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Suing a friend? That can definitely be a bit of an awkward situation. The good news is that as a passenger, you probably won't come up against an issue of fault when trying to recover for a whiplash injury. So it will likely be easy for this poster to file a claim against the friend, as well as the other drivers.
In these types of cases, it's often a good idea to consult with a personal injury attorney beforehand. An attorney will be able to assess the circumstances surrounding the accident, help determine the issues of fault and liability, and advise the injured party on the best way to proceed with the case -- even if that means suing a friend. If you find yourself in this situation, you can have your claim reviewed for free by an accident attorney in your area.
Even if you're not a chronic procrastinator, life can become overwhelming. If that's the case for you, suing may not be at the very top of your to-do list. But don't let your injury fall completely off your radar.
Most personal injury claims are bound by statute of limitations laws, which require that a case be filed within a certain amount of time. Each state has its own set of statute of limitations, generally with limits varying according to the type of accident of injury. You will want to look into filing a personal injury claim as soon as possible. A personal injury attorney can let you know exactly when your case needs to be filed to preserve the claim.
These are just a couple examples of some of the trending personal injury questions being asked on our Answers boards. We know that dealing with an injury or another legal issue can be confusing, Answers is a great place to find resources, get advice, and get connected with an attorney!
Meeting with a lawyer can help you understand your options and how to best protect your rights. Visit our attorney directory to find a lawyer near you who can help.