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If you’ve the unfortunate experience of being in a car wreck, you may wonder, “How do I figure out how much insurance the other person has?”

Pretty important question if you need money from the other side to compensate you for lost wages, pain and suffering, medical expenses, permanent injury, etc.

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Punitive damages are an important part of the law but the business community has done a great job of “demonizing” punitive damages (except when a business has been harmed then it is “ok” to get punitive damages).

So what are punitive damages?

Punitive damages are awarded in rare circumstances where the defendant (the one sued) has caused injury intentionally or recklessly.

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Ultimately you show the jury enough evidence to convince them the other driver was at fault. So how do you do this?

Right After The Wreck

Take pictures of your car, the other car, the scene, and any injuries you have. Make sure to save those pictures on your computer and a back up — dropbox, google drive, etc.

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This is known as a “pre-existing” injury and you can still be compensated for a negligent person making your pre-existing injury worse.

Practical Reality

If you are over the age of 20, you likely will have some pre-existing injuries. Maybe in high school you hurt your knee. Or you hurt your back on your job.

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