If I Do Not Treat Will This Affect My Case?

Jul 8, 2024 | Blog

In the aftermath of a workplace injury, seeking medical treatment is a critical step not only for your health but also for the success of your personal injury case. In this video, Geoff McDonald addresses the important question: “If I do not treat, will this affect my case?” Understanding the implications of delaying or avoiding medical treatment can help ensure you receive the compensation and benefits you deserve.

By the end of the video, viewers will understand why seeking medical treatment is essential for both their health and their injury compensation case. This knowledge helps injured people make informed decisions to protect their well-being and legal rights.

Contact a Virginia Personal Injury Attorney

If you’ve been injured and are unsure about the impact of your medical treatment on your case, contact Geoff McDonald at 804-409-0821 for a free consultation. Ensuring you receive proper medical care is crucial for your health and the success of your claim.

Personal Injury FAQ

  • Why is seeking immediate medical attention important? Timely medical attention is crucial for your health and for documenting the extent of your injuries, which supports your compensation claim.
  • Can not treating my injury affect my case? Yes, avoiding or delaying treatment can weaken your claim, as insurance companies may argue that your injury is not serious.
  • What role do medical records play in my personal injury case? Medical records provide essential evidence of your injury and its impact on you, helping to substantiate your claim.
  • What should I do after an injury? Seek medical attention immediately, follow your doctor’s treatment plan, keep all medical appointments, and document any changes in your condition.

Geoff McDonald and Associates: 804-888-8888.

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