Attorneys Representing Car Accidents in Barboursville, WV
Involved in a Car Accident in Barboursville, WV? Call Bailey Legal
You can count on an experienced personal injury attorney from Bailey Legal Services to help you through with sound advice and help with getting compensated for your expenses.
When you have been in a car accident in Barboursville, WV, or the surrounding areas, hospital visits, doctor and therapy appointments, and insurance company questions can take up a lot of time and energy. Knowing how to best manage your health care and the insurance company requests can be difficult when your main focus is on trying to feel better.
How to Handle the Aftermath of a Car Accident in West Virginia
You can trust the support of Bailey Legal Services attorneys to help you in West Virginia. You may be entitled to damages contingent on several factors:
You must prove that the other party is responsible for causing the car accident. The at-fault driver must have acted with negligence or recklessness.
Injury in the car accident
If you sustain injuries due to someone else’s negligence, you may be compensated for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain, and suffering.
You may receive compensation for vehicle damages or losses to other property, in addition to medical expenses.
If a loved one’s death resulted from driver negligence, you are entitled to compensation for medical expenses, pain, and suffering, even if you were not involved in the accident yourself.
Negligence May be Difficult to Prove
Having an experienced attorney by your side can be a valuable asset in successfully determining that the other party acted negligently while driving. Consider—
Speed and safety
operating a vehicle with an excessive speed or in an unsafe manner (zooming through a school or work zone, for example) would indicate the driver’s lack of responsibility.
proving your injuries were caused by the other driver’s error and lack of caution.
To receive compensation for vehicle damage and lost wages, you will need to document the severity and costs associated with the accident.
Bailey Legal Services Will Seek Compensation
While the insurance companies may look to get things settled quickly, our approach is different. We know how to best protect your rights here under West Virginia law, and when the insurance company saves time, it could also mean less money for you. Rather than a quick fix, we make sure to check for any and all damages to which you may be entitled, such as:
- Medical Expenses
- Rehabilitation Care
- Vehicle Damage
- Pain and Suffering
- Property Damage
- Lost Wages or Earning Capacity