Fairfax Accident Lawyer Discusses Life During the Settlement Process (Part B)

Dealing With Your Personal Life during a Fairfax Accident Case 

With or without a Fairfax accident lawyer, you probably have a life to deal with beyond simply worrying about your bank account. You probably have a family, a career, a social life, etc. - and all of these things can be impacted when you’re waiting on the settlement process. But you don’t always need a lawyer when you keep calm and prioritize things. 

Keep your personal health at the top of your priorities. Follow through with all medical advice from your physician and continue to seek treatment until you’re sure you’ve recovered from your injuries. Don’t be afraid to speak up when you don’t see improvement or you notice that other things are wrong with your health. 

Next, don’t overexert yourself. If you’ve been told by your doctor to stop working for a few weeks or go on light duty, listen to him! If necessary, obtain a written statement from your doctor supporting your need for a leave of absence or reduced duty to submit to your employer. 

Socialization can be a great help when healing from a broken leg or strained neck. You may also want to talk to your peers about their experiences with accidents – they may have gone through similar ordeals and could offer support as you settle your case on your own. 

Even a simple accident case may cause frustration when waiting on the settlement process so you can get your bills paid and heal your injuries. If you really think you need a Fairfax accident lawyer, contact a reputable injury law firm for peace of mind – a good lawyer will tell you when you really do need legal help, and when you can handle things on your own. 

Don’t Let Life Get Complicated During Your Accident Case 

If you think you’re ready to handle your accident case on your own, I encourage you to visit my website and download a FREE digital copy of my book, Get It Settled! The Accident Victim’s Guide to Settling Your Case Without Hiring a Lawyer. Of course, I won’t leave my clients hanging in the wind – if you think you really need a Fairfax accident lawyer to help you settle your case, contact Ben Glass Law at our website, or give us a call at 703-584-7277 and we’ll set up a consultation.

Ben Glass
Ben Glass is a nationally recognized Virginia injury, medical malpractice, and long-term disability attorney