Personal injury accidents always happen when we least expect them. A routine drive to work or a trip to the grocery store can quickly turn into a nightmare after a wreck. The very first thing most people do after an accident is to check for injuries and get the contact information of the other driver. However, there are other things to think about. After the shock of an auto accident has passed, one of the best things you can do to protect yourself is to seek a local attorney to fight for you.
Each jurisdiction across the United States follows different laws regarding auto accidents. Illinois uses a fault system to rule out who is liable for an auto accident. Essentially, if you can legally prove the other driver was at fault and caused the accident, you are entitled to compensation. The insurance agency of the at-fault driver is required to pay for health damages, fatalities, and property damage. However, there are other types of injuries and circumstances that can arise from an auto accident. We have helped countless victims with the following types of accidents and claims:
If you live in Barrington, Illinois, or the greater Chicago area and have been the victim in an auto accident, seek our legal counsel. You can use our intimate understanding of the law to protect yourself from the legal ramifications of an auto accident. We understand how shocking and painful auto accidents are and we want to fight on your behalf. The Law Offices of Robert T. Edens, P.C. has helped many victims recover the compensation that they deserve, and we want to help you too. Call us local at (847) 395-2200 or toll-free at (855) 760-6746. You have nothing to lose because we don’t charge for an initial consultation.