How Blind Spots Cause Auto Accidents & Who’s at Fault
Posted in: Car Accidents
KNR Legal Blog
Car accidents impact many throughout Ohio every year. While hundreds are killed, many thousands sustain serious injuries. Insurance companies offer hope to those who need financial help with medical bills and daily expenses during their time of need. However, insurance providers are for-profit companies, and they work to reduce what they pay out.
Having a skilled personal injury lawyer can help you secure a fair recovery that is sufficient to provide for you and your family. Do not delay in contacting a knowledgeable Ohio personal injury lawyer after a serious car accident.
Kisling, Nestico & Redick has decades of experience representing accident victims and we know what it takes to get what’s right from insurance companies. We will investigate your case, compile all the necessary evidence, and aggressively negotiate on your behalf.
The insurance companies generally want cases to go away quickly. They are concerned about losing profits if they pay out too much to those seeking damages.
Our attorneys have worked with many clients who are shocked and upset after having their claim denied by their very own insurance provider. Unfortunately, many denials come with little or no explanation, and the injured party is left uncertain about what to do next.
Having a skilled lawyer from the beginning is essential to secure the compensation you need. In addition to requesting that the insurance company act in a timely manner, your lawyer can write a demand letter if your claim is denied. This basically asks them to properly explain the grounds for their decision. Their response will provide valuable insight into their process as your lawyer proceeds with your case for compensation.
The insurance company will look for any reason to deny your claim. However, they also understand that you might have a lawyer who will continue to pressure them to pay you the damages you need.
There are various reasons why your insurance claim may be denied. Some of the most common reasons include:
You are not out of options simply because an insurance company has initially denied your claim. Ohio law grants you the right to pursue compensation through a lawsuit if you are harmed by the negligence of someone else. After your claim for damages has been denied, your lawyer may file a lawsuit against one or both of the following:
Hiring a skilled personal injury lawyer as soon as possible is very important if you are ever injured in a car accident. It allows for a strong case to be built, and it lets the insurance company know that you are serious about recovering compensation.
Insurance companies are wary of fighting with experienced personal injury lawyers. They will typically want to provide a fair financial settlement offer rather than losing a long legal battle at trial.
The insurance company has the resources to help you after an injury causing accident, but they might decide that they don’t need to. Having a knowledgeable and experienced personal injury lawyer is critical if your or a loved one are in this position. Skilled legal counsel can help you understand all of your options for recovering financial compensation and will know the best way to secure a fair result.
We have decades of experience holding insurance companies accountable and a long record of recovering what our clients deserve. Contact Kisling, Nestico & Redick to speak with one of our Ohio attorneys about your case.