GJEL Has Recovered Over $18 Million Against Geico Insurance for Personal Injury Settlements

Below are just a few examples of personal injury lawsuits against GEICO Insurance we successfully resolved on behalf of our clients since 2003. Many settlements are confidential.

$210,000 Lawsuit Recovery From an Auto Accident Where Geico Was The Insurer

Our client in this car accident case was a man who suffered back and neck pain after a rear-end accident on the ramp connecting Interstate 880 and Route 92 in Hayward, California. GJEL Accident Attorneys recovered $210,000 on behalf of our client in this case: $100,000 from GEICO and $110,000 from Fireman’s Fund.

$100,000 Settlement From a Three Car Accident From Geico

In 2005, GJEL attorneys represented a woman injured in a three-car accident at Junction Avenue & North First Street in Livermore. The accident was caused by a young driver who made an illegal U-turn as he attempted to get on Interstate 580. Our client suffered a chest injury and a concussion as a result of the head-on collision. The case resulted in a $100,000 payment from GEICO to our client.

GJEL Has Recovered over $18 Million Dollars from Geico Settlements and Lawsuits

Geico is one of America’s most common insurance carriers. Over the years GJEL has been involved in many lawsuits with Geico. In some cases after learning the proper facts of the case, Geico will settle the case out of court. In other more complex matters we have taken Geico to court and won many cases against them when they were being unfair to their insured. In all, GJEL Accident Attorneys has recovered over $15 million dollars from our clients who had cases against GEICO Insurance.

Do You Have A Claim Against GEICO?

If you were injured in an accident where GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) was the insurer, contact GJEL Accident Attorneys for a free, no-obligation case evaluation.

We have a 99% success rate and have been fighting against insurance companies since 1972.

GJEL Accident Attorneys have extensive experience handling Geico personal injury accident claims, having recovered over $950 million dollars for our clients. This article will provide an in-depth overview of personal injury lawsuits against Geico, covering the essential details and answering common questions related to the topic.

Understanding Geico and Personal Injury Claims

Geico is a prominent insurance company in the United States, offering various insurance policies such as auto, homeowners, renters, and motorcycle insurance. When an accident occurs involving a Geico policyholder, injured parties may need to file a personal injury claim against the company to receive compensation for their damages.

In a personal injury lawsuit against Geico, the injured party seeks compensation for damages like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other losses resulting from the accident. These lawsuits can be complex, and it’s crucial to understand the process and the factors involved to increase your chances of a successful outcome.

Navigating the Claims Process with Geico

When you’re injured in an accident involving a Geico policyholder, you’ll likely start by filing a claim with the company. It’s important to report the accident promptly and provide all necessary documentation, such as medical records and evidence of lost wages. Geico will then investigate the claim and determine liability, which may involve speaking with witnesses, reviewing police reports, and evaluating the damages.

Geico, like other insurance companies, aims to minimize payouts on claims. As such, they may offer a low settlement or attempt to deny the claim altogether. It’s essential to have an experienced personal injury attorney, like those at GJEL Accident Attorneys, to help navigate the process and negotiate on your behalf.

Strategies for a Successful Personal Injury Lawsuit Against Geico

In order to maximize your chances of success in a personal injury lawsuit against Geico, it’s important to follow these key strategies:

1. Gather and Preserve Evidence

Evidence plays a critical role in personal injury cases. Make sure to collect and preserve evidence, such as photographs of the accident scene, witness statements, and medical records. This documentation will help establish liability and support your claim for damages.

2. Seek Medical Attention

Seek immediate medical attention following an accident, even if your injuries seem minor. Delaying medical treatment can harm your health and weaken your personal injury claim, as Geico may argue that your injuries are not as severe as you claim or are unrelated to the accident.

3. Consult with a Skilled Personal Injury Attorney

Having an experienced personal injury attorney on your side can significantly increase your chances of success. Your attorney will guide you through the process, negotiate with Geico on your behalf, and if necessary, take your case to trial to fight for fair compensation.

Average Geico Settlement Amounts in Personal Injury Claims

Settlement amounts in personal injury claims against Geico can vary significantly depending on factors such as the severity of injuries, the extent of property damage, and the specifics of the case. While it is difficult to provide an exact average settlement amount, many cases against Geico have resulted in settlements ranging from tens of thousands to millions of dollars.

It’s important to remember that every case is unique, and the settlement amount will depend on the specific circumstances of your claim. An experienced personal injury attorney can help evaluate your case and provide a more accurate estimate of its potential value.

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Andy Gillin received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California at Berkeley and his law degree from the University of Chicago. He is the managing partner of GJEL Accident Attorneys and has written and lectured in the field of plaintiffs’ personal injury law for numerous organizations. Since 1972 he has been helping seriously injured victims throughout northern California fight & win their personal injury cases. Andy is one of the top awarded & recognized wrongful death lawyers in northern California.