Month: April 2017

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How Long After an Accident Do I Have to Report an Injury?

If you have suffered a significant injury due to an accident, there is a good chance that you are in pain and unable to get around to complete your daily tasks at a 100% level.  You are also probably dealing with emotions such as annoyance, anger, sadness, and even despair at the situation. Putting all of this together, the idea of “reporting” your injury may feel like a task that you simply do not want to deal with, but putting it off may prevent you from getting the advice you need in order to obtain maximum compensation in your accident claim. There are several different statutes of limitations laws which prevent a plaintiff from bringing a claim after a certain amount of time has passed, so it is very important for you, as an injured plaintiff, to contact an attorney as soon as possible in order to begin the investigation process. Continue reading “How Long After an Accident Do I Have to Report an Injury?”