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When Should I File a Motorcycle Accident Claim?

You can file a motorcycle accident claim when an accident resulted from the negligence of one or more other drivers, and you suffered an injury that requires treatment. It would be unfair for you to bear the cost of your injuries when someone else caused them. The purpose of an accident claim is to place the burden where it belongs — on the drivers who caused the accident and their insurance... read more?

What compensation can be recovered from my motorcycle accident?

Damages from personal injury claims include both economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages compensate you for the financial costs of a motorcycle crash. Non-economic damages compensate you for the other effects of the collision that do not have a financial cost. Economic Damages Economic damages come with a price tag and include costs such as: Past and Future Medical Expenses... read more?

General Questions

Will my case go to trial?

Many personal injury claims are settled out of court. Your head-on collision attorney will always negotiate with the defense before attempting to take your case to trial. Each settlement offer received will be presented to you. Our clients always have the final say on whether or not a settlement is accepted. The only way that your case will go to trial is if you choose to take it there. If... read more?

How much will my settlement be?

Every personal injury claim is different. A number of factors will influence the amount of your settlement, including injuries you sustained, damage caused to your property, and the amount of work time you missed. The goal is to obtain a fair settlement for you. The Ruth Legal Team will never accept a settlement without your approval. We are here to work on your behalf. We will fight for a... read more?

How long will it take to settle my case?

The fact that each case is unique makes it difficult to provide an exact case timeline. Some head-on collision cases can be resolved in only a few months. Others may take well over a year to resolve. The sooner that our head-on crash lawyers get started, the sooner we can resolve your case. Getting off to a quick start also increases our chances of preserving valuable time-sensitive evidence.... read more?

What questions should I ask before hiring a personal injury attorney?

After an accident, you may be wondering how you will move on with your life. Focusing on your own healing, paying medical bills, and taking time away from work can be daunting, but you don’t have to do it all alone. Hiring a personal injury attorney may help you get back on your feet. With so many lawyers out there, choosing one can be overwhelming. When you call for an initial consultation,... read more?

What happens if you do not win my case?

The Ruth Legal Team operates on a contingency-fee basis. We want the victims of car collisions to be able to seek counsel without fear of outrageous legal or medical fees. Our goal is to make your life easier, not add on to your hardships. If we do not win your case, you will not owe us a penny. Upon resolution of the case, our fee is a percentage of the total recovery. ... read more?

How soon should I contact an attorney?

If you intend to file a claim or want to find out whether you have a solid case, then you should reach out to our team as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the greater chance there is that valuable evidence will be lost. Our head-on accident lawyers want to ensure that they create a strong case for your claim. The sooner you contact us, the better we are able to accomplish that goal. ... read more?

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