After a car wreck, the importance of calling an experienced injury lawyer before you call any insurance company is paramount. Remember this: anything you say to the insurer can and will be used against you. Even if you are sure that the other driver is at fault, and even if the police officer fully blames the other driver, the involved insurance companies (including your own insurer) may very well assign you fault for causing the crash.
Here’s a typical scenario. My client was headed straight through a green light at an intersection. The at-fault driver turned left, violated my client’s right-of-way and caused Continue reading →