If you were injured in an accident, even if you do not feel like you were hurt, you should visit your health professional right away. Some auto accident injuries do not manifest until a few hours—or sometimes, a few days later. You should also contact an auto accident attorney, in the event that you do have medical bills that should be covered.
If you have a loved one that died in an auto accident, you should contact an auto accident attorney as soon as possible. You may be entitled to compensation for loss and suffering. Auto accident attorneys have access to experts to review medical bills, accident scenes and accident reports to determine whether there was negligence involved. If there was negligence involved in any accident that caused an injury or death, you may also be entitled to punitive damages.