Phoenix Car Accident Lawyers

Petersen Johnson Personal Injury Law Firm - Downtown Phoenix Office

2700 N. Central Ave., #1130
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-650-1200
Fax: 602-650-1166

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
With a 24-hour Call Service & On-Call Attorneys!

Our Downtown Phoenix office is centrally located for convenient appointments. We are located in the 2700 Building, also known as the Xerox Building. Official hours are from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM, though we will answer your call 24 hours a day and, if urgent, can have an attorney on call to hear your case at any time. At Petersen Johnson, we are flexible and responsive to your needs. We are able to work around your busy schedule to and even meet you at a nearby location.

 

Downtown Phoenix office location – Xerox Building

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What are Some Most Common Causes of Driver Induced Car accidents in Arizona?
  • Speeding
  • Running a red light or stop sign
  • Driving the wrong way
  • Distracted driving
  • Drowsy driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Aggressive driving
What are Some CommonInjuries from Car Accidents in AZ?
  • Broken bones
  • Fractures
  • Internal organ damage
  • TBIs and other head injuries
  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Cuts
  • Burns
What to do in a Car Accident in Phoenix Area?
  1. Protect the scene & Assess the situation.
  2. Call the police & file a police report. Call 911 If anyone was seriously injured.
  3. Take pictures.
  4. Exchange information.
  5. Notify your insurance company as soon as possible.
  6. Seek medical attention as soon as possible & get a doctor’s report
  7. Call a car accident ASAP if you are feeling frustrated by all the time-consuming tasks & communication, realizing you have serious injuries, or seeing the start of a financial hardship.
What Should I Do If the Other Driver Doesn’t Have Insurance or Is Underinsured?

The first place to seek recovery is with your own insurance provider, which at a minimum will cover a certain amount of medical bills. You may have been paying a slightly higher monthly fee for this additional coverage.
If the amounts you are able to claim from insurance policies are not enough to cover damages to your vehicle or provide for lost wages or pain and suffering, you have the option of filing a lawsuit to recover the difference.
In Arizona, car accident lawsuits must be filed within two years of the incident, so you have some time to decide if it is a route you want to pursue.

My Life Was Seriously Disrupted as a Result of the Accident. What Kind of Compensation Can I Receive?

Car accidents are major events that can turn our world upside down. Personal injury compensation is meant to restore your life to where it was before the car accident occurred, which means you can recover any economic, or specific, damages that you lost as a result of the accident, such as medical bills, money spent to replace personal property lost in the accident, lost wages, and any other expenses you incur.
Keep track of all of these expenses because it is likely that the insurance company will want to examine the bills before agreeing to pay them.

What Are the Benefits of Working with a Personal Injury Attorney to Settle My Claims?

Recovering from an automobile accident can be stressful and frustrating, especially if you have ongoing medical treatment and physical therapy, are unable to work or need to shop for a new car. Adding the stress of negotiating a settlement with a hostile insurance company is the last thing you need while your life is on hold. Working with a car accident lawyer can result in a settlement that is fair. We work on a contingent fee basis, meaning that we only get paid if we are successful in collecting your claim.

How Can A Car Accident Attorney Help?

Petersen Johnson’s car accident lawyers can deal with the insurance company on your behalf to ensure you get appropriate compensation to cover not only medical bills, but also pain and suffering.
You can call us immediately after getting injured in an auto accident. One of our car accident lawyers will come to meet you to help you sort through the details of the incident. We do everything we can to make sure you receive the biggest settlement possible.
If you have been injured in an auto accident, contact one of our auto accident injury attorneys for a free consultation.

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