Los Angeles, California statute of limitations laws are very similar to other states. Depending on the case and situation, you are able to file for your lawsuit between 1 and 10 years in some cases. Typically, time begins to run at the time of your injury.
Interesting view on injuries and why the statute of limitations are so important: Imagine living a healthy and energetic life for 2 years after your accident. You feel fine and you’re stronger than ever but 2 years into your injury, you begin to lose strength in the area you were injured during your car accident. What do you do? Is it too late to sue for compensation? The answer is available in the statute of limitation for the State of California.
Steps you need to take if the initial car accident injured begin affecting your life down the road.
- Gather as much information as you can about the car accident incident.
- Make sure to go back and find any images or reports during that time.
- Obtain copies of your personal medical records.
- Contact an attorney at JML Law 818-835-5735