Q: I was in a wreck three weeks ago but didn't feel injured until now. Is it too late to take legal action against the othe
You still have a claim. The statute of limitations is 4 years.
Having said that, the defense will point out this 3 week period. They will call this a "delay in treatment" in effort to question the legitimacy or severity of your injuries.
A: No. You need to go to your doctor. Explain whatever feelings you had that led up to this point--did you feel stiff but no pain,numbness, things that weren't right but weren't ongoing but would happen here and there, any numbness etc. and then relate each place you are feeling pain, if it travels anywhere etc. Contact a member of the Fla Justice Assn--they give free consults.. Don't speak with insurance companies until you at least get the consultation
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