Failing to Hire a Lawyer
The biggest mistake a person can make after being injured is not hiring a lawyer. The second biggest mistake is not involving a personal injury lawyer as early as possible in the process after being injured. The decisions that a person makes after being injured can hurt their personal injury claim. The injured person may forget or lose sight that they are involved in an adversarial process. A slight mistake on the part of the injured can cost them significantly The opposing insurance company and their attorneys are highly experienced in handling personal injury claims. They will use all of their knowledge and experience against the injured person. There are no circumstances in which they are there to help the injured person.
At Herrick & Hart, we have been helping the injured level the playing field since 1951. We have lawyers who specialize in the field of personal injury law. If you are hurt due to the fault of another, you should take the time to talk to a lawyer. We offer a free consultation on personal injury cases. We do not want the insurance company taking advantage of you.