Kentucky Car Accidents
A GUIDE TO
Car accidents happen everyday on Kentucky roads.
Every year in Kentucky, there are over 160,000 accidents that produce over 720 fatalities.
Even if you drive safely other drivers may behave recklessly.
In fact, negligent driving costs too many Kentuckians their lives.
In Lexington alone, there are over 1400 car accidents every month.
If you have been in a car accident, you probably have questions about to do next.
What should I do after a car accident?
First responders will help keep everyone safe.
Call 911 as quickly as possible.
Take a picture of the insurance card so information is accurate.
Collect insurance information.
Take pictures and notes, and collect witness information.
Document the accident.
Your health is your top priority, and some injuries are not immediately apparent.
Get medical treatment.
An attorney can advise you about the value of your case and next steps.
Talk to an attorney
Should I talk to the insurance company?
You have to talk to your insurance company to establish a PIP claim.
Do not talk to the other driver's insurance company.
How much is my car accident worth?
Several factors will determine the potential payout.
1. The seriousness of your injury 2. The amount of your medical bills 3. The amount of any lost wages 4. The pain and suffering you have endured
SEVERAL FACTORS INFLUENCE PAYOUTS:
Can I afford an attorney?
Representation costs nothing out-of-pocket.
You do not receive a bill unless we help you recover the compensation you deserve.