Car Accidents And The Unseen Financial Consequences of Not Seeking an Attorney
Car accidents are one of the most harrowing things a person or a family can go through – from an accident which destroys a car to one where death is involved, car accidents have the power of making people realize just how lucky they are for everything to be normal.
Because, in the blink of an eye, it can change. My accident caused no injuries – I hit a farm tractor, well after dark, The tractor did not have any lights or reflectors; he was at a dead stop lifting a bale of hay out of the ditch when I akmost saw him in time and tried to steer away. My right front hit his left rear wheel, breaking the tractor in two and totaling my Nissan.
It had been such a good night, twenty seconds ago.
My real mistake was not the accident – that was clearly his fault, as it was a particularly dark road on a dark night. My real mistake came when I did not contact a lawyer, and instead made a claim on my own insurance. More about that later.
If I had …