If you have been injured due to another person's negligence and you plan to make an insurance claim for compensation, believe it or not, you alone hold the key to getting a fair settlement. From the first moment that you were injured, until the time that you are holding a settlement check in your hand, your conduct has a significant influence on the size of that check.

Below you'll find guides that explore the types of damages you are entitled to recover as well as how to get the best settlement possible; whether it be negotiating on your own with the insurance company or, when working in conjunction with your personal injury lawyer.