After an auto or motorcycle accident, you're thrust into the unfamiliar territory of insurance claims. You'll be contacted by an insurance claims representative, a trained professional whose aim is getting you to settle cheap.  Here's important tips from a South Carolina car accident lawyer on how to deal with the claims rep right after a crash.


Hey folks here's some tips on dealing with the insurance company right after you get in a crash. not long after you get in a crash you should be contacted by representative of the at fault drivers liability insurance company called an adjuster. The adjusters primary goal is simple: get the insurance company out of this as cheap as possible.

So here's tips on whether you should talk to one right away. If you have minor injuries like maybe you've got a sore back and you went to the ER then a couple of follow-ups after that you can probably handle the adjuster on your own. Feel free to download our free report on crash cases to help you out. If you've got a serious injury, like a broken bone or you've been referred to a specialist you owe it to yourself to consult with an experienced car accident attorney to protect your rights and handle the insurance company so you can focus on recovering your health. If you don't know how bad your hurt you can risk torpedo in your claim by giving the adjuster uncertain information like telling them you feel ok when later you end up having a spinal operation.

Yep, that's really happen.

You should probably talk to an experienced car accident attorney first. So if you're hurt bad or you don't know how bad you hurt just speak with an experienced attorney first. Even if you don't hire one the meeting can be priceless because it can give you peace of mind. Remember the insurance adjuster is a trained professional who's skilled at shortchanging people like you. Knowledge is power which is why we've got so much free information on our website about crash cases. You can always tap into our knowledge by contacting us with your questions. If you've got any questions you can call us, email us, or send us a live chat. We might even be able to find insurance coverage to help you you didn't even know you had.

I thank you for thinking about this with me and I hope I see you soon.

Rob Usry
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Rob is a Spartanburg personal injury lawyer. Rob also practices as a workers' compensation attorney.