Commonly Asked Questions About the Car Accident Claims and Settlement Process
We understand that when you are out of work or short on cash due to a car accident, medical bills are the last thing you need. Our goal is to help take the confusion out of the claim process and help you get the settlement you deserve. Here are commonly asked questions about the car accident claims and settlements process.
Q: Should I Call Arkansas Chiropractic Group First?
Yes. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, make an appointment with us before contacting your insurance company. An insurance company looking to make a reasonable offer will require that your injuries are documented. Documentation from a doctor can lead to your claim being worth three or four times as much.
Documentation from a doctor can lead to your claim being worth three or four times as much.
Q. What Do I Need to My First Appointment with Arkansas Chiropractic Group?
You don’t need any documentation upon arrival. Letting us know that you were in an accident is enough for us to get started. Once you’re signed in, we will get you in for treatment and our office will work on getting the accident report and your insurance information.
Q. I’ve Filed My Car Accident Claim. What Happens Next?
After you are released from treatment, we recommend calling your insurance company one week from your release. After your visit, we will send all the documentation from your visit to the insurance company or your attorney. If you have any questions after you’ve talked to your insurance company, give us a call.
Q. What is the Usual Turn-around Time for a Settlement?
There are a lot of variables that can affect the amount of time it takes for a claim to be processed. On a perfect claim, it can take up to two weeks to settle. If you are working with an attorney it may take longer.
After a car accident, it is tempting to make a quick settlement with the car insurance company. Quick settlements often mean smaller payouts.
After a car accident, it is tempting to make a quick settlement with the car insurance company. Quick settlements often mean smaller payouts, and you likely won’t be able to settle for nearly as much as your car claim is worth. If you have been in an accident, contact Arkansas Chiropractic Group and we will walk you through the car accident claims and settlements process and help you get the compensation you need.
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