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My name is XXXXX XXXXX my goal is to provide you with excellent service today. I am sorry to hear of your difficult situation. The days after an accident are often when the pain settles in. Before I can give you an accurate answer to your question, please provide the following additional information:
Did you undergo any tests on your back yet to determine what injury you may have sustained there?
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Not yet. I wrote an email to my primary care physician explaining the accident and how I feel. I am waiting to see if she wants me to go in for anything.
I see. Thank you for clarifying the situation for me, Manuello.It usually takes some time to determine the extent of injuries sustained in such an accident, so I would not be hasty to settle with the insurer until the extent of your injuries has been determined as well as the cost of treatment.However, where you have sustained more than scratches or superficial contusions, it normally is best to retain a local attorney to represent you in the case. A personal injury attorney should take your case on a contingency fee basis so there is no fee to you unless they prevail on your behalf.Given that you have required stitches and may have sustained back injuries, I would highly recommend retaining a local attorney to represent you in this matter.
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