If you've ever been in a car accident due to someone else's negligence, you likely had 1,000 questions that ran through your head all at the same time.
"What happened?" "Was this my fault?" "Am I okay?" "Are they okay?"
Those questions are likely the first few questions that run through your head as soon as the accident happens.
When things start to slow down, you start to wonder how everything is going to be paid for. And then, you wonder how much your car accident is worth.
When you make a claim for injuries, vehicle damage, and other losses after a car accident, putting a dollar amount on everything can be very difficult.
There's not a scientific equation to work out an exact dollar amount.
Two accidents that were very similar in nature could each payout very different amounts.
There are, however, a few key variables that car insurance companies and lawyers focus on in order to assess the value of a car accident case.
In the article below, we will take a look at everything that goes into a typical valuation.