After motor vehicle accidents occur, people need to get back on track. They need to get treatment for their injuries no matter how small they are. This can cause medical bills to pile up. They also may need to assess the damage that has been done to their car. If it is seriously damaged, it can require a large amount of money to fix it and have it running like normal. Delaware has a form of no-fault insurance which people can use at this time. This is called Personal Injury Protection. Through this insurance program, you may be entitled to compensation for medical bills. This has the ability to provide you with financial compensation during the time a lawsuit is pending. It can cover lost wages and medical bills up to the amount of protection that you have previously settled on. Since this plan does not place fault on one individual for the accident, it can be beneficial. However, it may not be able to cover the full expense of how much this accident has affected you. This can cause you to consider filing a lawsuit to gain more compensation. With more compensation, you may be able to cover the cost of additional charges stemming from the accident.
How can I seek legal action?
If you decide to seek legal action in regards to your car accident, you can be compensated for injuries that you sustained in the accident. This may be able to provide you with further compensation for medical bills that were not covered through the Personal Injury Protection insurance plan. If you wish to file a lawsuit in pursuit of more compensation to cover bills, you are able to do so. When pursuing a personal injury lawsuit stemming from a car accident, you can seek compensation for economic and noneconomic damages that can aid you at this time. Economic damages can include medical bills, rehabilitation, lost wages and lost future wages. Noneconomic damages can include the pain and suffering you have had to endure from this accident. This can also be considered as compensation for your emotional distress from the situation.
MW&M is comprised of an experienced team of attorneys focusing on legal matters of personal injury, workers’ compensation, Social Security Disability, product liability, and wrongful death in Delaware. If you require an effective attorney to guide you through these difficult legal matters, contact MW&M today to schedule a free case evaluation.