Auto Accident Help
Most people who get in an accident don’t know what to do afterwards. Injury Angels guides you from the time of your accident to recovery while making sure you get everything you’re entitled to.
Car Accident Doctors
Personal Injury Lawyers
Case Management & Recovery
Start-to-finish auto accident help.
Getting in a car accident can be frustrating and stressful. Injury Angels’ will help you get the medical treatment and legal advice you need to recover. Call us at the time of your accident and we’ll be with you all the way until you settle your claim. Make sure you get all the benefits and treatment you’re entitled to by having an Injury Angel by your side!
Here’s how we eliminate auto accident frustrations:
Doctors & Specialties
We’ll connect you with the doctors and medical specialties you need to recover from your injury. Providers and medical facilities will not bill you for up front costs.
Pharmacy & DME
Have you been prescribed medication or need medical equipment like a cane, brace or other device? Injury Angels is partnered with the best DME providers in Illinois and will make sure that you get the best devices at little to no cost to you.
Auto accident lawyers and personal injury lawyers are everywhere and you’ll probably get bombarded with advertising as soon as your police report is filed. Instead, we’ll connect you with a few attorneys that are best suited to handle your specific case – and win.
Imaging & Labs
X-Rays, MRIs, CTs and labs are very common when you’re involved in an auto accident and this helps the physicians understand if there’s been any internal damage that may not be visible from the outside. Sometimes, this can be the most dangerous, which is why you should always see a provider after an accident.
If your auto accident requires you to have surgery in order to get your life back, we’ll make sure that you see the best surgeon in town. Don’t pay anything out of pocket, the surgeons will wait for settlement.
Coordinating medical treatment, appointments, medical records and everything else can be extremely taxing. That’s where your dedicated Angel helps alleviate as much of the work for your injury as possible, while connecting you to the best resources convenient to you.
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What to do after a car accident:
Call 911 to get help for any immediately noticeable injuries and file a police report. It is critical to not leave the scene of the accident until the authorities have arrived.
Take pictures of the accident, site, injuries and people involved at the scene.
Call Your Insurance
Call your insurance and notify them of the accident.
Get Seen By A Doctor
It is highly recommended by medical and legal experts to seek medical treatment after a car accident, even if you aren’t aware of any injuries.
Answers to common car accident questions:
How to get a police report for a car accident?
You should call the police to the scene of the accident and you will receive a copy of the police report at that time. If for some reason you don’t or you would like to get an additional copy you can always contact the local police department that came to the accident for the copy.
Or, you can look it up on the Illinois Department of Transportation.
What kind of settlement could I get from an auto accident?
The average settlements from auto accidents range from $14,000 to $28,000. It could be lower or higher depending on the type of accident, severity, injuries (or death), intoxication levels and other critical factors. Your auto accident settlement should cover all the damages to your vehicle, your body and emotional strife.
What if I was hit by an uninsured driver?
If your insurance policy has coverage for uninsured motorists, your insurance will pay for the damages. It is usually recommended you still sue the uninsured driver, which you would want to hire an accident attorney for. However, if you choose not to sue, your insurance company may still try to sue the liable party to recover their payments to you.
When to get an attorney for a car accident?
Whether your in a minor collision or a traumatic accident, you could be entitled to more benefits than you may receive if you are unrepresented. Car accident and personal injury attorneys are experienced at fighting for accident victims and know how to get you everything you deserve from a settlement.
How do I file an auto accident claim?
- File a police report.
The first step in most accidents is to call 911 to report the accident and get an officer at the scene to document the accident, damage and file a police report. When you call the police they’ll also ask if anyone is injured and send an ambulance.
- Call your insurance company.
After you’ve contacted the police, contact your insurance company and notify them of your auto accident. They will ask you questions about how it happened, the damage, who was involved and other information. They’ll establish a claim number by the end of your call that you’ll want to save as a reference for the future.
How long does a car accident settlement take?
Car accident and personal injury settlements take anywhere from six weeks to a few years to settle. The severity of your injuries, the duration of your medical treatment and your representation can all impact how long your accident claim takes to settle.
How long after a car accident can you claim injury
There is a two-year time limit (statute of limitations) in Illinois from the date the accident occurred for you to file a personal injury lawsuit in the state’s civil court system.
Can you help with motorcycle, truck or other motor vehicle accidents?
Injury Angels can help with any type of automobile or recreational vehicle accident. If you’ve been injured and a third party is liable- we can help you get the treatment and representation you need to recover.