- 1 Your RightsIf you have been injured in New Jersey, you have legal and medical rights under the “No-Fault” laws of New Jersey.
- 2 Your Legal & Medical Rights After a Car AccidentAs a victim of someone’s negligence, you can recover monetary damages for your pain and suffering. You may be eligible for up to $250,000 from an auto insurance company to pay for ambulance, hospital, prescriptions, your lost time from work, transportation and your medical treatment. You can also claim full value for your property damage. You may also rent a car while your own vehicle is being repaired. Legal funding companies may also immediately advance you cash while you are waiting for resolution of your claims.
- 3 A Personal Injury Lawyer Can HelpThe laws on personal injuries as a result of car accidents can be complicated. Additionally, the facts of each case are unique. Time is of the essence. The burden of proving negligence is on the injured party. An attorney may have to provide evidence from several sources, requiring expert witnesses, to prove that a driver wrongfully caused your injuries. An experienced car accident attorney can review the facts and determine the best way to prove your case.