How Does USAA Handle Car Accident Injury Claims? | Boulder Injury Lawyers
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Car accidents can be scary, but dealing with the insurance company afterwards does not have to be. Understanding how insurance companies handle car accident injury claims can help to alleviate the post-accident stress. This can also lead to better results when it comes to receiving the compensation you deserve.
USAA insures millions of military men and women and their eligible family members across all 50 states. USAA is a business and like other insurance companies; their goal is to make a profit. When it comes to car accident injury claims, they will likely drive a tough bargain and try to limit the amount of money they pay out in claims.
If you or someone you love is going through the injury claim process USAA, call Zinda Law Group at (800) 863-5312 for a 100% free case evaluation with our Boulder car accident attorneys.
Reporting Your Car Accident Injury Claim
Immediately after the car accident, you should report the car accident to USAA. Like other insurance companies, USAA offers multiple ways to submit a claim. You can use their website, mobile app or give them a call.
Whatever option you choose, it is important to report the accident right away. Once you have reported the claim, USAA will assign a claim representative to your case. The claim representative’s name can be seen on the confirmation page after you report the claim through their website or mobile app.
Dealing with Your Claim Representative
The USAA claim representative will get in touch with you in order to gather all the facts about the accident. They will interview witnesses, review the police report and inspect the vehicles involved. Make sure to give the most accurate information as possible in order to avoid any issues throughout the claim process.
Be sure to save any and all documentation associated with the accident. This can help prove the damages you sustained. In addition, your USAA claim representative will request documentation associated with your injury claim. Documentation will help provide USAA with a full picture of your injury and any expenses associated with it.
Extent of Your Injuries
One of the most important things to determine after the car accident is the extent of your injuries. Did you have an extended stay in the hospital? Do you need surgery or physical therapy due to your injuries? Do you have to miss work due to the injuries sustained?
Once you have an understanding of the extent of your injuries, and the out-of-pocket expenses associated with your injuries, you will have a better idea of how much your claim is really worth. This will be beneficial when USAA is ready to pay out your claim.
If USAA makes you an offer to pay out your claim and you think you deserve more money, you may want to contact a personal injury attorney. A lawyer will be able to assess your claim and help you determine if what USAA offered was fair, based on all the circumstances.
Get Help from Our Boulder Car Accident Lawyers
At Zinda Law Group, our Boulder car accident attorneys have helped thousands of people navigate injury claims with USAA and other insurance companies. We have the knowledge and resources necessary to help you seek maximum compensation for your damages.
Our firm also believes that a car accident victim should never have to worry about the ability to afford excellent legal representation. That is why we offer 100% free consultations, and why you will pay nothing unless we achieve a favorable settlement, judgment, or verdict for your personal injury case. That’s our No Fee Guarantee.
If you or your loved one has been injured in a car accident, call Zinda Law Group at (800) 863-5312 to receive your free consultation with our Boulder car accident attorneys.
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