Bel Air Maryland Car Accident Lawyers
Bel Air, Maryland is located in Harford County, Maryland and is situated south of Cecil County and north of Baltimore County, Maryland. It is the county seat and home to more than 10,000 people. Interstate 95 and other major arteries run directly through Bel Air, Maryland and they are heavily traveled 365 days per year. Students, tourists, visitors and delivery drivers travel in and out of Harford County on a daily basis. With the Bel Air area being so transient there is an ever present risk of being involved in an auto accident. According to Maryland personal injury law if you are the victim of an auto accident you may be entitled to benefits and financial compensation. Having an experienced attorney on your side is a wise move as they can help you through this very trying time.
Accidents In Harford County Maryland
Practically every type of motor vehicle accident can happen in Bel Air and Harford County because the area is so diverse. There are major interstates, city and surface streets and rural country roads in Harford County. In addition, Bel Air, Maryland is also considered the mid-Atlantic and is susceptible to the elements i.e. snow, rain and freezing rain depending on the time of year. By virtue of this common accidents can in the Bel Air area are:
Rear end collisions
Lane change accidents
Side impact or T-Bone accidents
Rural road accidents
All terrain vehicle accidents
Accidents due to inclement weather
Regardless of the type of accident you are involved in a skilled and experienced Harford County Personal Injury Lawyer can make a bad situation better as you can rest assured that your rights are protected.
Common Auto Accident Injuries
The type of injuries you sustain in an automobile accident is directly related to factors such as the angle of impact, speed at which accident occurred, safety measures that were in place and whether or not you were intoxicated at the time of the accident. Whiplash is the most common injury suffered in car accidents, particularly rear end collisions. Other injuries can be minor such as cuts and buries and serious accidents can result in broken bones, brain injuries, joint and connective tissue injuries, paralysis and wrongful death.
What Is Your Car Accident Claim Worth?
No two car accident cases are identical. Even if they accident and circumstances surrounding the accident were very similar they can result in vastly different claim and compensation amounts. It is not uncommon for you to be contacted by the liable parties insurance company soon after the accident. They may very well offer you a quick lump sim settlement that will nullify your ability to seek legal recourse down the road. It does not help you in any way to accept their offer as their offer greatly benefits them and not you. It takes a very in depth analysis to determine the full current, and future, value of your claim. An experienced Bel Air Personal Injury Lawyer will know to factor in all relevant components such as:
Current lost income
Future lost income
Current medical expenses
Future medical expenses
Pain and suffering (if applicable)
Retaining a personal injury lawyer to negotiate o your behalf makes all the sense in the world. They will deal directly with the liable parties insurance company and work relentlessly to get you the benefits and compensation you deserve.
How Do Personal Injury Lawsuits End?
More often than not car, truck and motorcycle accident claims culminate via settlement. This means that your attorney establishes who is liable as well as what benefits and compensation amounts you deserve. If a fair and just settlement cannot be obtained your attorney should be willing to take your case to trial in an effort to trial, also known as the litigation phase, if necessary. Bel Air Maryland Auto Accident Attorney Tom Kemp is a very skilled negotiator and has a very long track record of obtaining very beneficial settlements for his clients. In addition, he is also known as a fierce litigator and has a wealth of trial experience over his long and distinguished legal career.
How Do I Know Who Is Responsible For My Injuries?
Mr. Kemp's top priority is to establish liability in your case. Many times there can be more than one at fault party. The circumstances surrounding your accident will determine who the liable parties are. Mr. Kemp will establish liability by fully analyzing your case. If needed, he will re-create the accident scene, perform a thorough investigation and talk with eye witnesses. This is all done in an effort to determine all liable parties and make them accountable from a legal standpoint. He will do whatever is needed to get you the full amount of compensation you rightfully deserve for your injuries, pain and suffering.
What If The Liable Party Has No Insurance?
Maryland has very specific laws regarding underinsured and underinsured motorist accidents. The accident, cause of accident and details leading up to the accident will determine what happens in the event insurance coverage becomes an issue. In many cases your own insurance policy will be able to offer compensation. In a situation such as this it behooves you to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney serving Harford County, MD.
Contact A Bel Air Maryland Personal Injury Attorney
If you have been the victim of a car, motorcycle or truck accident in Maryland call Harford County Personal Injury Lawyer Tom Kemp at (410) 398-0910 today. Mr. Kemp offers free consultations to those who have been injured due to the negligence of another in Maryland. In addition, he charges no fee unless he recovers for you and your family.