Car accidents are incredibly traumatic experiences not only because of the damages they can cause, but because they happen suddenly and without warning, leaving victims no time to prepare for the potentially life-altering consequences. In the aftermath of a car accident, victims should be focusing mostly on recovery or, in the worst case, grieving. Unfortunately, there are often other issues that must be dealt with, including the financial obligations of medical treatment and/or car repair.
An accident that occurred recently in Ludlow, Massachusetts illustrated how sudden and serious a car accident can be. The accident happened in the afternoon when two cars collided, leaving three people in need of medical attention. The victims were taken to a nearby medical center, but the full extent of the injuries is not known.
It appears that there were no fatalities in this case, fortunately, but time spent in the hospital is time that you are spending money for the care you are receiving, and for some it is a time in which they are unable to earn wages to keep up with the costs. In many cases, this unexpected financial burden is too much to bear. The good news for victims of car accidents is that they can file a claim against the other driver. If you can prove that the other driver’s negligence caused the accident, you could be entitled to compensation.
We understand that the last thing you want to worry about in the aftermath of a car accident is a lengthy litigation process, which is why we take every step we can to ensure the process is easy on our clients. We put all of our efforts into building a strong case to earn our clients the compensation they deserve, so that car accident victims can focus on recovering from their devastating experience.
Source: ABC40, “Ludlow Car Accident Sends 3 People To Hospital,” Ewon Adenomon, Oct. 26, 2014