If you were injured in a car accident caused by another driver, you rightfully want to hold him responsible for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Although motorists in South Dakota are required to carry liability and property damage insurance, some drivers drive without insurance. If the person who hit you did not have insurance, your ability to obtain compensation could be more complicated.
Even if the other driver had no insurance, you still may have options to collect the compensation you could be entitled to. You need to take the following steps to protect your rights:
Whether or not the other driver had insurance, you still need an experienced car accident attorney to help you negotiate with your insurance company for the compensation you are entitled to under your uninsured motorist coverage and to decide whether to sue the negligent driver. Call us today at 888-733-2992 to schedule a free no-obligation consultation to learn how we can assist you.