To give you an example, say, you’re case is worth $60,000 and the jury finds that you were 80% at fault in that. They would deduct $48,000 in any judgement or award they would make at it. Mathematical formula, really. You multiply your percent of negligence against the claims settlement amount, or the judgement amount and you can determine how much you’d recover under that accident, or in that accident.
Accident victims may question whether or not they need to hire a personal injury attorney after being hurt. Typically, it’s in your best interest to do so. Here’s why. Get to Know Your Legal Options A critical first step after you or someone you care about is injured in an accident that was caused by […]...read more