After being involved in a serious car accident, you may think of the injuries you suffered and the damage to your vehicle as the immediate difficulties resulting from the incident. Of course, it can be hard to know exactly what type of hardships will result from a serious crash, and it is typically wise to assess potential damages as soon as possible.
When it comes to car accidents and resulting legal claims, damages do not simply refer to the physical damage that results from the event. You may have the ability to pursue compensatory damages in efforts to obtain financial recompense for various hardships that have resulted as a result of the crash. If another driver caused the collision, you may have reason to file a personal injury claim against that person.