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Car Accident Lawyer in Surrey


If you or a loved one suffered serious or fatal injuries in a car accident in Surrey, you might be entitled to accident benefits and other forms of compensation for your damages and losses.

Since ICBC handles car insurance for all British Columbians, you should file your initial claim with ICBC. In most cases, ICBC will offer to settle your claim quickly. While it may be tempting to accept their offer, you would be wise to have a qualified car accident lawyer review the details of the settlement first. Once you agree to a settlement offer, you are barred from making any future claims for benefits.

An experienced Surrey car accident lawyer at the Preszler Injury Lawyers can evaluate your case at no cost and offer their opinion on the estimated value of your claim. Having an estimated value will allow you to make informed decisions about your claim. Call us today at 1-844-373-8202 to request a free consultation.

Should I handle my car accident claim on my own?

If you suffered serious injuries in your crash, it is best to have a Surrey car accident lawyer handle your claim. The process of filing and negotiating an ICBC claim is often stressful and complicated, and may interfere with your recovery. A Surrey car accident lawyer at the Preszler Injury Lawyers can:

  • Work to ensure you receive the maximum amount of compensation for your injuries, and are not taken advantage of by the ICBC adjuster.
  • Provide you with information and resources to better understand the claims process, and what you can expect, as well as your obligations to ICBC.
  • Handle all communications with ICBC, including ensuring you do not share any information that might hurt your claim.

What should I look for in a Surrey car accident lawyer?

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While many factors go into choosing the right lawyer, consider that you need:

  • Someone who focuses on car accidents and other similar claims.
  • Someone who takes the time to listen to you, and address your concerns.
  • Someone with experience in and out of the courtroom.
  • Someone you get along with and who relates to you.

Schedule a free initial consultation to see if one of Preszler Injury Lawyers’ lawyers fit your needs.

How can I calculate what my car accident claim is worth?

Contrary to popular belief, there is no precise formula for calculating the value of someone’s injury claim. Every situation is unique, and different factors can affect the value of an accident victim’s claim, such as who was at-fault, the extent of the injuries, and the impact on employment.

ICBC uses injury settlement guidelines to assess the pain and suffering damages associated with your injuries. For example, ICBC offers between $6,500 and $15,000 for whiplash injuries. It is important to note, however, that British Columbia Courts do not follow these guidelines and routinely award damages at five to ten times this amount.

Speak with a Surrey Car Accident Lawyer for Free

Under the law, you have two years from the date of the crash to file a claim against the at-fault driver for causing the accident. It is important to have a car accident lawyer in Surrey evaluate your case as soon as possible after your crash.

The Preszler is happy to offer you the opportunity to discuss your legal options free of charge. In our no-obligation initial consultation, we can assess your case and offer recommendations on getting the most compensation. All of our cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay no fees until we win your case. Call us today at 1-844-373-8202 to learn more.

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Schedule a call with our personal injury legal intake team. Our team is available 24/7 so call us now to book your call. Our scheduled intake allows you to tell us details about your accident and gives our legal team an opportunity to review your case and advise you on possible solutions and outcomes. The best part is, if you decide to hire us after this call - you don't pay anything unless we win. We can help clients regardless of where they reside in British Columbia so let us help you get started on your road to recovery.

 

Practice Areas


1075 West Georgia Street
Unit 800,
Vancouver, BC
V6E 3C9
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
1631 Dickson Avenue
Suite 1100,
Kelowna, BC
V1Y 0B5
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
7164 120th Street
Suite 202,
Surrey, BC
V3W 3M8
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
5811 Cooney Road
Suite 305 South Tower,
Richmond, BC
V6X 3M1
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
4720 Kingsway
Suite 2600,
Burnaby, BC
V6E 3C9
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
1321 Blanshard Street
Suite 301,
Victoria, BC
V8W 0B6
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
2655 Clearbrook Road
Suite 260,
Abbotsford, BC
V2T 2Y6
Fax: 778-373-8213
Toll Free: 1-877-572-1324
*These are consultation offices that require a booked meeting in advance. Walk-ins are not allowed.

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