Car Accident Attorney

An accident on the road can have serious physical, emotional, and financial consequences that leave you feeling overwhelmed.

Car accident attorney Lynn C. Harris in Provo and Salt Lake City, UT, can help you collect the compensation you deserve.

What should I do if I've been in an accident?

Stay Calm  and Follow These Six Easy Steps

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Stay on the Scene

After a car accident, it is important to avoid leaving the scene until you have spoken to other drivers and the police. If possible, move vehicles out of traffic for safety.

Call for Help

Check for injuries and then get help. Even in small accidents, call the police to make sure the incident has been documented.

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Exchange Information

Before leaving the scene of an accident, you should exchange contact and insurance information with other drivers.

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Gather Evidence

If you can safely do so, take pictures and speak to witnesses. This information can be invaluable when filing your insurance claim or lawsuit.

Avoid Admitting Fault

Even a casual apology can be viewed as an admission of fault later and leave you open to a lawsuit. Be very careful with your words after a car accident.

Contact an Attorney

As soon as possible after a car accident, reach out to an attorney. Mr. Harris is a reputable, distinguished lawyer and can help you decide whether to file a lawsuit.

Following these steps is essential after a car accident...

Why Trust Mr. Harris? 

Mr. Harris has over 30 years of experience in practicing law.

He has achieved success on behalf of his clients and has access to experts in a variety of fields who can support your case.

Thousands of Utah Residents  Are Involved in Car Accidents Every Year 

After a car accident, you have options...

Settlement vs. Trial

Settlement Trial
You file a claim with the other driver's insurance Your attorney will present your case in court
The insurance company will offer a settlement, which your lawyer can assess A judge or jury will decide the outcome of your case

Although filing an insurance claim is typically a faster process, there is no guarantee that the insurance company will offer what you actually deserve. This is especially true when you do not have a legal advocate dealing with the insurance company on your behalf. 

A trial will take longer, but it may be the best way to collect what you are actually owed. Mr. Harris works with economists, medical experts, life care planners, and other experts to calculate the full extent of your injuries and seek damages accordingly. 

There are more reasons to hire an attorney...

Discover How a Lawyer Can Help You 

Focus on Recovery

After a car accident, you may be left with serious, life-changing injuries. By hiring a lawyer to take care of your lawsuit, you can focus on healing

Build a Strong Case

Mr. Harris will gather witnesses and experts such as medical professionals, economists, and accident reconstruction specialists to build a compelling case for your maximum compensation. 

Ensure Fair and Full Compensation 

By settling with an insurance company without an attorney's help, you run the risk of receiving a lower amount than you are entitled to. Before signing anything, speak to an attorney who is personally invested in helping you recover the maximum compensation possible

Do not delay action...

The Time Limit to File a Lawsuit Is Four Years 

Every state has a statute of limitations (time limit) for filing a lawsuit. In the state of Utah, the statute of limitations is four years after the date of your injury

Although this seems like plenty of time to file a lawsuit, keep in mind that delaying action could make it more difficult to build a compelling case on your behalf. 

More Information  About Car Accidents 

RECOVERING FROM TRAUMA

Considering how much time we spend on the road, whether it be commuting to work or making a quick trip to the bank, the high number of car accidents is a scary statistic. But when you throw distracted and reckless drivers into the equation, car accidents become harder to avoid and even more dangerous. Lynn C. Harris is a car accident lawyer who works with victims in Salt Lake City and Provo.

Driving requires great caution. If a negligent driver has caused you to become injured, you deserve maximum compensation, and Mr. Harris can help you collect.

Although a car accident can be just enough to dent your fender, some are serious enough to cause severe personal injury, and even death. Some victims of an auto accident sustain permanent debilitating injuries that have a major effect on their way of life. Some people face high medical bills and may be unable to return to work after car accidents occur. When negligent or reckless drivers cause car accidents, victims are usually entitled to compensatory damages, including the cost of medical bills, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Victims of car accidents may also be entitled to punitive damages, which are meant to punish the defendant for their reckless behavior. Those that have been in car accidents in Provo, Utah can seek the help of our car accident lawyer Lynn C. Harris, who has won positive settlements for cases involving car accidents.

For victims of car accidents, there are several steps you can take to build a strong case. You should always collect information from the other driver, including name, address, and phone number, insurance company name, and names and numbers of witnesses to the car accident. You should also document any personal injury you suffer and document damage done to your car due to car accidents. For an experienced Utah auto accident attorney in Provo, Mr. Harris is the right choice.

After car accidents, you should notify your insurance carrier right away and seek the assistance of an experienced attorney specializing in auto accidents. If you or a loved one has been the victim of car accidents, product liability, or brain injury, contact a personal injury or wrongful death lawyer in Provo, Utah near Salt Lake City today.

Lynn C. Harris 

Lynn C. Harris

Lynn Harris is a personal injury attorney dedicated to helping victims rebuild their lives. He does not collect compensation unless you do. Mr. Harris is part of the Jones Waldo law firm, which has five locations in four cities in Utah:

  • Park City
  • St. George
  • Salt Lake City
  • Provo

He can arrange to meet you at the location nearest you. If you or a loved one has been injured, reach out to our firm online or call (801) 375-9801 today.

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3325 N University Ave
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Provo, UT 84604

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