It is very important to educate yourself on your car accident personal injury claim. This is particularly so with respect to insurance issues. It can make a huge difference in getting full and fair compensation for your injuries. Ignorance of the laws on the other hand can be very costly.
There are many very valuable resources for learning about your personal injury claims. Most of these will have information specific to car accidents. The ones that we have found most useful are the Cornell Legal Information Institute, Findlaw, Justia and Avvo. There are many more including many good law firm sites.
Educating yourself can go a long way toward reducing confusion and stress. It will also help you to understand what it is your attorney is or should be trying to accomplish for you.