Our attorneys have been serving South Kingstown residents for over 30 years and have obtained favorable settlements on their behalf. Contact our firm if you have been involved in a car accident, as we have the experience and knowledge to assist with your case and communicate with insurance companies to settle your claim. Feel free to call d’Oliveira & Associates today for a free (no obligation) case evaluation.
Frequently Asked Questions From Our Clients:
1. What Does it Cost to File a Car Accident Claim?
We will charge you the industry standard of one-third (1/3) of your settlement or award, so you are not required to pay until you are compensated. We will also temporarily pay for investigative costs, such as obtaining medical records and documents from the accident scene.
2. What Injuries May I Be Compensated For?
If you or a loved one has suffered injuries due to a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other losses. Our experienced South Kingstown car accident lawyer, Laura Cameron, has obtained some of the largest settlements amongst the firm and has been representing clients for more than 20 years. Read more.
3. What is Auto Insurance in RI?
Rhode Island law requires a vehicle owner to maintain a minimum coverage of $25,000/$50,000. In other words, an insured driver with minimum coverage will have at least $25,000 available from the other driver’s insurance company. Read more.
4. What If The Other Driver Has Minimal or No Insurance?
There are insurance coverage options that may be available to you in this situation. The minimum insurance coverage available for uninsured or underinsured drivers in RI is $25,000/$50,000. Read more.
5. Can I Handle My Car Accident Case Without a Lawyer?
Even if you only have very minor injuries, it is difficult to handle this process without the assistance of a trained and experienced professional. However, if you decide not to utilize the help of a car accident attorney, it is important to remember that any information communicated to an insurance adjuster can be held against you. We recommend that you contact a South Kingstown car accident lawyer prior to communicating with insurance companies. Read more.
6. How May I be Compensated to Repair my Car?
If your auto body repairman exceeds the damage with the insurance claims appraiser at the body shop, they will be in the best possible position to negotiate the most favorable compensation to fix your vehicle. This will ensure that you are adequately compensated and the entirety of your vehicle damages are taken care of. Read more.
7. What Will A South Kingstown Car Accident Lawyer Do For Me?
The answer is really simple. We all know that insurance companies want to pay you as little as possible to save their company money. These insurance company claims adjusters are very good at convincing people to not hire a lawyer, but studies reveal that these cases are more successful with the assistance of a lawyer. Additionally, we will charge you no legal fees until we have obtained the settlement or award you deserve. Read more.
8. Why Call d’Oliveira & Associates?
Although there are many reasons why we feel you should hire us, most specifically is that our firm’s main focus is strictly handling personal injury and disability cases. All of our lawyers have at least 20 years of experience handling car accident cases in South Kingstown, RI and they want to form a close relationship with you to help you through this trying time. Read more.
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About South Kingston
Founded in 1723, South Kingstown is filled with Rhode Island history and culture. It is the largest municipality, by area, in all of Rhode Island and it has over 30,000 residents. South Kingstown is home to the University of Rhode Island, the state’s flagship university, and their Division I athletics program.
Nearby areas that our firm serves include: Charlestown, Exeter, Narragansett, North Kingstown, Richmond, and Westerly.
From North Kingstown, RI:
Estimated drive time, 20 minutes
Follow US-1 S/Tower Hill Rd and take the exit toward Peacedale/Wakefield. Turn right onto Old Tower Hill Rd and continue onto Main St. Our office is on the right.
From Westerly, RI:
Estimated drive time, 30 minutes
Follow US-1 N and take the Salt Pond Rd exit. Take a left onto Salt Pond Rd and then take a left onto Woodruff Ave. Continue on Woodruff Ave and then take a right onto Main St. Our office will be on the left.
From Narragansett, RI:
Estimated drive time, 20 minutes
Follow US-1A S/Boston Neck Rd and then turn right onto Narragansett Ave. Narragansett Ave will become Kingstown Rd. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit and stay on Kingstown Rd. Turn left onto Main St. Our office will be on the right.