After treatment is completed or it becomes clear that the injured individual will need to continue treatment for the foreseeable future, the next step is to collect the medical bills and records and to craft a Demand Package to the insurance company or alternatively, to go directly to filing suit
You should NOT give a statement to an insurance company until you have consulted with an experienced personal injury lawyer. If you are going to give a statement to an insurance company it should only be done in the presence of an attorney (this can be done in a conference call setting or in person).
One of the first questions that new client’s ask after describing their situation is whether they have a case, and if so, what it is worth. To give a completely accurate answer about what a case is worth requires a significant amount of information, much of which is acquired during the litigation process.