Legal Toolkit Florida Injury and Accidents

What to Bring About Injury and Accidents

a

Copies of accident reports from the police if you have it.

b

Written summary of accident or injury details (see "What to Know" for suggestions)

c

Copies of emergency room records or admittance to hospital information

d

Copies of other current medical records, detailing treatment for injury.

e

Summary of medical expenses and doctor visits

f

Summary of loss of employment income because of injury or accident, including copies of pay stubs.

g

Summary of other instances of "pain and suffering" you’ve experienced because of the injury (mental anguish, embarrassment, inconvenience, loss of the capacity for enjoyment of life disfigurement, physical impairment, etc.)

h

Summary of any other financial losses as a result of the injury or accident (i.e. living expenses, rental car charges, down payments for vacations you had to cancel)

i

Copy of declaration page for personal insurance policy

j

If medical bills are paid by a health insurance, a copy of your insurance card.