How do I settle a car accident claim?
How do I settle a car accident claim? When it comes to settling car accident cases, one thing that is important to understand is that usually, the first offer is not going to be the full offer that you should be entitled to. Or, it is not going to protect all your rights and options that were available to you. You should keep in mind that an insurance company’s goal is usually to pay out as little money as possible regardless of the situation.
I would recommend consulting with a lawyer as soon as possible when it comes to settling a case. Why? Because they can help you negotiate that second and third, or possibly fourth offer. They can help identify things that you were entitled to that you may not have realized you are entitled to. Most importantly, once you hire a competent lawyer to handle a settlement or a car accident type case, you are more likely to get a recovery that is going to far exceed what you were able to get on your own and more than pay for the lawyer’s fee at the same time.
If you have questions about settling a claim, give us a call at Garza Law Firm today.