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What should you do to maximize your injury settlement in Atlanta?
Dr. Summer TurnerFeb 10, 2021 2:35:19 PM3 min read

How Do I Maximize My Car Accident Settlement in Atlanta, GA

No one in Atlanta plans on getting into a car accident.

Even though accidents are unexpected, there are still things you can do to be prepared.

After a car accident, you have to worry about things like property damage and injuries and how you're going to pay for everything.

That's why winning your accident settlement is so important, especially if the accident wasn't your fault.

Pursuing a car accident injury lawsuit may seem like an impossible task if you do it on your own.

Personal injury law isn't something to take lightly, and if you try to do it alone, you might want to throw in the towel and accept whatever your insurance company offers.

But it’s better to do the hard work now instead of dealing with the consequences later.

If you've been in a car accident, it's important to see an Atlanta Car Accident Chiropractor as soon as possible to get your injuries looked at and diagnose any hidden injuries that could become chronic. 

In the article below, we'll talk about a few things you can do to maximize your accident settlement in Atlanta, GA.

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Get To Work Right Away

As soon as your injuries have been addressed and you've received the necessary medical care after your motor vehicle accident, you need to file your personal injury lawsuit right away.

Get a personal injury lawyer on board as soon as you can so they can begin to put pressure on the insurance companies.

Without an accident lawyer on your side, your insurance company will not be motivated to settle with you or give you the compensation you actually deserve.

If your insurance company does try to settle with you quickly, it will be for much less than what your settlement is worth.

As soon as you hire a personal injury lawyer, your insurance company will get serious about your case.

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Don’t Do It Alone

Your insurance company is a business, and the main goal of a business is to make a profit.

To make a profit, they need to pay you as little as possible.

The less they pay you, the better their bottom line looks.

Your insurance company will send an adjuster to conduct a thorough investigation into the facts of your claim.

They will look into any pre-existing medical conditions you may have and investigate parts of your medical history that can reduce your claim's severity.

They can even hire investigators that will follow you around trying to catch you engaging in any activities that could oppose the details of your personal injury claim.

After that, they will interview your friends and family to get details about your case or health.

That's why you should never discuss the details of your case with anyone besides your doctors and lawyers.

Be sure no of your friends or family posts about your accident on social media until your accident lawsuit is resolved.

Facebook is the very first place insurance adjusters will look for damaging information.

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Seek Medical Care Right Away

Everyone needs to seek medical attention right away after an accident.

Getting the medical care, you need right away will give you the best chance of making a complete recovery.

It will also get you the documentation you need to prove your injuries for your personal injury claim.

Getting your injuries documented immediately after your accident will strengthen the validity of your claim.

Be sure to follow all of your doctor’s instructions and make it to all of your therapy appointments.

If you have a legitimate reason to miss an appointment, make sure your doctor documents it.

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Visit The Arrowhead Clinic in Atlanta, GA

The chiropractors at Arrowhead Clinic in Atlanta, GA, take your physical and financial recovery seriously.

They will do everything in their power to help you recover from your car accident by helping with your physical and financial needs.

Once you've been treated by one of our accident chiropractors, we will refer you to Personal Injury Attorneys in Atlanta.

Having a personal injury attorney help with your case will ensure that your medical expenses are taken care of.

If you were injured in a Car Accident in Atlanta, click below to schedule a free consultation.

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Dr. Summer Turner

Dr. Turner is Arrowhead Clinic’s Atlanta Chiropractor. She is originally from North Carolina but has traveled all over the country pursuing her career as a Chiropractor by treating people who have been injured in accidents and people who suffer from chronic pain. She has been with Arrowhead for many years, fulfilling her desire to help accident victims and patients who suffer from chronic pain conditions. Dr. Turner is well-versed in chiropractic care with an emphasis on sports-related therapies. She had the opportunity to train under the chiropractor for the Carolina Panthers to complete her Master's in Sports Rehabilitation. She studied under two more chiropractors, which allowed her to sharpen her skills and adjusting techniques. Dr. Turner is certified in several soft tissue techniques, including Active Release Technique (ART) and Fascial Distortion Model (FDM), as well as a movement diagnosis technique called Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). Dr. Turner believes that movement is life and, as such, plays a critical role in overall health. She has always been passionate about helping people improve their quality of life, be it through chiropractic care, nutritional counseling, and/or a variation of physical modalities. She has helped many individuals achieve a healthier life. A recent review left by one of Dr. Turner’s patients stated, “Great customer service from staff. Quick and effective service from the doctor.” Dr. Turner offers free, same-day consultations to anyone in pain. She is available for appointments Monday-Friday from 9 a.m to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.