Insurance companies have multimillion-dollar public relations machines that are constantly portraying victims and lawyers as if they were filing frivolous lawsuits in court. They do this to try to confuse the public by making them believe that these lawsuits are intended to make greedy people millionaires, which is false. They also want the public to think that they never reject or underestimate compensation.
People who suffer an injury due to the negligence of another person are entitled to compensation. That is the law the legal system surrounding personal injuries has been designed to protect. Our job is to fix what can be effectively fixed, help those we can help, and make up for what is within our means. Large companies want to increase their profits by not having to pay for the damages and injuries they cause.
For example, truck drivers often drive for many hours in a row without a break which is very dangerous. Or they may put themselves at a greater risk of an accident by failing to properly maintain the brakes, tires, or other important safety equipment.
If large companies can ignore their responsibility for the accidents they cause and the injuries, damage, and suffering they create, they will have no reason to keep safety standards in mind. Their sole purpose is to profit. However, a company should not put money over the life of a human being.
Fortunately, the law allows you to file a claim for personal injury in the events that result in an injury from a negligent person or company. The purpose of the personal injury claim is to seek compensation for damages caused by the negligent entity. It is about motivating people to be proactive and hold them responsible for the damages they caused.
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