The weeks and months following a car crash can often leave you with serious injuries and anxiety that will require extensive medical care. You may also experience pain and suffering, emotional trauma, financial stress and work loss.
Many steps arise when you file a claim for the recovery of benefits. It may occur that even though you are entitled to compensation for pain and suffering, your insurance company may still fight you.
The professionally trained staff of attorneys at Fieger Law can handle all aspects of your insurance claims, both with your insurance company as well as the defendant’s. We know this can be a troubling time for you and it is our mission to let you focus on your recovery while we focus on the fighting the insurance companies.
Call Fieger Law today if you need legal advice: (800) 294-6637.
After the crash, you should contact your insurance company to begin filing a claim. Of course, you want to make sure you have the right information to submit to your provider, including the other driver’s license, contact information, insurance policy, and anything else you may have gathered from the scene, such a photos or the police report.
Because Michigan is a No-Fault state, you will always report the crash to your insurance provider. If your damages were more than can be covered by your own insurance, that is when you will want to call your attorney. They will be able to file a lawsuit against the negligent driver for your pain and suffering.
Your insurance company may try to deny your claim by saying you: