When should you hire an attorney following a Truck Crash?

May 10, 2023

If you have been involved in a truck crash and have suffered injuries or property damage, it is important to consider hiring a personal injury lawyer. Here are some situations when it is particularly important to seek legal representation:

  1. Serious injuries or fatalities: If you or someone you love has suffered serious injuries or if the accident resulted in fatalities, it is important to consult with a personal injury lawyer. These types of cases can be complex, and a lawyer can help you navigate the legal process and ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve.
  2. Liability is in dispute: If there is a dispute over who is at fault for the accident, or if multiple parties are involved, a personal injury lawyer can help you determine who is liable for your injuries and pursue compensation from the appropriate parties.
  3. Insurance company disputes: If you are having difficulty negotiating a fair settlement with the insurance company, or if they have denied your claim, a personal injury lawyer can help you negotiate with the insurance company or pursue legal action to recover damages.
  4. Time limitations: There are strict time limitations for filing a personal injury claim, and if you miss these deadlines, you may be barred from pursuing legal action. A personal injury lawyer can help you understand the applicable deadlines and ensure that your claim is filed in a timely manner.

Overall, if you are unsure about whether you need a personal injury lawyer after a truck crash, it is best to consult with one to determine your legal options and ensure that your rights are protected.


About Coffman Law Offices, P.C.

Coffman Law is Chicago’s leading personal injury law firm and is committed to providing superb legal representation for people who are suffering from severe personal injuries or are dealing with the loss of a loved one due to negligence or misconduct. Coffman Law is results-driven law firm focused on ensuring that clients receive the compassion, attention, and consideration that they need to seek adequate compensation for injuries or loss. The firm is led by Owner and Founding Partner Brian Coffman, who has dedicated his career to helping accident victims navigate the legal system and obtain compensation for their injuries.