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I Made Some Statements Right After The Accident That I Now Remember Differently. Can I Still Win My Case?

Car accidents happen all the time. There are millions of accidents reported across the country annually, and many of them are fatal. While some accidents are less severe than others, there is no such thing as a minor accident. Even an accident in which there is minimal damage to another vehicle could be serious if anyone in either vehicle is injured, and someone might make the decision to file a lawsuit against the at-fault driver. If you are in the middle of filling a personal injury claim against the driver who caused your accident, you might have some questions.

Immediately following the accident, you must call the police to report the accident. You’ll need to speak to the police when they arrive on the scene, and you’ll make a statement. This statement is your version of what happened. You will tell the officer what you were doing when the accident occurred, anything you saw or hear, and what happened after.

You must be honest, and you must not make speculation a part of your statement. If you didn’t see it with your own eyes, do not say it to the officer. For example, if you don’t know what happened when someone hit you, all you say is what you know. Don’t say you think the other driver was on the phone when the accident occurred if you didn’t see it with your own eyes. Statements must be factual, but what happens if you later remember things differently?

I remember differently now that I’ve already made my statement, so what do I do?

Now that your accident is over, the shock has worn off, and the adrenaline in your body has calmed down, you’re remembering the accident with more clarity. Perhaps you remember something you didn’t mention in your statement. Maybe you even remember something contrary to what you said in your statement. It’s not uncommon. If you’re simply adding details to the statement after the fact, you probably won’t hurt your case that much.

As long as the memories you’re recovering following your accident still prove the person who hit you was at fault, they don’t really affect whether you win or lose your case. It’s always important to be honest with your testimony and add to your statement if necessary. It’s never in your best interest to lie.

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If you remember something that you didn’t remember when you made your testimony or you begin to see it differently, speak to your attorney before you speak to anyone else. Your attorney is the person who is most capable of advising you what to do next. Your attorney will tell you whether you should add to the statement or if you should let it go. For example, if you remember seeing the driver switch seats with the passenger before you were able to call the police, that’s a big statement that must be amended. However, if you remember that the color the shirt the passenger was wearing wasn’t the color you mentioned in your statement, it’s not anything you need to report.

You Can Still Win

If you change your statement after the fact, you can still win your case. Honesty is the best policy, especially if the investigation could prove you left out pertinent details. A judge or jury might be more favorable to your story if you add to it later than if they find out you left something out. They might not believe you simply forgot or didn’t notice a major detail. Honesty is always the best policy, especially if you do remember what happened differently.

Speak to your attorney, and find out what he or she has to say. Your attorney will tell you what to do, how to do it, and they will help you with your new testimony. If you’re not sure what to do and you don’t have an attorney, call a personal injury attorney to help you with your case. They are here to work with you to win your case.


Charle Butler
Charle Butler
2021-03-12
I was hesitant to hire the Spodek Law Group. I read reviews and knew they have a great reputation. However, I thought I would spend money and not see or speak to my attorney. From the beginning to end of my case Todd and the entire staff were available and willing to help. We worked towards and end result that was way above my expectation and Todd delivered. I am forever grateful for patience and long days and night spent working on my case. Thanks Todd and the entire team!
Mesonista parsons
Mesonista parsons
2021-03-05
My attorney at Spodek was Abigail. She was very knowledgeable and helpful with all my questions and concerns, as well as responsive. Her fees are affordable and Abigail took the time to make sure I understood everything relating to my case. I highly recommend Abigail and will request her services in the future.
debabrata chakraborty
debabrata chakraborty
2021-03-03
Todd A Spodek is the experienced and best criminal lawyer at USA. He is very professional and always respond on time. Alex also very cooperative and always help me. They took care me and my problem like family member. I am 100% satisfied for their professional service. My result was unexpected and amazing. They dismissed my case. I am really grateful to them. I will recommend you to go there if you want to solve your problem. I wish all the best for them.
Asata Hendricks
Asata Hendricks
2021-03-02
Truly appreciate the work the guys did!. Exceptional team & I know they care about each and everyone of their clients. I am super thankful to be referred to Spodek Law Group and I am grateful Todd & Alex were able to work diligently to achieve an outcome I am pleased with. Despite COVID they stayed on top of things and kept me informed every step of the way. Very thankful.
Mike Moroff
Mike Moroff
2021-02-26
I'm very satisfied with the services rendered by Todd, Alex and Mary Lou. I whole heartedly recommend Spodek Law Group . I've worked with and have retained other attorneys in the past with Todd's firm being the cream of the crop for many reasons. A very serious legal matter was resolved after a year's hard work and effort. Todd expertly guided me through the process and was able to navigate and make the good journey bearable as well as successful. Mary Lou initially provided excellent assistance before referring my case to Todd. Alex's support was effective and timely. The customer portal (MyCase) is an invaluable communication tool that also kept track of my case. Various aspects of my case were explained and there were several options provided but I made the final decision of how the case would be handled. The legal fee was reasonable considering the effort and amount of work plus it was a flat fee regardless of the length of time required to conclude my case. Todd made himself available to me and we had many scheduled meetings to go over the progress and to discuss the next steps. I felt more confident after many discussions with him. You will not go wrong choosing Spodek Law Group for legal matters.
Josh Katz
Josh Katz
2021-02-24
Being that it was the first time that I was in need of an attorney, I was afraid and hesitant and knew I needed the absolute best. It is beyond understood why Spodek Law Group has a reputation of being the top, if not the best law firm in New York. Alex and Abigail were there every step of the way even at the most unconvenient hours. I could not have asked for more. They are extremely good at what they do and they delivered much much more than just winning my case. A big thank you to Alex and Abigail for all the guidance and counseling and their upmost loyal support that extended far more than just legally. If you need the absolute best than don't hesitate to hire Spodek Law Firm.
L.C.
L.C.
2021-02-24
I cannot tell you how thankful I am to Todd and Alex for their hard work and dedication to my case. I had never been in any trouble before but I had an unfortunate event occur and in the midst of COVID-19 at that therefore I knew I needed a team that was dedicated to my success. Today- my case has been finalized and I’m walking away with no record and can continue life as a mother and a Grad student worry free. I cannot express enough gratitude for their assistance.
AnnMarie Soliman
AnnMarie Soliman
2021-02-23
I received a summons and called Spodek law group for a free consultation. Alex took my call and was very quick and responsive. He was available anytime through multiple platforms and very reassuring when needed. They are extremely organized and thorough. They got my case dismissed! I’m very grateful. Thank you Alex and Todd!

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