You have to notify the responsible parties that you will file a claim within strict time limits, usually days. Failure to meet those limits could cost you the right to claim. Use our Lawyer Referral Service to find a lawyer to handle this properly.
You can claim from your insurer and from the person responsible for the collision.
If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident there are about 6 areas in which you can seek compensation:
Medical care and Rehabilitation: General damages for pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life
Income replacement: Loss of income, both past and future
Future care expenses
Attendant Care Benefits: Housekeeping and home maintenance/handyman expenses
Other out-of-pocket expenses
Claims for your family members for Loss of care, guidance and companionship
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