We are always asked how can I maximize my personal injury award?
If you have been injured, generally you are dealing with an insurance adjuster. The unfortunate truth is that insurance adjusters do not look at us as humans. For them, we are all just a number, and they have a system by which they input all of the data including medical treatment, and loss wages and it assigns a value to the case.
Below are several factors that you could use to maximize your injury award:
Before an insurance company can evaluate your claim they need to have the relevant information.
Here is a list of the information they need to evaluate your claim:
1) Medical Records and Bills
This information is important to the insurance company and their adjustors because it allows them to evaluate the extent of the injuries you have suffered, so that they can calculate the potential exposure their insured (the person who caused the accident) has, should the case go to trial.
2) Pay Stubs
This information is important to the insurance company and their adjusters because under the law you are entitled to be compensated for days that you have missed work. You are also entitled to compensation for any...