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How To Make A Car Accident Claim

As our state is a no-fault car insurance state, it is not uncommon for individuals who have sustained injuries in a car accident to simply go ahead and try to file a claim directly with their own insurance company. There is nothing wrong with seeking compensation from your insurance company following an accident, however it is not something we advise you do without first engaging legal representation.

Insurance companies are usually quick to offer settlements to their policyholders. In many cases these settlements will not sufficiently cover both current and future medical expenses, much less pain and suffering or any other accident-related costs. This could leave you having to pay out of pocket for expenses incurred as a result of an accident caused by a negligent or reckless driver. Do not let your haste end up depriving you of damages which should be covered under the terms of your policy and do not be afraid to ask for help. Our lawyers are just a phone call away.

DeLorenzo, Grasso & Dalmata has been a steadfast advocate for the rights of accident victims in and around Schenectady since 1959. We take pride in being the legal team residents can count on in their time of need. If you have been injured in a car accident, a personal injury lawyer from our firm can help you understand your rights, become informed on the options available to you and help you file a claim to recover the maximum compensation your policy allows.

In cases of serious or life-threatening injury, we can help you file a claim or take other legal action against the at-fault driver. We will also be able to provide you with the aggressive litigation you need in court. You do not have to go through this alone. Let us worry about your claim and getting you the compensation you deserve, while you concentrate on your recovery. We will keep you informed every step of the way. Contact a Schenectady personal injury lawyer today to get started on the claim process.