Car Accident Lawyer in Ridgefield

Helping You Get the Compensation You Deserve

A car accident can be one of the most traumatizing and frightening experiences you ever go through. The physical and emotional trauma you experience can leave you reeling.

If you have been involved in a car accident, one of our main priorities is to get you financial compensation so that you can return to your previous levels of comfort as soon as possible. We can help you work with the insurance companies and the authorities to get you the compensation you deserve. Following an accident, contact our Ridgefield personal injury office right away and speak with a trusted and experienced lawyer from Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP.

What to Do After a Car Accident

When the unthinkable happens and you are involved in a car accident, there are some important tips to remember in order to protect yourself.

Following a car accident, try to remember the following:

  • Contact the authorities – Always have the police come to the scene to keep you safe, document the facts, and help determine who was at fault.
  • Document the scene – Take pictures, record license plate numbers, and get information from those involved and from any witnesses.
  • Call your Ridgefield car accident attorney – We can help you navigate this difficult process and interface with your insurance company for you.
  • Call your insurance company – Report the accident, but do not sign anything until we can formally go through your case.
  • Do not admit fault – Even if you believe you may have been at fault for the accident, that is for the authorities to determine.
  • See your doctor – Even if you feel fine, car accidents can cause a myriad of injuries that cam take days or weeks to show symptoms, so always visit your doctor.

Do not hesitate to call Hastings, Cohan & Walsh, LLP for a case evaluation at (888) 244-5480