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Car Accident Injury Claim Calculator | Texas Attorneys

If you’ve been hurt in a car wreck in San Antonio, you’re likely struggling with medical bills, pain, and the cost of repairing or replacing your vehicle. Filing a car accident claim is one way you may be able to receive the compensation you deserve. But how much will your car accident claim be worth? Fortunately, the San Antonio auto injury lawyers at Carabin Shaw have devised a car accident injury claim calculator to give you a rough idea of the potential value of your claim. Read on to learn more.

Car Accident Injury Claim Calculator: What Is Your Claim Worth? 1. Total Medical Expenses.

Add up all of your medical bills (even if you didn’t pay out of pocket), along with medical-related costs such as physical therapy appointments, ambulance fees, prescription costs, and required medical supplies (such as crutches).


2. Property Damage.

Enter the cost of replacing or repairing your damaged vehicle. If you had possessions in your vehicle that were damaged or destroyed in the wreck, you can add their value as well.


3. Lost Earnings.

If you were forced to miss work because of your wreck, enter the amount of income you lost due to the days you were not working. If you used paid time off, enter the amount as if it were unpaid.


4. Future Lost Income.

If you will be missing more work due to ongoing medical treatments, or you are currently unable to work at your job because you need to recover, estimate the amount of income you will lose due to this and enter it here:


5. Estimated Cost of Future Medical Expenses.

If your injuries require ongoing medical treatment, estimate the cost as accurately as you can and enter that value here:


6. Pain and Suffering Damages.

The only true way to get an accurate estimate of your pain and suffering damages is to consult with a qualified San Antonio auto injury lawyer. However, using a multiplier between 1.5 and 5, you can multiply your total for numbers 1-5. The general rule is that the more severe your injuries, the higher the number you should use as a multiplier. For instance, if you sustained a permanent disability due to the wreck, use a multiplier of 5.

Want a More Accurate Estimate of Your Claim’s Value? Call a San Antonio Car Wreck Attorney Today

Only a lawyer who knows the facts of your case can give you a truly accurate estimate of the potential value of your claim. So if you’re ready to file a claim, your first step should be consulting with a qualified attorney as soon as possible.

Here at Carabin Shaw, our San Antonio car accident lawyers have been handling accident claims for more than two decades, and we have over 200 years of combined legal experience. Our attorneys have recovered $500 million in compensation for our satisfied clients, which means we can help you maximize the value of your claim. We want you to be able to pay your bills and get your life back on track. Our San Antonio car wreck attorneys are passionate about defending the legal rights of accident victims, and we firmly believe you shouldn’t have to suffer because of another person’s negligence.

Best of all, we offer all new clients a free, no obligation, confidential initial consultation with one of our expert lawyers, so you can find out whether our firm is a good fit for your needs. So call our San Antonio office today at 210-222-2288 to receive your free consultation with a San Antonio auto injury lawyer, and to find out how we can help. Don’t wait—talk with a compassionate, knowledgeable San Antonio car accident lawyer today.

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