First, you could go against the party that caused your accident and try to collect those damages from that company. Oftentimes, that’s a slow process and I found with most of my clients, it’s faster for them to go against their own insurance company under their own policy of insurance to get their car paid for, repaired, replaced, whatever the case may be. Your company will then do what’s called subrogate or collect that money back from the insurance company from the party that caused your crash.
A Police Report Is Not Admissible Evidence Contrary to popular opinion, a police report is not technically recognized as “evidence” and is therefore not considered legally admissible in court. Officers are human and their interpretation isn’t perfect, so police reports are generally deemed hearsay. This applies to civil, criminal, family, and all other courts of […]...read more