After a truck accident, one of your first moves will be to call your insurance company and file a claim. The truck driver will do the same, filing through the trucking company’s insurer. You will typically receive a phone call from an insurance claims adjuster in charge of investigating the accident within a day or two of the crash.
Your conversation with this person is a minefield most accident victims aren’t prepared to navigate – often resulting in settlements that don’t come close to the true value of the claims. Here are tips for protecting your rights while speaking to a claims adjuster, from an experienced Florida truck wreck lawyer.