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A sudden car accident can be devastating. It could leave you with unpaid medical bills, needed car repairs, and ongoing injuries. If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, our experienced Tampa auto accident attorneys can help. We work with victims of Tampa Bay car crashes to fight for the compensation they deserve for their injuries and suffering.
We offer free consultations to discuss your case and share how we can help you get the support you need. Contact us today to speak with our team and see what your claim may be worth.
Our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience representing car accident victims throughout Tampa and the surrounding areas. We will be by your side every step of the way during the claims process, offering our legal advocacy and services, including:
Our founder, Jack Bernstein, brings a wealth of legal experience to his practice. He served as a clerk to a circuit court judge and is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar Association and the Cuban American Bar Association. With decades of personal injury litigation practice in both state and federal courts in Florida, Jack Bernstein has the knowledge and skills to maximize your compensation.
What is your claim worth? If a victim is injured and suffers after an accident, they may claim damages through a legal claim. You may receive compensation for your losses, including:
In Florida law, you are not eligible for non-economic damages unless you have a qualifying third party claim. Qualifying injuries are significant disfigurement, bone fractures, permanent limitations and dysfunction of bodily systems.
When you’re the victim of a car accident, it can affect you physically, emotionally, and financially. The compensation you receive should reflect all the ways in which you’ve suffered after the car wreck. Our lawyers are dedicated to ensuring that you receive justice and the financial compensation you deserve.
Yes, no-fault law applies to auto accidents in Tampa and throughout the State of Florida. The law requires all drivers to maintain Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and property damage insurance in minimum amounts.
As a result, most car accident claims go through the driver’s own insurance regardless of who is at fault for the accident. Even though no-fault laws apply in Tampa, third-party claims are still available in cases of serious or permanent injury. Talk to our team of car accident attorneys to see what your options are for claiming compensation.
Victims of car accidents can suffer many different types of injuries, depending on the severity of the crash. Some common auto accident injuries include:
However, physical injuries are just part of the aftermath of a car wreck. Victims may also deal with the emotional and mental effects of an accident¹, such as:
Unfortunately, several types of car accidents occur on the road every day. Some of the most common accidents are:
No matter the type of car accident, we have experience handling every kind of auto accident case. We will collect evidence and build a strong case to ensure you get the maximum settlement for your claim.
Many car accident claims are handled directly through insurance claims. Our Tampa car accident lawyers represent you throughout the entire claims process. Let us negotiate directly with the insurance company and file a legal claim if it is necessary for you to receive the compensation that you deserve.
Florida’s car accident laws come from Florida Statutes § 627.737², which states:
When a victim has qualifying injuries, they may bring a legal claim for economic and non-economic damages. Speak with an auto accident lawyer to see if you qualify and how much your case may be worth.
Hiring a car accident lawyer can help you get the most from your claim. If you’ve been injured in a car crash, the Jack Bernstein, Injury Lawyers law firm is accepting new car accident cases. However, there is a time limit to bringing your claim.
Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with our team! We’re ready to fight for your rights as a victim and claim the maximum compensation you need and deserve.
¹Brooks, J. (20 August 2021). Impact of Car Accidents Can Be Long-Lasting.WebMD. Retrieved 30 March 2022.
²FLA. STAT. § 627.737 (2021)