Repairing Your Vehicle / Loss in Value
2707 W. Fairbanks Ave.
Winter Park, Florida 32789
If your car is damaged in an accident, you will want to make sure that you receive the best quality repair. The selection of a body shop is critically important to make sure that the repairs to your vehicle are done properly and promptly. Brett M. Bressler, P.A. can refer you to a body shop that has proven to be a reputable shop. Please call Brett Bressler for a referral to an excellent body shop in your area.
If you car has been damaged in an accident, it may have suffered a loss in resale value which is also known as diminution in value. Separate claim against the insurer of the at-fault party can be made for loss in value in addition to the cost to repair of your vehicle. Brett M. Bressler, P.A can represent you in a claim for diminution in value.
Diminution in value means loss in monetary value of a vehicle after it is repaired following an accident. Owners cannot sell their vehicles for as much money as the owner of the same vehicle that is accident-free. As the owner of a vehicle which suffers a diminution in value, you are entitled to recover an amount representing the loss in value.
The value of your claim is based on several factors:
- Amount of damage compared to the value of the vehicle
- Value of the vehicle in pre accident condition
- Any Frame damage
- Year, Make, and Model
- Quality of repair