Have you recently been involved in an accident?
If you have been involved in an accident, follow these steps to ensure your rights are protected.
Talk to No One!
Do Not Talk To Anyone About Your Accident Except An Attorney from Our Office. You Should Always Require Identification So That You Are Sure Who You Are Talking To.
Do Not Even Talk To Your Own Insurance Company Or Any Lawyers Hired By Your Own Insurance Company Without Notifying Us So That We May Be Present If We Desire.We Will Generally Want These Statements Taken In Our Office. Please Do Not Talk To Your Friends, Family Or Co-Workers About Your Case. You Never Know Who They Know Or Might Speak With.
You Should Return To Each Of Your Doctors As Often As Necessary!
You Should Always Tell Your Doctor About All Of Your Complaints. If You See Any Additional Doctors, Be Sure We Are Advised Immediately Of Their Names And Addresses. View More About The Importance Of Visiting Your Doctor In Matters Of Personal Injury.
Please Keep A Daily Or Weekly Record Of Your Complaints And Progress.
Keeping Good Records Can Be Very Helpful When, A Year Later, You Will Be Called Upon To Relate Upon To Relate Your Pain And Difficulties.
Wage And Earning Loss
Keep An Accurate Record Of All Days Lost From Work As A Result Of Your Injuries.
Obtain And Keep Duplicate Copies Of All Medical, Hospital And Drug Bills. You Should Periodically Send These Bills To Us For Our Files.
Keep Records Of Any Other Expense You May Have In Connection With Your Accident, Such As The Hiring Of Extra Help. All Of Your Bills Should Be Paid By Check Or You Should Obtain And Keep Receipt. You Should Keep A List Of Your Medical Bills And The Costs Incurred In Going To Your Doctor.
After Your Submission of Pictures To Our Office, Have Your Collision Insurance Carrier Repair Your Car.
If You Are Arrested In Connection With This Accident, Call Our Office And We Will See That Someone Represents Or Advises You.
In The Event Of A Coroner’s Inquest Or Other Type Of Hearing, Be Sure To Notify This Office So That We Will Be Able To Represent You In Connection With This Inquest.
Save Your Cast
If Your Injury Requires A Brace, Cast, Or Traction, Or Other Appliance, Save It. When The Case Is Set For Trial, We Recommend That You Should Bring These Items With You.
Send The Negatives And Prints Of Any Photographs Pertaining To Your Case. Notify The Law Office of Mahmud Yennes If You Are Required To Be In The Hospital And Are Receiving Any Type Of Treatment Like Physical Therapy or Traction.
Hospital And Doctor Bills
In Regards to Your Hospital And Doctor Bills , These Bills Should Be Paid by Your Own Auto Insurance Carrier Under The Medical Payment Provisions Of Your Policy.
Seek Medical Treatment As Soon As Possible, Do Not Delay Treatment Until The Conclusion Of Your Case. You Should, Therefore, Pay Any Balance As Soon As Possible.
When dealing with Auto Accidents or Personal Injury Cases, Clients Are Expected To Be Available for Questions whether in the form of Depositions, Answers To Interrogatories, etc.
Trials May Extend Longer Than A Year, Be Prepared to Answer Questions Pertaining to Your Cased Until The Conclusion of Your Case.