Myrtle Beach Auto Accident Representation

Myrtle Beach Auto Accident Representation

Your Trusted Personal Injury Attorneys

At Dejeu Law Firm, we are experienced in representing clients injured in car accidents throughout Myrtle Beach and Marion, South Carolina. Led by experienced attorney Adrian Dejeu, a former prosecutor, our firm is dedicated to fighting for the rights of accident victims and helping them obtain the compensation they deserve.

Your Rights After a Car Accident Claim

Personal injury claims arise when an individual suffers harm due to the negligent, reckless, or intentional actions of another party. To establish a claim, the plaintiff must prove that:

  • The defendant owed them a duty of care.
  • The defendant breached that duty.
  • The breach directly caused the plaintiff’s injuries.

Damages in personal injury cases can include:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Other losses

The personal injury claims process typically involves:

The timeline for a personal injury claim can vary, typically taking 12-14 months but ranging from 6 months to several years depending on the complexity of the case.

Steps to Take After a Car Accident

Following these steps after a car accident ensures safety, compliance with legal requirements, and initiates the insurance claim process:

Check for Injuries

Call 911 if medical attention is needed.

Move Vehicles Out of Traffic

If possible, move vehicles to a safe location.

Call the Police

File an accident report, which is often required for insurance claims.

Exchange Information

Share contact and insurance details with the other driver.

Document the Scene

Take photos of vehicle damage, road conditions, and injuries.

Gather Witness Information

Collect contact details from any witnesses.

Notify Your Insurance Provider

Start the claims process and arrange for vehicle towing if necessary.

Seek Medical Attention:

Visit a doctor promptly, even for minor symptoms, to protect your health and strengthen any potential injury claims.

The Advantage of a Former Prosecutor

Former prosecutors bring valuable experience and skills to personal injury cases, enhancing their ability to effectively represent clients:

Dealing with Insurance Companies

Dealing with insurance companies after an accident can be challenging. Insurance adjusters are skilled negotiators focused on minimizing payouts. Here are some tips to protect your rights:

Why Choose Dejeu Law Firm?

Choosing Dejeu Law Firm means enlisting a team that is dedicated to protecting your rights and securing the compensation you deserve. Our extensive experience, particularly with former prosecutor Adrian Dejeu at the helm, ensures that you receive the best representation possible.

Contact Us Today

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact Dejeu Law Firm for a consultation. Let us help you navigate the complexities of personal injury claims and secure the compensation you deserve.

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