Hundreds of car accidents happen every day in Northern California. Most are preventable, with the cause usually coming down to driver negligence. If you or a loved one suffered injuries from a serious car accident contact Danko Meredith Trial Lawyers to discuss your case with a Redwood City car accident lawyer. We can tell you whether you are entitled to be compensated.
In many cases, injured parties hesitate to contact a personal injury attorney because they believe insurance companies will handle them in good faith. Unfortunately, that is rarely the case, for insurance companies look out for their own interests. Hiring a car accident attorney can net you the following benefits:
California always ranks high in motor vehicle collisions and car accident fatalities in the United States. In fact, California typically ranks in the top three along with Texas and Florida. Common causes of accidents include:
We see injuries resulting from these accidents of varying degrees of severity:
Our lawyers can help families who have lost loved ones in preventable car accidents in the Redwood City area. We use proven legal strategies to build each client’s case and obtain the best result possible.
If you’re involved in an accident, stay at the scene. Exchange pertinent information with the other driver, such as name and insurance information. Call 911 and request a police officer at the scene. The police report can be valuable evidence for your case. Seek medical care promptly for any personal injuries you may have. Keep copies of your medical records and bills. Do not speak with any representative of the at-fault driver’s insurance company, regardless of whether he or she says they’d like to “open a claim.” They are not on your side. Next, contact a Redwood City car accident lawyer to help you obtain appropriate compensation for your injuries.
Danko Meredith Trial Lawyers can take your case to court if an insurance carrier does not offer a fair settlement. We can help you recover damages for your medical bills, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering. Send us a message or call (650) 453-3600 to speak to a a Redwood City car accident attorney about your case.