Motor vehicle accidents happen on a regular basis due to a variety of causes. When these accidents occur, they not only cause damage to a car but they can cause serious injuries to individuals that were inside the cars. These injuries can result in medical bills that can become quite expensive. Due to this, it can put people into a bad financial situation. Through a Personal Injury Protection insurance program, you may be entitled to compensation for medical bills. This plan does not put the blame for the accident on a single party. Instead, you are able to collect the compensation without finding out who is liable for the accident that occurred. This can be useful since finding liability can take more time.
PIP can entitle you to receive compensation based on your accident and your injuries. With this plan, your injuries are covered through the insurance. It doesn’t matter who was at fault for the car accident because you will still be covered under the Personal Injury Protection plan regardless of your fault. Personal Injury Protection is part of driver’s insurance plan. This plan allows people to receive medical care without having to place the blame on someone for a car accident. Since car accidents can result in serious injuries, these plans can be useful to provide the funds necessary for medical attention and the bills that pile up. Through this plan, individuals can benefit by having their medical bills covered. However, not all PIPs will be able to cover the cost of all the medical bills. Sometimes medical bills can become too much depending on how seriously injured you are.
How can I seek legal action?
Sometimes a personal injury protection plan does not cover enough of your bills. Since car accidents can range in degree of seriousness, some may be on the more serious and detrimental side. PIPs can only over a limited amount of insurance money. Due to this, you may still be left in financial difficulty. This can cause you to seek legal action against the liable party to recover more damages that can aid you financially. This may be able to provide you with further compensation for medical bills that were not covered through the Personal Injury Protection insurance plan. If you wish to file a lawsuit in pursuit of more compensation to cover bills, you have the ability to do so.
When pursuing a personal injury lawsuit regarding a car accident, you can seek compensation for economic and noneconomic damages. Economic damages can include medical bills, rehabilitation, lost wages and lost future wages. Noneconomic damages can include the pain and suffering you have had to endure from this accident. This can also be considered as compensation for your emotional distress from the situation.
Our firm understands how serious criminal and personal injury cases are. We are prepared to guide you towards a favorable outcome. If you are in need of experienced legal counsel in New Jersey, please contact The Law Office of Andrew S. Maze today for any criminal and personal injury matters.