Medical records can be some of the most important documents in a personal injury case. They show injuries, changes to injuries, and other potential information that can help you secure compensation after an injury. It should come as no surprise, then, at some point in your personal injury case you will likely need to request copies of your medical records to use in discovery, settlement, and trial. Here at Dennis Hernandez & Associates, we know how difficult this process can be, and we are here to help. Insurance companies, on either side, will rely on medical records to assess damages, determine settlement offers, and formulate arguments for trial. Medical records are heavily scrutinized by insurance companies and opposing counsel. Accuracy of records are essential to show credibility and to make sure that your injuries are real.