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Frequently Asked Questions at Jalilvand Law

At Jalilvand Law, we understand that dealing with the aftermath of car accidents, truck accidents, and personal injury cases can be overwhelming. Here are some common questions and our expert responses to help guide you through these challenging times.

1. What Should I Do Immediately After a Car Accident?

Immediately after a car accident, ensure your safety and that of others. Call 911 if there are injuries. Exchange information with the other driver and take photos of the scene. Then, contact us for legal guidance.

2. How Do I Know If I Have a Valid Personal Injury Claim?

A valid personal injury claim typically involves proving that another party’s negligence caused your injury. Consult with our personal injury experts to evaluate your case.

3. What Compensation Can I Receive for a Car Accident Claim?

Compensation may cover medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and property damage. Each case is unique, so contact us for a personalized assessment.

4. Should I Talk to the Insurance Company After an Accident?

Be cautious when speaking to insurance companies. It’s often best to consult with an attorney first to avoid jeopardizing your claim.

5. How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in California?

In California, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims is generally two years from the date of the injury. However, exceptions may apply, so prompt legal advice is essential.

6. What Makes Truck Accidents Different from Car Accidents?

Truck accidents often involve more severe injuries and complex legal issues due to the size of the vehicles and specific industry regulations. Visit our Truck Accident Info Page for more details.

7. Can I Claim Compensation for Emotional Distress?

Yes, emotional distress is often included in personal injury compensation, especially in cases of severe trauma or chronic pain.

8. How Is Fault Determined in a Car Accident?

Fault is determined based on evidence like accident reports, witness statements, and sometimes, expert testimony. Our team can help gather and analyze this evidence.

9. What Should I Bring to My First Meeting with a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Bring any relevant documents such as medical records, police reports, insurance information, and any correspondence related to the accident.

10. Why Should I Choose Jalilvand Law for My Accident Case?

At Jalilvand Law, we offer personalized attention, in-depth legal knowledge, and a commitment to achieving the best outcome for our clients. Learn more about Our Approach.