Juab County Car Accident Lawyer

A car accident disrupts every part of daily life, especially when it results in a serious injury.  Not only does an injury cause severe pain and emotional distress, it also burdens the victim with costly medical bills — all at a time when he or she cannot work to earn income.

While no legal action can rewind the clock to undo the accident, you could be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, pain and suffering, and earnings lost.  Don’t assume you are stuck with the hospital bill until you speak to an experienced Juab County car accident attorney.  If the accident was caused by the other driver, he or she could be liable for your losses and expenses.

Nephi Car Accident Attorney Handling Insurance Claims in Juab County

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For over 33 years, attorney Darwin Overson has been helping Utah residents receive the car crash compensation they are entitled to.  During his many years practicing personal injury law in Utah, Darwin has encountered and overcome numerous legal challenges.  He is unafraid to approach complex multi-vehicle accident claims and will relentlessly scrutinize every scrap of evidence to build a compelling case on your behalf.  Darwin is a skilled negotiator who never takes shortcuts and always pursues the maximum compensation.

As an experienced personal injury attorney, Darwin has worked on claims and lawsuits involving a wide range of minor, severe, and catastrophic injuries.  Some common examples of car accident injuries in Utah include:

  • Back Injuries
    • Bulging Discs
    • Burst Fractures
    • Herniated Discs
    • Lumbar Injuries
    • Spinal Cord Injuries (SCI)
    • Thoracic Injuries
    • Vertebral Fractures/Broken Back
  • Bone Fractures
    • Broken Ankles
    • Broken Arms
    • Broken Collarbones
    • Broken Hips
    • Broken Legs
    • Broken Ribs
    • Broken Wrists
  • Facial Injuries
    • Broken Cheekbones
    • Broken Eye Sockets
    • Broken Jaw
    • Broken Nose
    • Dental Injuries
    • Lip Injuries
  • Other Injuries
    • Chest Injuries
    • Internal Bleeding
    • Kidney Damage
    • Limb Amputation
    • Nerve Damage
    • Third Degree Burns
    • Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
    • Whiplash

Darwin is proud to serve the residents of Juab County, including Callao, Eureka, Levan, Mona, Mills, Rocky Ridge, Trout Creek, Partoun, and Nephi.  He can come to your location if you are not able to travel due to your injuries.

To set up a free legal consultation with Darwin, call the law offices of Overson Law at (801) 895-3143.  You won’t be charged a single fee unless we recover compensation for you.

Injury Compensation: How Much Money Can I Get from a Settlement in Utah?

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There are two basic ways to pursue compensation for a car accident in Juab County:

  1. Filing a third-party claim with the at-fault driver’s insurance company.
  2. Suing the driver who hit you.

Utah is a no-fault car insurance state, which means accident victims must generally make insurance claims with their own insurers, called “first-party” claims, before attempting to hold the other driver liable.  In order to file a lawsuit or make a third-party claim in Utah, the accident victim must either:

  1. Sustain one of the following four injury types:
    • Permanent Disability
    • Permanent Impairment
    • Permanent Scarring/Disfigurement
    • Dismemberment/Amputation
  2. Exhaust their Personal Injury Protection (PIP) benefits. Utah requires all drivers to carry a minimum of $3,000 in PIP coverage.  Unlike mandatory liability insurance (“25/65/15”), which helps pay for the other driver’s expenses, PIP coverage goes toward your own reasonable and necessary medical expenses after a crash (e.g. ambulance rides, inpatient hospitalization, X-ray scans).

It is a common insurance company tactic to make a low offer upon receiving the accident victim’s demand letter.  We know you’re under a lot of financial stress and are worried about your medical bills, but it’s important to avoid accepting an early offer until you review it with an attorney.  You could be entitled to much more than you are currently being offered.  In many instances, it is possible to obtain a better offer if you continue negotiating with an aggressive Juab County car crash lawyer on your side.

Many claims are successfully resolved with a settlement agreement.  However, if negotiating does not result in a reasonable settlement offer, Darwin is prepared to take your case to court.  In either case, the amount of compensation you can recover depends on factors like your medical bills, how much income you lost, your anticipated losses, and the permanence of your injury or resulting disabilities.

Schedule Your Free Legal Consultation with a Utah Personal Injury Attorney

Whether your crash occurred on a rural road, a suburban street, or a Juab County highway like US-6, I-15, SR-28, SR-78, or SR-132, you can turn to Darwin Overson for aggressive representation and friendly, knowledgeable support.  While Darwin takes a tailored approach to every claim, his main goal never changes: recovering as much compensation as possible.  If your injuries were the result of another driver’s careless actions, you shouldn’t be burdened with the financial cost.  Darwin will do everything in his power to see that you aren’t.

For a free legal consultation with Darwin, call Overson Law right away at (801) 895-3143.  It is never too late at night or too early in the morning to contact us.

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