What Happens When You Are In An Out-Of-State Accident?
Whether the destination is across the country or just a few states away, a well-deserved and long-awaited vacation often involves a road trip. In a matter of moments, the excitement of adventure can turn into a nightmare.
Being in a car accident is stressful on its own, but if that car accident takes place while you’re out of town, the stress can multiply. From dealing with unfamiliar places to wondering how to get your car home, the questions may seem endless. If someone was injured in that accident, you will feel even more overwhelmed.
At Aldridge & Birdwhistell, our attorneys know how to help people who have been injured in accidents. We’ll dedicate our time and effort to getting you full compensation. We have offices in Elizabethtown and Louisville and serve clients throughout Central Kentucky.
What Compensation Might Be Available?
In most cases, the location of an accident determines which state will handle the lawsuit. There are exceptions, and we can give you a comprehensive overview of the situation at your free initial consultation. You may be entitled to damages for your injuries, including:
- Physical: These can range from broken bones to injuries causing permanent or temporary disability.
- Catastrophic: This includes traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries.
- Monetary: This includes loss of income, benefits and reimbursement for medical bills.
- Emotional: You can be compensated for the pain and suffering you or your loved one has endured.
The Personal Injury Lawyer You Need On Your Side
Our attorneys understand the laws that apply to personal injury for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and we can give you a thorough overview of the procedures involved in out-of-state car accident lawsuits. Email us today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your concerns.