Types of Car Accident Lawsuits in Ohio

There are several different types of accidents that occur on the roadways that may involve cars, motorcycles, trucks, buses, and even pedestrians, making each lawsuit different. Our law office has experience representing clients involved in various types of accidents, and we have proven to be successful while doing so.

One thing that many may not realize is that, while there are different types of accident lawsuits in general, there are also different lawsuits within each category. There are two types of car accident lawsuits in Ohio.

Two Types of Lawsuits

There are two types of car accident lawsuits, and they are as follows:

First-Party Car Accident Lawsuit – this type of lawsuit occurs when an uninsured motorist or underinsured motorist makes a claim against their own insurance company, or the insurance company of the car that they were a passenger in.

Third-Party Car Accident Lawsuit –this type of lawsuit is against the tortfeasor, or the responsible negligent party in the accident.
Involved in an Ohio Car Accident

If you have questions regarding a car accident that you were involved in, please call our car accident lawyers today at 800.637.8170. They will review your car accident case over the phone and help you to determine what the next steps should be in the car accident lawsuit process.


You can order our FREE Ohio Accident Book which is a fantastic resource containing information regarding the types of car accident lawsuits in Ohio.

Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC