After a truck accident, your first priority should be getting any and all medical attention you may require for injuries you have sustained. After all, healing from your injuries is essential for returning to your day-to-day life, so it only makes sense to focus on your health. That said, your second priority should be to hire a personal injury attorney who can help ensure you receive fair compensation for your injuries.
Reasons to Hire a Lawyer Sooner Rather Than Later
Getting a lawyer on your side as soon as possible is an excellent idea for a number of reasons. Those reasons include:
- Preservation of evidence. While you may be able to collect some evidence on your own, a lawyer will be better able to fully investigate the truck accident and the circumstances that led to it.
- Avoidance of mistakes. Sometimes our emotions run hot after we have been injured in an accident, and this can lead to poor decisions. A lawyer will make sure you remember not to post about the accident on social media, for example. And they will remind you not to accept a lowball offer from an insurance company.
- Reduction of stress. Having a skilled attorney handling the details of your case means far less stress falls on you. And that means you can focus on your recovery.
- A faster resolution. The sooner you have an attorney working on your case, the sooner you will receive fair compensation. Waiting to hire a lawyer only delays the process of getting you compensated.
We Can Help—And You Don’t Pay Unless We Win
If you have been injured in a truck accident, don’t wait. Contact SJ Injury Attorneys right away for a free consultation so that we can get to work on your behalf. And don’t worry about the cost of representation. You don’t owe us a penny unless we win your case—which means you have nothing to lose and everything to gain.