If you have been a victim of an accident with someone else at fault that may cause physical and mental trauma. You may unable to work and your medical treatment may be a huge cost which is a burden for you. At the moment it’s a primary concern that how you are going to pay all of your associated costs. Your personal injury lawyer will calculate a fair settlement figure and negotiate with insurance companies on your behalf. The settlement figure is based on some factors such as medical expenses, property damage, lost current and future earnings, general damages multiplier. Once you figure out your approx cost then your lawyer puts it into a demand letter which is sent to the defendant to review. They may decide to settle or refuse with a list of reasons why. Including general damages, medical expenses, property damage, and lost earnings your personal injury lawyer factors many things into the settlement calculation process. By having a sound calculation process in place, they may stand a better chance of obtaining the settlement figure rightfully you deserve.