Q: I was in a car accident. Is there a reason I should hold off filing an insurance claim until after a personal injury
Usually, no. Typically a lawsuit only comes if you cannot resolve it with the insurance company. Filing a lawsuit costs money and if you can resolve it without incurring those costs you are in a better position.
But, your circumstances may be different based on your timing. Contact a personal injury attorney and they can let you know what they feel would be a good course of action for you.
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