Personal injury lawyer needs your help for filing your personal injury claim after the accident and your help throughout the case is vital for winning your claim case. The various help offered by you all through the claiming procedure can reward you with a successful settlement in the end. You should collect maximum possible evidences from the accident scene because you are the person involved in the accident and readily available in the accident area.
Your personal injury lawyer will find it useful if you record all information of evidences related to the accident whether it is road accident, personal injury case or a car accident, the information you offer will help your lawyer to properly plan to get your entitled settlement amount. The help you offer your lawyer include the following:
=Preserve copies of bills such as hospital bills, medical bills and medicine bills with the duplicate copies made.
=Record any other accident related expenses and obtain receipts for them.
=Maintain a perfect record for the number days you lost your wages.
=In order to prove efficiently you should maintain a perfect record of the drugs you have taken such as pain medicines, muscle relaxants and details of any other medicines if taken. You should also record the amount of relief received by taking those medicines. This will help your lawyer to prove the depth of pain suffered by you.
=You should take photographs of the injuries because photos can be additional support to prove severity of the accident.
=If your motor vehicle is damaged in the accident do not try to repair it before taking photos of the damages from all possible angles. Photos will help your lawyer to prove the accident in case your claim case goes to a court of law for final settlement.
=You should obtain a repair estimate for repairing your damaged motor vehicle. This will help your lawyer to prove how severe was the collision.
=It is important for you to maintain a diary with all details recorded right from the time of accident.
If the above listed directions are followed carefully it will help your personal injury lawyer to build your claim case for a maximum settlement amount from your opponent.
You can also help your personal injury lawyer by recollecting certain information from around the accident area. Information such as model and make of the other vehicle and registration number will be of great help for your lawyer in the process of your case. If you are able to collect names and contact details of witnesses your lawyer will be able to prepare them for winning your claim case. An accident report from any authority from the accident spot will be helpful to your lawyer to prove the accident. Collecting information regarding the other driver’s insurance details is very important for your lawyer to negotiate for an out of court settlement. On the whole it is very important for you to offer all the information to your lawyer that may have some influence on your accident.