Justice for You
If you have suffered an injury after a Rhode Island car accident, you may feel that your life has changed forever. Besides dealing with the physical pain of your injuries, you may now be unable to work, to care for your family, to take care of yourself, or otherwise do the things you used to. During such a stressful period in your life, we can help ease that burden.
At Tomassi Law, LLC, we provide dedicated and aggressive representation to maximize compensation to clients who have been injured in automobile, truck, motorcycle, bicycle or pedestrian accidents. We are committed to providing efficient, cost-effective solutions to personal injury cases, and we understand the importance of keeping clients involved at every step of the process. We believe that a well-informed client makes better decisions.
What To Do If You Are In An Accident
Act Quickly! After a car, truck, motorcycle, bicycle or pedestrian accident, time is of the essence. There are steps you can take to protect your rights and interests if you have been injured. If you retain an attorney, these steps can assist with the preparation of your case:
What To Do If You Are Injured In An Auto Accident
If you have been injured in a Rhode Island car accident, it is critical to work with an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Do not waive your rights and claims through settlement until you have consulted with an attorney first. You are probably entitled to far more than any insurance adjuster will offer you initially. Remember, it’s not their job to look out for your best interests.
Contact Tomassi Law, LLC today for a free initial consultation with an experienced Rhode Island car accident lawyer at our Warwick, Rhode Island, office or schedule and in-home, at-work or at-hospital consultation anywhere in Rhode Island.
There are many steps that must be taken in the time immediately following an accident. It is advisable that you get advice from a Rhode Island personal injury lawyer who has experience in Rhode Island personal injury cases as soon as possible after the accident. Some steps that you can take to assist the lawyer with the case are:
Call the Police
Obtain the names and contact information of any witnesses
Seek medical treatment for your injuries
Keep an accurate record of your expenses related to your accident (e.g., prescriptions, car rentals, lost work time, medical visits)
Take pictures of the accident site, property damage and your injuries
Do not discuss the accident with anyone
Try to obtain the names, addresses and phone numbers of any witnesses to the accident
Keep an accurate record of your expenses and receipts for things such as prescriptions, car rentals, lost time and wages, medical treatment, household services that you could not do yourself as a result of the accident, etc…
Take pictures and/or video of all the injuries you sustained and any damage to your vehicle and property