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Insurance Question from Kokomo, IN

Asked on 04/17/2012

I was involved in a accident going to work, I missed work due to the fact I was rushed to the hospital due to injuries what are my rights? The driver of the car stated that it was her fault she has full courage with Nationwide Insurance ... the Claim Officer has called me a couple of times but I dIdn't answer due to the fact I wanted to talk to Lawyer before talking to her in regards to what steps to take in regards to this matter at hand ... please note due to the X-Rays that were taken on 4/13/2012 the tests states : Arm Confusion , Cervical sprain, Lumbar sprain . The Doctor stated that I'll be experiencing and or going through a lot of excruciating pain due to this accident which I have been. What should I do ?

Answer given on April 17, 2012

Since you won’t talk to the adjuster, it will be difficult for the insurance company for the other driver to settle this claim. If you have obtained an attorney, then let the attorney handle this claim.


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