Chicago’s Best Auto Accident Attorneys

If you have been involved in an auto, car or truck accident that was not your fault, call 708.606.4386 to speak with the best personal injury attorneys in Chicago now!

Illinois & Chicago Car Accident Lawyers

If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury you can count on the personal injury lawyers at Edward Johnson and Associates P.C. to do what it takes to win your case.

Types of Accidents We Represent

Auto Accidents | Drunk Driving Accidents | Trucking Accidents | Distracted Driving | Truck Accidents | Bus & Train Accidents | Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists | Motorcycle Accidents | Uber and Lyft Accidents

What to Do if Injured In an Car Accident

  • Even if you do not feel hurt, get medical attention right away. You may have unknown injuries that require prompt medical attention.
  • Use your camera to take pictures of your injuries, vehicle, the other vehicles involved, and the scene of the accident.
  • Document the names and contact information of EVERYONE at the scene, especially the other drivers and any witnesses.
  • Avoid speaking with the insurance companies, and never sign anything without first talking to a lawyer.
  • Contact an auto accident lawyer right away.

Why You Can Be Compensated

As a victim of a car accident, there are several situations you may be able to seek financial compensation. Below is a list of potential grounds for filing a lawsuit against a negligent driver:

  • Distracted driving
  • Taking pictures while driving
  • Talking on the phone while driving
  • Arguing while driving
  • Drinking and driving
  • Running a red light or stop sign
  • Failing to yield the right of way
  • Speeding
  • Following too closely
  • Not paying attention to the road

How Much Should You Be Compensated

Depending on the scope of your losses, many auto accident victims are surprised to learn how much they need to be compensated because of their injuries suffered. Both the other driver’s insurance company and your own insurance company may try to persuade you to sign waivers that prevent you from securing the compensation you deserve.

This is why you should never sign anything until you speak with an auto accident attorney at Edward Johnson and Associates P.C. Schedule an appointment with an experienced accident attorney today!