With all the pain and doctors’ visits, it can be hard to think of anything else when dealing with a personal injury. However, there are certain steps to take that will make your case stronger if, and when, you are in court. There are certain steps that are easy, but can make a big difference in the outcome. For example, take pictures of your injuries and any property damage that occurred. Keep a journal of your symptoms and doctors’ appointments. That journal should be addressed to your attorneys so that it becomes privileged communication and you are not forced to provide a copy to the opposing party’s attorneys. Sharing the photographs and journal notes with your attorneys can help bring them up to speed on what has happened. Read the article below for a couple other ideas on how to strengthen your case.
Lance Youd is a personal injury attorney in Salem