Car Accident Attorney in Lakeland, Florida
Let Tonya Stewart Law, P.A. Help You With Your Personal Injury Claim
You thought managing your case by yourself was easy. Unfortunately, the paperwork you filed is incomplete and the statute of limitations has expired. Avoid this scenario by hiring the auto accident lawyer at Tonya Stewart Law PA in Lakeland, Florida, and the Lake Wales area. Schedule an appointment with an attorney for auto accident law assistance as soon as possible.
What You Need to Know About Auto Accidents
If you have been hurt or injured in an auto, motorcycle or truck accident due to the negligent actions of someone else, insurance companies will undoubtedly spring into action to diminish your claim or even outright dismiss it. The other party responsible for the accident will often time be entitled to an attorney provided by their insurance company and you should not have to fight alone.
Common Injuries Sustained After an Automobile or Truck Accident:
- Back injuries
- Neck injuries
- Shoulder injuries (often times associated with injury from a seatbelt)
- Knee injuries
- Brain and Traumatic Head injuries
What to Do If You’ve Been Involved in an Auto Accident:
- Call 911 immediately
- Take pictures of all damages to your vehicle or property as well as to the other driver’s vehicle or property
- Do not sign anything other than the accident report
- Call an experienced attorney (863) 279-hire (4473)
- Report the accident to law enforcement, do not guess or speculate as to what happened
- Take pictures of your injuries
- Do not admit guilt or apologize as these statements may be used against you later
- Go to your closest emergency room for your injuries
- We can connect you with a medical professional if further treatment is needed
Protecting Your Rights
After a car or truck accident, you must seek medical treatment immediately. Under Florida law, you must get medical treatment within 14 days or failure to do so could result in a forfeiture of compensation under your insurance policy.
At Tonya Stewart Law, P.A. we can offer you the legal expertise and support you need and deserve.