If you have been injured in a car accident in Pennsylvania, your case will be resolved in one of two ways. Either it will be settled or it will go to trial. Those are the choices.
Statistically, most cases settle. Probably 95 per cent.That does not, however, mean your case will settle.
What determines if a case will settle? A multitude of factors. Each case is different.
The amount of damage to the vehicles;
Type of injury or injuries the parties have sustained;
Whether the injured party or parties required surgery;
Are there liens involved in the case?
Are there unpaid medical bills or wage loss?
Who is the opposing insurance company?
Do you, the client, want to settle, or do you want to go to trial?
What is the settlement offer?
Is the settlement offer high enough?