When car crashes and collisions occur, the injuries you suffer can be severe. You could be facing heavy medical expenses and the need for ongoing care, while being unable to work or engage in hobbies and activities with loved ones and friends. At the SAM LAW OFFICE, LLC, we understand the devastating impacts these injuries can have on your health and financial security. Our Inverness, Illinois auto accident attorney provides professional legal representation you can count on to assist you in getting the compensation you deserve.
Car Accidents and Injuries In Illinois
Statistics from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) reveal that as many as 300,000 car accidents occur each year in our state, leaving as many as 61,000 drivers and their passengers injured, while resulting in close 1,000 deaths. Other drivers are often to blame in these accidents, and common causes include the following:
How Our Inverness Auto Accident Attorney Can Help
IDOT estimates that car crashes and collisions in Illinois cost as much as $5 billion each year. Damage to your vehicle may cost $10,000 or more, while medical expenses for even minor injuries can be as high as $100,000. Common types of injuries suffered in Illinois car accidents include:
Illinois motor vehicle laws (625 ILCS 5/7-203) require all drivers to carry minimum amounts of liability coverage. Unfortunately, this may not be enough to completely cover your damages, while the insurance company itself may attempt to undervalue or even deny your claim.
At the SAM LAW OFFICE, LLC, attorney Susan A. Marks provides the aggressive legal representation clients need to get the maximum amount of compensation they are entitled to by law. Either through negotiations with the insurance company or by filing a personal injury lawsuit, we can assist you in getting the money you need to recover, including costs such as medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
When you or someone you love is injured as the result of an auto accident, contact our Inverness, Illinois auto accident attorney. At the SAM LAW OFFICE, LLC, we work hard on your behalf, acting as a strong legal advocate so that you can get the compensation you are entitled to. Serving Inverness and the surrounding Illinois area, call or contact us online today to request a free consultation.