As a passenger in a vehicle, you’re relying on the driver to get you to the end point safely. However, accidents do happen. When a mistake is made and you’re involved in a car accident, you may find yourself dealing with some serious – and expensive – injuries.
We most commonly talk about drivers filing personal injury claims against a responsible party after a car accident. But what about the passengers who are hurt in the collision?
If you’ve recently been injured as a passenger in a car crash, you’re probably wondering what kind of claim you can make. With high medical bills racking up and an inability to go to work, you’re likely looking for compensation to help with the recovery process, but you’re not sure who to file the claim with.
As a passenger, you have a few different pathways to getting compensation depending on your unique situation. Here are a few things you need to keep in mind if you’re looking to file a personal injury claim as a passenger.
The legal team at Lamber Goodnow can help you through the process of filing claims and taking a personal injury case to court. Contact them today to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident, who was at fault, and who you may be able to receive compensation from.