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4 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Florida on

Q: I was in a hit and run accident last week I have the driver tag number and a photo of the driver from the security

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I have contacted my insurance company the police was called I have been to the ER several time because I’m 3 months pregnant and they said because of me being pregnant there’s not much they can do I have missed days from work cause I’m in pain and I’m with out a car because I... Read more »

David Tapalian answered on Jul 2, 2019

There may still be treatments that you can do for your injuries. However as with all cases time is of the essence. If you would like to speak with us privately please feel free to contact us for free consultation.

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4 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Florida on

Q: Vehicle on highway in front of me stopped for an illegal uturn in median and caused wreck.. they fled scene. Now what?

Them stopping illegally caused me to wreck into the car infront of me. They didn’t want to call police, only exchange information. Should I file police report? I have it all on video.

David Tapalian answered on Jun 3, 2019

You should file a police report. Were you injured? As you know in Florida you will have PIP so depending up how long ago the accident was, you may still be treated for your injuries. If you have any more specific questions, please feel free to email me directly" david@tapinjury.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Rhode Island on

Q: As the owner of a vehicle that caused an accident while being driven by another insured adult, am I liable?

David Tapalian answered on Apr 10, 2019

Yes you could be. The owner as well as the operator could be found liable. Make sure you notify your insurance.

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3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Florida on

Q: No insurance. The person didn't have bodily injury coverage. After PIP, I have $16,000 left to pay. What do I do?

David Tapalian answered on Apr 5, 2019

Do you know if you have uninsured motorist coverage?

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1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents for Florida on

Q: Is it possible for to sue at fault party three times in small claims court for myself and my two children ?

Been in a car accident with my two children. At fault party didn’t have bodily injury injury coverage.

David Tapalian answered on Apr 5, 2019

Do you happen to have uninsured motorist coverage? You could engage in a small claims matter depending upon the value of the claim. However depending upon the particular defendants even if you receive a judgment it may be very challenging to collect on that judgment.

3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Florida on

Q: How do I sue someone in county court for medical bills and car loss value?

The individual did not have bodily injury coverage and I understand the reason attorneys not willing to take the case because of this. However, I have medical bills and car loss value I would like to claim. I understand Florida law of not being able to garnish wages, apply liens to assets, and/or... Read more »

David Tapalian answered on Mar 29, 2019

I'm sorry to hear about your situation. We often encounter cases where there's no insurance on the other side. Do you by any chance have UIM coverage? That may be another way to approach this. Please feel free to email me directly. Thank you.

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5 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Wrongful Death for Florida on

Q: What can a widow and child collect for death of husband and father who was killed in a car accident

Car made illegal Uturn in path motorcycle

David Tapalian answered on Mar 15, 2019

As an attorney licensed to practice law in Florida, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, we can help you. A lot of the information that we need to assist you in determining your case, is very fact intensive and private. There are a lot of factors in answering this question. Some of them include, the... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Rhode Island on

Q: What happens if I decide not to go through with medical treatment that my settlement is supposed to cover?

David Tapalian answered on Dec 14, 2018

That's a good question. It could have negative implications for your health. In addition, it could affect your settlement. Furthermore if you wait too long to treat you may never be able to resume treatment.

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3 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents for Massachusetts on

Q: If my husband was driving on a suspended license, but got injured and wasn't at fault can he sue the other driver?

David Tapalian answered on Dec 14, 2018

Yes he may be able to. It all depends upon the total facts. I am here now if you wish to speak.

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