How to Start a Personal Injury Claim: A Step-by-Step Guide

5m | Jun 5, 2024

Have you ever wondered how a personal injury claim is initiated? Many assume that a personal injury claim means heading straight to court, but the process actually begins long before any lawsuit is filed. Join Andrew Iacobelli from Iacobelli Law Firm as he provides an in-depth breakdown of the initial steps involved in starting a personal injury claim. Discover the critical pre-litigation steps, understand the defendant's response and learn how to protect your rights and secure compensation.


How to Start a Personal Injury Claim: A Step-by-Step Guide - YouTube

00:00 Introduction to Personal Injury Claims

00:32 Pre-Litigation Steps

01:02 Starting a Claim in Court

01:47 Filing and Serving the Lawsuit

03:30 Defendant's Response and Insurance Company Involvement

04:31 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!


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In this episode, Andrew will guide you through the essential steps for starting a personal injury claim. Contrary to popular belief, the process begins long before a lawsuit is filed in court. We'll explain the crucial pre-litigation steps, such as gathering evidence, seeking medical attention, and documenting the incident.

Andrew will explain the filing of initial documents, such as complaints and statements of claims, and their role in outlining allegations and seeking relief. We'll also discuss the role of insurance companies in defending claims, the typical responses they provide and common defenses they use to challenge allegations.

Each case is unique, and additional actions may be necessary as the process unfolds. Don't miss these essential tips to ensure you preserve your rights and maximize your chances of a successful claim. If you have any questions or need further clarification, feel free to reach out to Iacobelli Law Firm for a free consultation.


This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.


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