How an Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney Can Help After an Accident

Seat beltAn Arkansas personal injury attorney is a essential when you’ve been injured as a result of the fault of another, whether in a car wreck or other type auto accident, workplace or on the job accident, injury from a medical device or other defective product, an accident involving your child or the death of a loved one, or a construction site accident. Because you only have a limited amount of time to file your personal injury claim, it is vitally important that you get in touch with an Arkansas personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an accident to make certain that you begin preserving the evidence you need to support your claim and, more importantly, avoid the tactics of insurance companies designed to deny you full compensation for your claim.

An Arkansas personal injury attorney will work for a contingency fee, meaning that you will not have to pay any money unless they negotiate a settlement for you or help you win your case at trial.  (Most cases settle out of court, however.) Because the fee paid to an Arkansas personal injury attorney is based on what he or she recovers for you on your claim, and is paid out of that recovery (not your own pocket), they have an incentive to recover the maximum amount you deserve.  Additionally, they are motivated to fairly and reasonably assess your claim for you from the beginning.

Again, most Arkansas injury and accident cases settle out of court.  Generally, parties do not want the stress, cost and uncertainty of a trial, and an Arkansas personal injury attorney recognizes this and will pursue settlement as being in his or her client’s best interest.  However, an experienced Arkansas injury attorney will be prepared to fight for his or her client all the way through trial, if necessary, if it is in the client’s best interests, and if the client agrees.

If you have been injured in an accident in Arkansas due to the fault of another, contact an experienced Arkansas personal injury attorney today.