Automobile accidents can have a devastating effect on victims and their families. At their most serious, crashes can leave their victims with catastrophic injuries, lifelong disabilities or even a wrongful death. For many families, the situation is made worse by financial pressure. Victims can be taken out of work for weeks, months or even for a lifetime, just when high medical bills and other accident costs begin to pile up. If this sounds like your family’s situation, you should talk to an experienced motor vehicle accident lawyer to learn about your rights and your legal options.