How Insurance Companies Can Trick Car Accident Victims
In the aftermath of a car accident, you?re likely to get a phone call from the other party’s insurance company – a call where the voice on the other end seems friendly and eager to help you. However, we highly recommend that you enlist the help of an experienced attorney to deal with the other party’s insurance company, rather than talking with them directly – especially if you’ve sustained injury or damage. The reason is simple: Many insurance companies have a habit of trying to trick car accident victims into forfeiting part or all of their settlement, and an attorney is better able to keep these companies accountable. Let’s look at two common methods insurance companies often use to trick car accident victims, and how you can avoid these pitfalls.