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Things You Should Do if You Have Sustained a Personal Injury in an Accident

If you have been involved in a an SUV or car accident in the Tampa Bay area call Tampa Personal Injury Attorney, Martin J. Hernandez at 813-755-9500

There are some things that you must always be ready for in case you encounter a personal injury through an accident or any means. You cannot be too sure as to the extent of the damage of your injuries.car-accident-injury-tampa-fl Even if you just want to forget about what happened, you might be forced to pursue your rights and ask for legal claims because of the various effects that the incident might cause in the days to come.

To give you an insight about what should you remember when you have been involved in these cases, you may want to divulge into some research. You can learn more about the topic by browsing through various websites about the subject or ask your Tampa personal injury attorney .You can also look at the sites of those who offer their professional services when it comes to this topic.

Steps to Accomplish if you are injured

If one day, you find yourself caught in an accident and you sustained injuries from such, you cannot just stand there and wait for help to come along. You must make sure that you do the following in order for you to find it easy to pursue a case if ever you have found out that you are eligible to do so.

  1. You must first make sure that you are okay. If you are not, you should ask someone to do the rest of the steps for you while you have yourself treated for all the kinds of pains and injuries that you have gotten from the scene.
  2. If you do not have a digital camera with you, you can simply use the camera on your cell phone to record evidences from the incident. Make sure that you capture all the details that you can later use to support your claims once you have decided to get your claims. If you cannot do this because of your injuries, you should ask someone else to accomplish the task for you.
  3. Aside from photos, you should also take note of all the details that might be asked from you once the investigation starts. You should know basic details like the date of the event, time, location and things like what you were doing at the time when the accident happened. You must make sure that you jot these down on paper because you can never be too sure if you will still be able to remember these things very clear later on.
  4. You must get in touched with a Tampa personal injury attorney as soon as possible. You must tell them everything that you remember from the incident. Hand over to them all the evidences that you have gathered from the scene. Tell them all that can help the case to proceed. They are your allies and together, you can make things work out.

With more than 45 years of combined legal experience in representing injured people––we can help you if you have been injured in an accident.  Please call 813.755.9500 or email us today.

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