Immediately following a motor vehicle accident in the Chicago area, the insurance companies for both parties begin processing the accident claim. Every insurance company has lawyers, investigators and claims adjusters whose primary purpose is to limit or deny the liability of the insurance company, and minimize the amount of money paid to the car accident victims. This is why you need an experienced Chicago accident lawyer.
In order to properly protect your legal rights and avoid mistakes that could jeopardize your case, it is imperative that you receive expert advice and guidance from an experienced Chicago personal injury lawyer as soon as possible following your accident. The Law Office of John M. Borcia will answer all your questions and can help ensure that your legal rights are properly protected.
Our Chicago area personal injury law firm has successfully represented injured drivers and passengers for more than 25 years. Get an experience personal injury law firm you can trust.
Types of Accidents
We handle the following types of motor vehicle accident cases:
- Car accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Boating accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Bus accidents
- Train and Railroad accidents
- Commercial Airline accidents
- Careless/reckless driving accidents
- DWI/DUI caused accidents
- Tire failure accidents
- Driver fatigue accidents
If you or a family member were injured in a motor vehicle accident, call us at (847) 566-8623 so that you can speak with one of our experienced attorneys who will answer your questions and give you guidance as you navigate the claims process.
Injuries From a Motor Vehicle Accident
Motor vehicle accidents can cause a large range of serious and complex injuries and medical conditions. Most injuries that result from accidents include fractures, broken bones, and other serious injuries to the cervical, lumbar, or spine surgical repair. Some of the most usual injuries occur to the neck and back. In medical terminology, the location of neck and back injuries are usually referred to as the cervical, lumbar, and thoracic spine.
Some of the most common types of injuries when you’re involved in an accident are:
- Brain and head injuries
- Neck injuries
- Back injuries
- Face injuries
- Psychological injuries
Types of Car Insurance Coverage For Personal Injuries
- Negligent driver’s bodily injury liability coverage (Other driver’s policy covers you)
- Personal injury protection (PIP) (sometimes called no-fault insurance)
- Medical payments coverage (regardless of fault)
- Uninsured and underinsured or uninsured motorist coverage (your insurance policy)
What We Can Do For You
Our attorneys have a vast amount of experience in vehicle accidents and have helped lots of car accident clients over our years of experience. After deciding to pursue a claim, we’ll work with you, the hospital, and the insurance companies to collect the documentation and evidence needed to form a strong case in your favor for your Chicago car accident claim. We help our clients do the following:
- Help get you the compensation to pay for medical and hospital bills
- Help you recover lost wages at work
- Help you make sure your insurance company will cover future medical treatment
After a car crash you may get yourself immersed with letters and other correspondence from insurance companies and bill collectors. We manage these issues so you don’t need to. It’s also not uncommon for insurance agents to contact the victims who are not at fault to talk about the facts of the case. They may even attempt take a recorded statement from you. We advise all Illinois auto collision victims to get a car accident lawyer before addressing an insurance company adviser that might be trying to help out the negligent person involved in your car accident.
Contact Us Today To Speak With a Chicago Accident Lawyer
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, please contact us at (847) 566-8623 to speak with one of our Chicago accident attorneys, or contact us by email at your convenience. Our office offers free consultations and with day, evening and week-end appointments available. In addition, our attorneys will visit you at home or in the hospital. We do not collect a fee unless we collect a settlement or award on your behalf.