2540 Pawtucket Ave., East Providence, RI 02914 | (401) 431-1990
East Providence, RI car accident between two cars
East Providence, RI Office of car accident lawyers located at 2540 Pawtucket Ave., East Providence, RI 02914

For over 30 years now, we have been helping those who have been injured get the cash settlements they deserve for their injuries and other losses. If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and other injuries. Contact one of our experienced East Providence car accident lawyers at 1-401-431-1990 or contact us online for a free (no obligation) case evaluation today!

East Providence, RI Office Staff

(L-R) Paul d’Oliveira (Lawyer), D. Robin Gouveia (Lawyer), Lisa Lennon (Office Manager / Paralegal), Lindsay Ferreira (Paralegal), Tiffany Shields (Legal Assistant)

1.  What is the Value of My East Providence Car Accident Case?

broken leg of victim with East Providence Car Accident CaseDependent upon the facts of your case, you may be eligible to receive compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering and other losses. The insurance company will usually attempt at offering you a quick settlement that is lower than what you deserve. Having a knowledgeable East Providence car accident lawyer on your side can help you get a larger settlement. Our experienced East Providence car accident lawyers can assess the facts of your case and negotiate with the insurance company to make sure you get all the compensation you deserve. Read More.

2.  What Does Our Firm Charge For a Car Accident Case?

We will not charge any legal fees until you obtain the settlement or award you are entitled to for your injuries. If you receive a settlement or award, our firm charges one-third (1/3) of your settlement.

3.  What Happens if the Other Driver is Uninsured?

East Providence Car Accident with uninsured driver

There are cases where the at-fault driver either does not have insurance or does not have enough coverage to pay for the injuries you have sustained. In these cases, you may be able to collect uninsured or underinsured benefits from your auto insurance company in order to cover your injuries and damage to your car. A knowledgeable East Providence car accident lawyer can evaluate your insurance policy to make sure you get all the compensation you are entitled to. Read More.

4.  Is It Available to Recover Money For My Damaged Property?

Damaged Property from an East Providence Car AccidentIt is available to recover money for your damaged property. You should have the insurance appraiser inspect your vehicle at the auto repair shop with your mechanic present. By doing this, your mechanic can discuss the damage to your vehicle with the insurance appraiser directly to negotiate a reasonable and fair price. Your mechanic is in the best position to assess the value of your property damage claim since they will be the person fixing your car. Read More.

5.  Am I Required to Hire a Lawyer?

insurance company offering a quick settlementIt is not a requirement to hire a lawyer for your car accident case. However, if you are injured in a car accident, hiring an experienced East Providence car accident lawyer can help protect your interests and lead to a larger settlement. The insurance company will often try to offer a quick settlement that is a smaller amount than what you are entitled to for your injuries. A knowledgeable East Providence car accident lawyer can negotiate with the insurance company to get the settlement you really deserve. If you choose not to hire a lawyer, it is recommended that you obtain your medical records and send them to the claims adjuster. Additionally, it is important to not agree to any settlement offers until your doctor releases you from treatment and you know you are fully recovered. Read More.

6.  What Insurance Coverage is Mandatory in Rhode Island?

In Rhode Island, the lowest coverage amount that the owner of a vehicle must carry is $25,000/$50,000. This means that an injured person would be able to receive up to $25,000 for their injuries and all injured people in the vehicle up to a total of $50,000. Read More.

7.  What are the Advantages of Hiring an Experienced Car Accident Lawyer?

Hiring an Experienced East Providence Car Accident LawyerThe insurance company’s goal is to offer you as little money as possible in order to settle your case so that they can save money. A knowledgeable East Providence car accident lawyer can prevent this from happening by demanding a higher settlement and negotiating with the claims adjuster. In fact, it has been proven that injured victims who hire lawyers get larger settlements for their car accident claims. In addition to getting you a favorable settlement, an experienced car accident lawyer can monitor your medical progress and treatment goals to make sure you are fully recovered before entering into any settlement agreement. This process makes sure that you get all the money you are entitled to.

8.  Why Call d’Oliveira & Associates?

There are 10 simple reasons to hire d’Oliveira & Associates. We specialize in car accident cases, as well as other types of personal injury cases. We have over 30 years of experience in this area of the law. We are conveniently located right in East Providence, and our staff is committed to providing you with great customer service. We can focus on the particulars of your case while you focus on what is most important, your recovery. Check out our many positive reviews online.

Contact a Knowledgeable East Providence Car Accident Lawyer Today!

East Providence, RI couple meeting a Car Accident LawyerIf you have been injured in a car accident in the East Providence area, contact one of our experienced East Providence car accident lawyers located at 2540 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, RI. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering and other losses. We do not charge any legal fees until you get an award or settlement. For a free (no obligation) case evaluation, call us at 1-401-431-1990. You may also fill out a may also fill out a contact form online.

Driving Directions

From Rumford, RI:
Estimated drive time, 10 minutes

Get onto Pawtucket Ave and travel south. Our office is on the left.

From Warren, RI:
Estimated drive time, 20 minutes

Follow RI-114 N and continue onto Wampanoag Trail. Take a slight right toward Pawtucket Ave. Our office will be on the right.