Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Lawyers
A car accident can be one of the most traumatic experiences in a person’s life. From a simple fender bender to a catastrophic accident, car accidents can cause serious injury or death, lost wages, large amounts of medical bills, stress on a person’s marital and family life, and overall disruption of a person’s personal and professional life. Florida Law allows you to recover money for these types of losses.
Did you know?
Each year in the United States, more than 40,000 people are killed in serious car accidents and more than 3 million people are injured in car accidents.
A car accident is about MORE than just your car, it can lead to:
- Serious Injury or Death
- Large Medical Bills
- Lost Wages
- Personal and/or Marital Stress
Who Will Pay My bills?
A car accident that causes injuries to you or a loved one raises many questions:
- Who will pay my medical bills?
- Who will pay for my lost wages?
- Who will pay for the property damage to my car?
- Can I get paid for my pain and suffering?
- Do I have to go to trial in order to recover my damages?
Generally, your PIP (Personal Injury Protection) coverage will cover the majority of your medical bills, and provide you with a wage benefit if you miss time from work.
Your collision or property damage comprehensive coverage can cover the property damage to your car. For expenses not covered by PIP or property damage, you may need to look into Florida’s uninsured motorist law. Our Fort Lauderdale car accident lawyers are here to help navigate your case.