disastrous, androad traffic accidents are the number one cause of spinal cordinjuries and brain injuries. There are many grounds on which youmay base an accident claim, including:
- Driving without care and attention
- Driving too closely
- Failing to yield
- Driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs
Kalfus & Nachman auto accident attorneys will dealdirectly with the insurance company and make sure you get thesettlement you deserve. If the accident wasn't your fault,shouldn't the other driver be held accountable for turning yourlife upside down?
Picking up the Pieces
Each year, around 78,000 people are injured in motor vehicleaccidents on the roads of Virginia, and fatalities often top 900innocent people every year. Victims and their families are left tocope with terrible stress and pain, and this makes it even moredifficult to deal with the endless paperwork involved in pursuingan insurance claim. Many give up in frustration. Often, this isexactly what the insurance company is hoping for.
If you are suffering the consequences of an automobile accident,you need immediate expert legal advice to seek compensationfor:
- Death of a loved one
- Physical injury or disability
- Emotional suffering
- Loss of earnings
- Damage to your vehicle
Making a Claim
The injuries you suffer due to an automobile accident may meanthat you are unable to work, or must be retrained for a new job,causing financial hardship. If you are injured in an auto accident,you may be entitled to:
- Reimbursement for your medical bills (past and future)
- Getting your car fixed and having a rental car while it gets fixed
- Compensation for Physical Pain (past and future)
- Compensation for Emotional Suffering (past and future)
- Loss of earnings (past and future)
- Compensation if you cannot work at your previous calling
- Compensation for permanent injuries
- Contact us to see if your are entitled to even more compensation
If you’ve been in auto accident, don’t wait toconsult a knowledgeable personal injury attorney. In fact, skilledpersonal injury attorneys will tell you that your first call afteran accident should not be to your insurance company, but to yourlawyer to ensure your rights are protected. Let Kalfus &Nachman, Attorneys At Law in Virginia guide you carefully throughyour insurance lawsuit and provide the peace of mind you deserve.All you have to do is make the call. Please contact us to scheduleyour private, no-cost consultation today if you are in the Norfolk,Hampton, Newport News, Portsmouth, Roanoke, or Virginia Beach,Virginia area.
What constitutes a commercial tractor-trailer?
A commercial tractor-trailer is one that weighs 10,000 pounds ormore, can transport more than 10 passengers, or is used totransport hazardous materials. This includes those vehicles thatare used to transport commercial goods, delivery trucks, buses,freight trucks, 18 wheelers or tanker trucks.
How can we help?
If you or your loved ones are involved in a collision with atruck, you may be entitled to claim compensation for emotional,financial and physical suffering. Insurance companies often want tocomplicate the process, ignoring the considerable pain, stress andloss of earnings that affect victims and their families. Seekimmediate legal advice before approaching your insurance company,as it is important to get the necessary medical paperwork andwitness statements and understand your rights before you areunwittingly coerced into giving them up entirely.
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