Have you been injured in a car accident recently? If so, the chances are that you may be eligible to file a claim against the person (or the party) responsible for causing the accident. Every year, thousands of claims are left unsettled and even those that settled did not provide the injured individuals with what they truly deserved. It is up to you to follow some tips and ensure that your claim is successful, and receive what you are owed. Hiring an attorney is the smartest thing to do after a car accident. He knows how to handle the negotiations, and know what to ask for. He has been in plenty of these situations before, and he know the true value of your case. If you have no attorney in mind, the Kansas City car accident attorney Stephen C. Mayer welcomes you into his office.