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Calculation of your car accident settlement

It’s a fact – collisions are the number one cause of death in the United States for people age 4 to 35. There are almost 20 million car collisions each year, so if you haven’t been involved in a collision yet, the odds are definitely stacking up against you.

I invented an online tool that helps people organize and settle their claim, as well as an injury claim calculator for the Better Business Bureau Video Series. I also wrote and co-produced a national DVD program for the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and American Automobile Association (AAA).

Most people don’t know their rights when it comes to car accidents. Even worse, many insurance companies have built their reputation trying to pay as little as possible to people who have been injured. To be sure, not all insurance companies are the same. But no insurance company hands out awards to adjusters for paying injured claimants more money.

The claims industry in the UK has been going pretty strong for a fair few decades. An official road traffic accident claims portal (claimsportal.org.uk) has been designed which allows Solicitors and Claims Management Companies (CMC’s) to run claims in a similar manner, resulting in a fairly set way in which damages are calculated.

Whilst whiplash claims form the majority of all motor claims made, the reality is that you could be injured anywhere after an accident.

Do you need help with your accident claim? Calculate your car accident settlement value now!