CAR ACCIDENTS

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Causes of Car Accidents

Drunk Driving

Drunk driving is unfortunately all too common and extremely dangerous. When under the influence of alcohol, a person’s visual cues are not in focus making it difficult to see the road and steer a vehicle properly; furthermore, the alcohol causing a slower reaction time. With all of these factors combined the likelihood of an accident becomes much higher.

Speeding

Speeding is ranked as one of the highest in the nation for motor-vehicle accidents. High speed driving can prevent drivers from making those last minute maneuvers which cause car accidents to be avoided. Speeding can cause costly injuries and you’ll want an excellent team of personal injury attorneys by your side to ensure proper recovery for damages in a court of law.

Reckless and Distracted Driving

Reckless driving is common  amongst all drivers but especially with drivers who lack experience, or drivers with visual or physical impairments. Also, being distracted while driving leads to car accidents and serious injury.

Design Defects

Cars are not perfect no matter how expensive the cost. Design defects are often a reason for car accidents, especially if the driver does not become aware of the defect in time to obtain repairs.

It is important to hire a personal injury lawyer with trial capabilities. If a car company denies your claim or refuses to offer a fair settlement, an attorney can force the company to pay more through a successful personal injury lawsuit. Although most personal injury claims settle out of trial, having the option of going to court could give you peace of mind. Learn about the value of your claim during a free case review at our local office.