To the left you'll find some resources to research attorneys, and organizations that specialize in consumer oriented areas of law. If you are planning on trying to negotiate with your insurance company first you may want to read a few tips on negotiating with an insurance company. This can be especially tricky, because personal injuries can warrant very large settlements or verdicts and you may no be comfortable discussing large sums of money. In addition, you may not fully
understand all of the intricacies of negotiating a settlement. For instance, if your injury is serious are you prepared to calculate a settlement that fairly includes money for future income, loss of wages, costs associated with the case? Negotiating with the insurance company is not for the faint of heart and you must be dedicated to the long term goal of winning the amount you need, rather than arguing from emotion. The claims process is a business to the insurance company which they do every day and have hired trained professionals for. If you are in need of any other legal services, you should consult a professional.