In 2004, 456 people were killed and over 27,000 were injured in Oregon car accidents. In Portland alone, there are an estimated 70 accidents every day. Nearly 62 percent of those injured in these accidents are under the age of 35.
When you're injured in a car accident, the paperwork and insurance information may seem overwhelming. If another driver was at fault, chances are that while you were lying in the hospital bed, the other party was notifying their insurance company of the accident. Because they're a business with their own best interests in mind, the insurance company adjustors started formulating a plan to minimize their payment to you before they even contacted you or learned about the extent of your injuries. That's why you need the help of a Portland car accident lawyers to help you get the appropriate compensation for your injuries.
Fortunately, the experienced Portland car accident lawyers here at Peterson Law Offices can guide you through your car accident claim. While you have to worry about lost wages, hospital bills, your damaged vehicle, and all the other concerns that are a part of your daily life, we can focus on your injury claim. We can help you decide what is fair for compensation and damages.
We will work with the insurance adjustors so that you don't have to--that way you can focus on recovering form your injuries and getting your life back in order. Allowing a lawyer to handle your situation will not only net you a higher payment,
in our opinion and experience, but it will free you from the headaches and hassles of fighting the claim. Contact Portland car accident lawyer, Todd Peterson, by phone at (503) 280-0888 for more information.
He'll be happy to
give you a free phone consultation.