Jeffrey Johnson is a legal writer with a focus on personal injury. He has worked on personal injury and sovereign immunity litigation in addition to experience in family, estate, and criminal law. He earned a J.D. from the University of Baltimore and has worked in legal offices and non-profits in Maryland, Texas, and North Carolina. He has also earned an MFA in screenwriting from Chapman Univer...

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UPDATED: Jan 12, 2012

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Insurance Question from Dallas, TX

Asked on 01/12/2012

If I was in a car wreck and my doctor bill is 3300 rollers how much money would I receive most likely Me and my mom were at a red light and this car hit us hard from behind cause he was on his cell phone and we had to do some therapy sessions now just waitn on my check

Answer given on January 13, 2012

There are alot of things that are considered in an injury settlement–the type of damage to the car, the cost of the repairs (the severity of impact), the lost time from work, the mileage back and forth to work, the going rate for the same injury in your county or state.  So it could vary.  Read our article How to Value Accident Settlements. This article may give you some food for thought on how to value your claim including things to include in your claim. If after reading our article you feel you still need some help, consider discussing your claim with a personal injury attorney in your area that can give you a more accurate valuation of your claim.  Consulations are free. To an attorney in your area review your claim, click here


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