So You've Been in An Accident--now What?
A Practical Guide to Understanding Personal Injury LawBook - 2008
The odds are even that you will be in an auto accident at some point in your life. They're about 1 in 80 that you'll be killed in an auto wreck. If you are merely injured in the accident, you will need to know what to do: How to react in the minutes and hours after. How to deal with the insurance companies. How to get the proper medical treatment. And, perhaps most important, you will need to know how to navigate the choppy waters of personal injury law. This book gives you the tools to protect yourself and those close to you. Author and personal injury lawyer Daniel Cuppett walks you through the entire process. He gives you practical advice about: how to react in the moments after the accident what to say ... and what not to say ... to police and paramedics how to handle doctors and health care providers what to do about your damaged vehicle how to deal with your insurance ... and the other driver's how to find and hire a good personal injury lawyer how to prepare effectively for court how to get a good settlement without going to court Cuppett uses real-life cases and episodes from his own experience as a top personal injury lawyer to explain the mechanics of insurance claims and lawsuits in plain English. So, you've been in an accident ... this is the one book that you need. Book jacket.
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Silver Lake Pub., 2008
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 346.033 Cuppett
Characteristics: 288 p. ; 23 cm