Have you ever been in a situation where you just didn’t know what to do? Ever asked yourself, “How am I going to get through this”, “Is this really happening” or “Where do I even begin”? That’s how most people feel after a devastating car wreck or other personal injury. Most people don’t know what to do after a car wreck, what their case might be worth, or how to choose an attorney. This week’s blog is going to talk you through everything you need to know about hiring the right lawyer for you.
You are driving home from work after a long day, someone runs a red light and T-Bone’s your car. The next thing you know you’re in an ambulance on your way to a local hospital where they run all kinds of expensive tests to make sure you don’t have any serious injuries. The following day you find out your bills are already over $15,000 and the other driver is uninsured. What do you do now?
Here at Rice and Kendig see hundreds of clients every year. More than a few are in collisions with people who either have no insurance or don’t have enough insurance to cover the first set of bills for the ambulance, hospital and doctors. The minimum financial limit in Louisiana is only $15,000 per person, $30,000 per collision no matter how many people are hurt.