Often in a car accident case trials especially if there are multiple cars involved the court or the injury lawyer may call upon an accident reconstruction specialists. It is the job of the specialist to find how the actual person or person at fault causing the accident so that the injury lawyer can hold them liable for paying the damages. Such damages usually involves a lot of money in the form of current and future medical bills, repairs cost of damaged property, wages lost, pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss of time with family and kids and even consortium and social gatherings.
Ensure Fair Trial
In a car accident there may be deaths as well. In such cases the next of kin is entitled to claim for compensation including the cost of burial and funeral. Moreover, on the basis of the comparative negligence system, the court may also offer you with a monetary award even if you are partially at fault, often less than fifty percent as compared with the defendant. Therefore, the court and the jury must be sure about the facts and consider all possible angles before penalizing anyone and passing on a verdict. Ideally, the accident reconstruction specialist helps the attorney to prove negligence which is the primary requirement of personal injury law.
Clear Off The Discrepancies
There may be a lot of discrepancies in a car crash case involving multiple cars. Even the different witnesses to the accident may have different accounts adding to the confusion. The reconstruction specialist will clear off such discrepancies and help in finding out the person failing to follow the ‘duty of reasonable care.’ Even the police report may not be substantial enough as they arrive at the scene after the accident actually occurred. The experienced accident reconstruction specialist uses advanced technology to find out how the accident happened.