How to file an uninsured driver claim in Wisconsin Injury & lost wages over $5000

In a car crash and the at-fault driver is uninsuredYou don't have to pick up the costs. Instead of suing the other driver, who likely does not have the money to pay for your damages, our Milwaukee car accident attorneys help you make a claim with your own insurance company. From general collision to hit and run incidents, and uninsured motorist injury claims - if we find liability, you will recover. Your financial recovery could come from an insurance company you did not know was liable for your damages.

In a car accident with an uninsured motorist, it's all about finding liability. We can do that.

When people choose their Wisconsin personal injury lawyer based on the endorsement of a football player or actor, they risk choosing an attorney who has never won more money in a courtroom. Settlement mills forward your paperwork and take a cut of your damages.

Hundreds of times we have prepared cases like yours beyond the brink of trial. Facing unlimited liability AND an expensive jury trial, insurance companies fess up what your case is worth. They HATE when you choose Warshafsky. Insurance companies know: it IS about the money.

While the prospect of issuing a claim with your own car or health insurance provider may feel intimidating, the experienced and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys at Warshafsky Law Firm take the challenge on with enthusiasm. Many car insurance policies in Wisconsin include special coverage in the event of an accident with an uninsured or underinsured driver. If your injury occurred while on workplace property, while using workplace vehicles, or while carrying out duties on the job, you should speak to a workers' compensation lawyer.

Your Wisconsin Car Insurance Should Cover:

  • Any Medical Expenses
  • Personal Injuries
  • Lost Wages for You & Your Passengers

Different policies include different coverage amounts and limits regarding bodily injury and property damage. Your insurance company will try to use these limitations to give you the least amount of money they can. Whatever the requirements and limitations of your uninsured motorist coverage, our Milwaukee car accident lawyers ensure you get the maximum settlement or verdict possible, even if there is no police report.

IN OTHER WORDS, THE UNINSURED MOTORIST IN YOUR CAR ACCIDENT MAY BE IN TROUBLE, BUT YOU'RE NOT.

Is uninsured motorist coverage necessary?

The State of Wisconsin requires drivers to have uninsured motorist coverage because there are many people who choose to ignore the law and drive without insurance. Imagine you don't have uninsured motorist coverage and get in an accident with someone else who doesn't either. This coverage is not only necessary - it can save you thousands.

Is a hit and run accident covered by underinsured motorist insurance?

While the costs of your injuries will be covered up to a set limit with uninsured motorist bodily injury coverage in a hit-and-run case, any type of damage to the body of your vehicle will not be covered. This is why so many Milwaukee drivers turn to Warshafsky Law Firm for uninsured motorist lawsuit assistance!

What do you do if the other driver has no insurance?

When involved in a car accident when the at-fault driver is an uninsured motorist, hiring a legal team to bring your claim to your insurance company is your best option at seeking full coverage for your bodily injuries.

What's the difference between uninsured and underinsured?

Uninsured drivers have no car insurance whatsoever. Underinsured drivers may have some liability insurance, but it is not enough to cover the damages and injuries caused by the accident. Underinsured motorist coverage will usually cover whatever the underinsured driver’s insurance does not.

Contact Warshafsky Law if you’ve been injured in a crash with an uninsured or underinsured motorist!

Is uninsured motorist coverage required in Wisconsin?

Yes, auto insurance is mandatory in the state of Wisconsin for all car owners while underinsured motorist coverage and liability insurance coverage is not.

What does "uninsured motorist bodily injury" mean?

This term refers to the physical damage or injuries an individual may experience when in a car accident with an uninsured motorist at fault for the collision. For example, if you walk away from a car accident the other motorist caused, and they are uninsured, with a broken arm, you have an uninsured motorist bodily injury.

How do underinsured motorist claims work?

Underinsured motorist claims break down why an insurance company should pay for any medical bills or property damage in the event the at-fault motorist in your collision does not have the coverage to pay to costs.

What is uninsured motorist bodily injury coverage?

This type of health insurance covers you and anyone present in your vehicle during the time of the car accident you are not at fault for. This type of coverage should help pay expenses for any personal injuries, death or damages caused by the uninsured driver.

Do you need uninsured motorist coverage if you have collision coverage?

You don't need uninsured motorist coverage if you have a collision with an uninsured driver, but its a good idea to have this insurance if you don't want to pay for any co-payment amounts or deductibles in the case you would need medical attention after a crash.