For many people, the term “personal injury accident” conjures up images of a minor injury from a car accident or a slip and fall. In most cases, these people reason, the negligent party has insurance coverage to pay for liability and compensate the victim. However, this picture is not always so simple, and it is often not even accurate.
A personal injury accident may be much more than simply a trip to the hospital and a claim against an insurance company. In many personal injury cases, insurance companies rush in to settle quickly for a very limited amount of money. The victim, assuming that the settlement offer is fair, accepts, only to find out later that this amount does not even come close to covering medical expenses, much less increased living costs or compensation for loss of abilities or missed work.
Personal injury accidents can cause changes to anyone’s life, including:
At Barber & Associates, we have been representing Alaska’s personal injury accident victims for decades. We represent our clients to ensure that their rights are represented properly and that they receive the full measure of compensation to pay for medical bills, living expenses, and other costs associated with personal injuries of all types. The attorneys at Barber & Associates fight for our client’s rights because we know how easy it is for victims to be denied fair payment. Give us a call to learn more about how we can help you if you have been a victim of someone else’s negligence.
Barber & Associates, LLC has recovered more than 45 Million Dollars in verdicts and settlements for Injured Alaskans.
Auto accidents can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of how defensive someone may be behind the wheel. If you or someone you love has been harmed in such an incident, you have legal rights and options that need to be explored.