Settling a Car Accident Without an Attorney—Is it Worth it?

Settling a Car Accident Without an Attorney—Is it Worth it?

A victim has only one chance to settle a claim after a car accident. Once an agreement is signed, there’s no going back. Some people feel capable of dealing with an insurance company and settling a car accident without an attorney...but that can be risky. When a wreck is someone else’s fault, the victim deserves…

How to prove you are not at fault in a car accident

How to Prove You Are Not At Fault in a Car Accident

Unless you live in a no-fault state, the person who causes a car accident—and their insurance company—is responsible for the cost of injuries and auto damage. (This is the case in Illinois and Missouri, where Hipskind & McAninch is located.) In the best-case scenario, the injured party files a claim and receives full compensation for…