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Car Accidents

Orlando Car Accident Lawyer

Millions of Dollars Recovered for Our Clients

If you were injured in a car accident, you are surely dealing with a great deal of stress and pain—especially if you have suffered serious injuries. Getting a strong settlement for your damages may not even feel like a priority. In moments such as these, it is imperative that you retain the services of an Orlando car accident lawyer from Todd Miner Law. Our firm is dedicated to lending a helping hand to those who have been negligently injured. We can help you file a claim so that you and your loved ones don't have to experience financial strain as a result of your car accident.

How Can You Benefit From Working with the Team at Todd Miner Law?

  • We have recovered millions of dollars for our clients
  • We have over 25 years of experience in personal injury law
  • Todd Miner has experience as an insurance defense attorney
  • We work on a contingency fee basis – no recovery, no fee
  • We have an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau

Car Accident Statute Of Limitations

Filing a claim and filing a lawsuit are not the same. A claim usually refers to the process of notifying the insurance company, while filing a lawsuit refers to the legal process that gets the case into the court system with the intention of having a judge or jury ultimately decide the outcome of an otherwise unresolved claim for damages. The deadline to file a lawsuit is commonly referred to as the statute of limitations. In Florida, the statute of limitations for most negligence actions, such as car accidents, is four years from the date of the incident. If you file your lawsuit after four years, it will likely be dismissed by the judge, and you will have lost your chance to seek damages for your injuries.

In addition to the statute of limitations, there are many other reasons why delaying your claim can be detrimental to your claim and potentially prevent you from recovering compensation for all of your damages. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, it’s imperative that you take immediate action as soon as possible and call Todd Miner Law. All of the auto accident attorneys at Todd Miner Law are former insurance company defense attorneys. We’ve all been on “the other side”, and understand the complex nature and law of personal injury and will work hard to ensure that we secure the compensation you deserve.

Should I Go to the ER After a Car Accident?

If you suffer any serious injuries or suspected serious injuries in a car crash, you should by all means go to the emergency room. If necessary, call 9-1-1 and have an ambulance come out to the scene of the crash to transport you to the hospital. If you are involved in an accident with someone else who sustains severe injuries and is unable to call 9-1-1 him or herself, call an ambulance on their behalf.

Anyone who sustains (or is suspected to have sustained) severe and/or catastrophic injuries should go to the emergency room after a car accident. Severe injuries include:

  • Head injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Broken bones (fractures)
  • Hemorrhaging
  • Internal organ damage
  • Soft tissue (muscles, ligaments, etc.) damage

If you sustain moderate or mild injuries, you may not need emergency room treatment. However, it is always best to err on the side of caution; go to the ER or visit Urgent Care if you believe you need prompt medical attention. Even if you do not initially think that you need emergency care, it is critical that you see a doctor or qualified health care provider after a car crash. This is true even if you believe your injuries are mild or if you do not believe you were injured at all. In many cases, car accident injuries can take hours or even days to appear. Adrenaline can often mask injuries. In the initial aftermath of the collision, you could be in shock and may not notice your injuries or how severe they really are.

Not only is it important that you seek medical attention for your own health and well-being, but doing so could ultimately benefit your car accident claim. Creating a record that you sought medical treatment immediately or soon after the collision could be extremely powerful evidence of your injuries, as well as the subsequent damages they led to, such as medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering.

What Damages Can I Recover from an Auto Accident?

There are three main types of compensation you can recover for after an accident, economic, non-economic and punitive. Economic damages compensate for financial losses while non-economic damages compensate for the more abstract losses associated with suffering an injury. Punitive damages are not often awarded since they are usually reserved for cases where the defendant knew their actions cause harm but did them anyway.

Economic and Non-Economic Damages Usually Cover:

  • Loss of income or wages
  • Diminished earning capacity
  • Past and future medical bills
  • Mental and emotional anguish
  • Physical pain and suffering

If you were injured by a careless, reckless, or otherwise negligent driver, you deserve to be compensated for your losses. Similarly, if your loved one was killed in a car accident caused by another driver, our attorneys can help you file a wrongful death claim—which can help your family pay for funeral costs and any medical bills. Whatever the case, we are here to help you deal with this challenging situation by taking effective legal action.

At Todd Miner Law, we know that the aftermath of an auto accident can be challenging—not just emotionally and physically, but financially. This is why our firm works on a contingency fee basis. To put it simply: we don’t ask for any legal fees unless we secure a financial award on your behalf. That way, we can focus on your case while you focus on your recovery. If our firm doesn’t win your case, you don’t pay.

What is Pure Comparative Negligence?

Can you file a claim even if you are partially at fault for the accident that led to your injuries? In Florida you can. Just like nearly one-third of states in the United States, Florida is a “pure comparative negligence” state.

Pure comparative negligence is a rule which allows an injured person to pursue compensation for their injuries no matter their degree of fault for the accident that led to their injuries, however, any compensation won will be reduced by their percentage of fault.

Get Decades of Legal Experience on Your Side

Attorney Todd Miner has first-hand knowledge about how insurance companies operate. During his more than 25 years of experience, he worked for the biggest insurance company in the country, which allowed him to see how insurance adjusters approach claims. He now uses this knowledge to the advantage of the injured men and women our firm represents. He will let nothing stand in his way when pursuing the maximum compensation our clients are entitled to by law. It is no wonder that he has a 10.0 "Superb" rating from Avvo and an AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.

To learn more about your rights as an injured victim, please turn to Todd Miner Law for help as soon as possible. We can help you not only take steps to secure compensation, but help you avoid common car accident claim mistakes. The sooner you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Orlando, the better the chances that the outcome of your case will be a favorable one. Getting started on your case is risk-free – our legal team handles cases on a contingency fee basis. In other words, we do not charge our clients legal fees unless we win compensation for their personal injury cases.

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Hear What Our Clients Are Saying About Us!

5 / 5 stars
"Todd Miner and his team were wonderful in assisting me through the process of my claim after a major car accident. Todd met with me personally each and every time I was in the office and walked me through the entire process. I would highly recommend Todd Miner Law to anyone in need of legal assistance."

Client Testimonials

Hear What Our Clients Are Saying
  • “After such a bad accident, you need someone to take your hand and show you what to do. Todd's office does that.”

    - Chase S.
  • “Todd and his team were very helpful and always took the time to talk to me when ever I had any questions.”

    - Chris G.
  • “I made the call to Todd Miner Law and it was the best call I have ever made! They truly care about their clients and they were very helpful.”

    - Melissa F.

The Proof is in Our Results 

Millions of Dollars in Recoveries
  • Wheelchair Accident - Fall into 5-Foot Hole $4,500,000
  • Drunk Driving Fatality $4,300,000.00
  • Fatal Motorcycle Accident $1,400,000
  • Fatal Truck Accident $1,400,000
  • Head-On Collision - Two Surgeries $1,200,000.00
  • Delivery Truck Accident - Fractured Femur $1,100,000
  • Drunk Driving Accident - Serious Leg Injuries $1,000,000
  • Fatal Boating Accident $1,000,000
  • Negligent Security - Eye Injury $1,000,000.00
  • Dump Truck Accident - Neck Injuries $987,000

Why Choose us?

  • Client-Focused Approach

    We handle the legal aspects of your case so you can focus on what’s most important - your recovery.

  • Community-Focused

    Todd Miner is a trusted advocate for residents in Orlando & the surrounding areas of Central Florida.

  • Experience on Your Side

    Attorney Todd Miner is backed by over 25 years of experience on both sides of the courtroom & was an assistant state attorney and former insurance defense lawyer.

  • Strong Client Satisfaction

    We are proud to be the go-to choice for injured clients in need of effective & results-driven representation.

  • Millions in Recoveries

    Our legal team has extensive trial experience and a proven track record of success.

  • Invaluable Legal Insight

    Todd Miner possesses an insider's perspective from years of working for the largest insurance company in America.