DUIs can have a significant impact on the amount of money auto insurance pays out after an accident. It is important to talk to a lawyer in Paterson after an accident to understand how a DUI can impact your accident case. This video explains more.
If you were charged with a DUI or DWI after an accident that was your fault, the amount your insurance pays out to the other driver could go up. If you were charged with a DUI but were not at fault during the accident, then your settlement could be decreased. If you were sober and hit by a drunk driver, a personal injury attorney may be able to get you more compensation for your claim.