A car accident can happen to anyone, at any time. And they often happen without warning. A person may be just driving along on their usual route when all of a sudden their whole life changes in the blink of an eye. They may be left with severe physical trauma.
After an expensive ambulance ride, people may face surgeries and other medical procedures just to stay alive. Following initial treatment, people may need to stay days, weeks or months at the hospital or a rehabilitation center. The expenses can be astronomical.
For some car accident victims, legal action is a must. When a negligent driver causes the accident, that driver should be held responsible for the accident. The negligent driver should be held liable for all of the medical expenses, lost wages and other costs related to the accident.
However, before recovery is possible, victims must prove that the other driver acted negligently. To do this, certain evidence must be presented in court. The types of evidence that will be necessary often depends on the specifics in each case. For example, the evidence that shows a rear-end accident was caused by negligence may be different than the evidence necessary to show that a T-bone accident was the result of another's negligence. This often means a close examination must be done specific for the type of accident that occurred.
The attorneys at Carter Law Offices have extensive experience dealing with car accidents in Missouri. Our attorneys have seen many different types of accidents and are able to objectively examine them. With this experience, people can be assured that every piece of evidence will be uncovered and carefully used. This can help people obtain the compensation they need to fully recover from an accident.
Our compassionate team knows how important a personal injury suit can be for victims. We can help to explain the process so that people can choose the best path to recovery. For more information about car accident recovery based on the type of car accident, please see our website.