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Lakeland Privacy Policy

Data Controller and Owner
Lakeland Car Accident Lawyers,
Types of Data collected
Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: first name, last name, phone number, email address and geographic position.
Other Personal Data collected may be described in other sections of this privacy policy or by dedicated explanation text contextually with the Data collection.
The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using this Application.
Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools – by this Application or by the owners of third party services used by this Application, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify Users and remember their preferences, for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User.
Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services.
Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the Owner.
Mode and place of processing the Data
Methods of processing
The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at any time.
The Data is processed at the Data Controller’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.
Retention time
The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.
The use of the collected Data
The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Contacting the User and Location-based interactions.
The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.
Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data
Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
Contacting the User
Location-based interactions
Additional information about Data collection and processing
Legal action
The User’s Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related services.
The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.
Additional information about User’s Personal Data
In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Application may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.
System logs and maintenance
For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System logs) or use for this purpose other Personal Data (such as IP Address).
Information not contained in this policy
More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.
The rights of Users
Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.
This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.
Changes to this privacy policy
The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Policy, the User must cease using this Application and can request that the Data Controller remove the Personal Data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller has about Users.

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Frequently Asked Car Accident Questions

  1. If I have an accident, do I need to stop?
    1. Yes. Always stop and make sure to follow the steps below:
      1. Make sure no one is severely hurt or needs immediate medical attention.  If so, call 911 and get help to the scene immediately
      2. Get a police report.  This will help with the insurance company and getting your claim attended to.
      3. Exchange information with the other driver
      4. Get as much of this info as possible before leaving the scene:
        • Note the exact time and place of the accident.
        • The other driver’s name, address, date of birth, and telephone #.
        • Their driver’s license # and expiration date of the other driver or drivers if there were multiple involved in the accident.
        • The other driver's insurance company.
        • The other driver's car make, year, model, license plate # and expiration date, and vehicle identification # (“VIN”).
        • If the driver is not the owner, you will need to get the owner’s name, address, phone # and insurance company.
        • The names, addresses, and telephone # of any passengers in the other car.
        • The name, address, and telephone # of any witnesses who may have seen the accident. If they are not able to wait for the police, get them to write down what they saw before they leave.
        • If you are not able to get someone's info at the scene of the accident, then write down their license plate # so they can be found at a later date if needed.
        • Draw a simple diagram of the accident and how it happened.
        • Take pictures of the accident scene, including the intersection, vehicles, skid marks, road conditions, and any other helpful info that can be used later.
  2. Do I have to report the accident to my insurance company
    1. Yes.  Always report the accident to the insurance company, but do not say anything more than what is on the police report.  What you say can and will be used against you by the insurance company to avoid paying your claim
      1. We can help you with your claim and are able to help in many ways that the average person is unable to know.  We have years of experience helping drivers get fair compensation for their accident and injuries.
  3. I was not injured in the accident, do I still need a lawyer?
    1. Yes.  Not all injuries show themselves in the body right away after the accident.  You could still be surging with adrenaline and your body has not returned to its normal state for you to feel the pain.  It is best to get treated within a few days and no later than a week after the wreck to make sure you have no permanent injuries.
  4. If I am at fault in the wreck, is there anything you can do for me?
    1. Unfortunately not.  If you caused the wreck you can still get help through your insurance, but we are unable to help you get damages from the other driver's insurance because you are at fault.
  5. The other driver did not have insurance can you still help me?
    1. Yes we can still possibly help you, by filing a claim against your own insurance.