If you have been injured as the result of the negligence of another person, you may not be aware of your rights and of how the process for recovery works. Don’t let an insurance company rush you into a decision to settle or fail to get the medical attention that you need for recovery.
We Are Here To Help You through This Difficult Time
The decisions that you face after an injury can be overwhelming. What are your options? Can you afford treatment? What if I settle my case now and things get worse after I accepted a settlement? It may seem manageable now, but will it always be? It’s not uncommon for those who have been hurt physically to also experience emotional and mental suffering such as depression and anxiety. You may feel immobilized physically and emotionally. You may also be facing rising medical bills and losing income because you cannot work.
Following a personal injury accident, there are a number of questions you need to have answers to:
- Who is the insurance company of the negligent party
- What coverage does my own policy provide if negligent party has no insurance
- What doctors should I see and who will pay for my treatment
- Should I give a recorded statement to the insurance company
- What is a fair settlement offer
- Should I contact my own insurance company
- How much time do I have to file a lawsuit
Going through a painful and serious personal injury can be one of the most devastating and difficult experiences of you and your family’s life. You should not have to endure the physical and mental anguish alone. Nor should the emotional and financial burden fall solely on you and your family. Accidents happen at an alarming rate in Chicago. If something were to happen to you or a loved one it is important that you get help from experienced personal injury attorneys – professionals who can talk with you about your options and help you rectify the wrongdoing. You are not without legal recourse. You may be entitled to recover money dames for medical bills, lost income, future medical bills and care, and other monetary damages that are incurred. In addition to monetary damages, you may also be able to recover non-economic damages, including pain and suffering, disfigurement and loss of consortium.
Stein & Shulman, LLC has helped numerous victims and their families find justice. It is our highest priority to getting you the compensation that you deserve. If you are unsure of whether you need a lawyer please call for a free and fair evaluation of your situation immediately. One of the biggest mistakes a victim of a personal injury can make is to wait too long after your accident to file a claim. In Illinois, the statute of limitations is two years. Which means you have two years from the date of your injury to file your claim. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident please call us at 312-422-0500 – day or night – for a free evaluation.