After an Accident

Unsure where to turn? Look to Wendt Goss, P.C.

If you or someone you love has recently been injured in an accident, you may be faced with a lot of questions such as:

  • Do I need a lawyer?
  • When will I receive compensation?
  • How am I going to pay for my expenses?

At Wendt Goss, P.C., we understand that this is an incredibly difficult time, which is why our Kansas City personal injury attorneys are committed to answering your questions and making sure you get the justice and financial compensation you deserve.

Seek Medical Assistance

One of the first things you should do after an accident, if you have not already done so, is seek medical assistance. Not only is this necessary for your health and wellbeing, it is an important step in the legal process should you need to file a claim. Medical records close to the time of the accident serve as documentation and evidence for the true nature of the injuries as well as how much your injuries cost you so that you can request financial compensation for those expenses.

Speaking with Your Insurance Company

Particularly if you were involved in a motor vehicle collision, you will want to get in touch with your insurance company to file a claim. It is important to do this as soon as possible so that your claim moves along in a timely manner. A prompt and accurate claim can also increase your chances of a successful outcome. Your insurance company, after evaluating your case, will then inform you whether or not you are covered, and if so, to what extent. This is the point in the legal process where many individuals encounter problems. Insurance companies are notorious for wrongfully denying claims or offering extremely low settlements.

Contacting a Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyer

When you are able, as soon as possible after your accident you should consider seeking legal counsel. The Kansas City personal injury attorneys here at Wendt Goss, P.C. are always available to take calls from people who have been injured to provide them with legal counsel. We can evaluate your case, free of charge for the initial consultation, and explain your legal options to you. You can trust our firm to provide you with accurate advice as well as representation should you choose to retain our law firm for your case. When Wendt Goss takes on your case, you can rest assured knowing your case is in the hands of experienced legal professionals.

Why Wendt Goss, P.C.?

You may already know you need an attorney to handle your injury case, but why choose Wendt Goss, P.C.? Our firm is different, and stands out as one of the most highly-qualified firms for injury and class action cases in Missouri as well as Kansas. At our firm we have attorneys who are:

  • AV® Preeminent™ peer review rated on Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Included in Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers®
  • "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by The National Trial Lawyers
  • Voted Best of the Bar
  • Members of the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Ultimately, we believe that until you speak directly with an attorney, you won't know whether or not they are a good fit for your case. If you or someone you love has been injured and you're considering legal representation, please don't hesitate to contact a Kansas City personal injury attorney from Wendt Goss, P.C. today!