Jacksonville, FL asked in Car Accidents for Florida

Q: What are some of the ways I could receive money in a car accident lawsuit?

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Andy Wayne Williamson
Andy Wayne Williamson
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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Property damage settlement; lost wages; loss of consortium; damages due personal injury.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: I'd add past and future medical expenses, if sever injuries and you were not previously disabled, loss of future work and vocational horizons. If Medicare, Medical Assistance, or other insurance paid for the medical bills or short term disability paid for wage loss, then they have a "lien" that you have to protect and you'd need to make a claim for that too. So sounds like you need to contact a member of the fla. Justice Assn--they give free consults.

Jeffrey R. Garvin
Jeffrey R. Garvin
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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Fort Myers, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: In the event you have a permanent injury your are entitled to recover for your pain and suffering and inability to lead a normal lifestyle. Additionally, whether or not your injury is permanent you are entitled to recover your medical expenses and lost wages. Personal Injury Protection insurance also provides a recovery of 80% of your medical expenses and 60% of your lost wages up to the limits of the policy.

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