Plaintiffs in Illinois uninsured motorist claims or underinsured motorists claims receive tens of thousands of dollars on average and millions of dollars in some instances.
Recovery In Uninsured And Underinsured Motorist Claims
Here is what plaintiffs with uninsured motorist claims recovered by award range (both settlement amount and jury award):
Takeaways From Uninsured And Underinsured Motorist Claims
After looking at these numbers, it is important to keep a number of things in mind. First, these are just national averages. Illinois figures actually run a little bit better against the country norms. Then, note how few people in both settings received nothing-most received something which is encouraging. Also, in both uninsured and underinsured motorist claims, about one in ten plaintiffs actually recovered more than $1,000,000. Finally, there are several things that you can do to protect and maximize your own recovery including the following:
- Quickly seek medical attention after the incident.
- Gather all records and receipts related to the accident.
- Hire a competent law firm to investigate the circumstances of the event.
- Don’t speak to the person or that person’s employer/representatives about the crash.
Wondering How Your Uninsured Motorist Claim Will Compare To These?
Well, the good news is that you don’t have to wonder how your uninsured motorist claim will compare to these because we can help you estimate what your claim will obtain. Of course, nothing is certain but use our experience to understand what a lawsuit would mean to you recovery. Then, work with the Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers and begin down the path towards that relief today!
If you would like to learn more about uninsured motorist accidents in Illinois, please read the following pages: