If you are injured due to the negligence of another party, you should be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, treatment, lost wages, and other damages. However, what you do immediately following an accident has a tremendous bearing on the outcome of your case. Here are five mistakes that could completely derail your case and leave you with no compensation.
Delayed Reporting of Accidents
If you fail to report an accident when it happens, you are putting your right to compensation at risk. By reporting the accident right away, you are leaving a trail of documentation that shows that you were injured as you say you were. If you wait to report the accident, the other party could claim that you injured yourself in another way. Continue reading “Five Mistakes that Could Derail Your Personal Injury Case”