We provide legal assistance and support for injury involving cars, bicycles, motorcycles, pedestrians, scooters, and rideshares.
The most common cause of auto accidents is negligence and non attention to the road. Annually, 2.35 million people are injured in car accidents in the United States. These accidents cost the U.S. $230.6 billion per year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that car accidents occur to just more than 2.5 million people annually, or one death every 15 minutes. California accidents leave thousands seriously injured or permanently injured; these accidents in most cases are preventable with drivers taking more responsibility behind the wheel. If a negligent driver is the cause of your accident, you may qualify for personal injury assistance.
The most common cause of bicycle accidents are negligence, failure to yield to cyclists, non-adherence to stop signs, and distracted driving. Injuries sustained can range from concussion, broken bones, paralysis to the most unfortunate death. Almost half of bicycle accidents occur at an intersection and one in five are adolescent children between the ages of 5 and 15. You have the right away as a bicyclist and can be entitled to a claim if you are injured at the hand of the driver of a motor vehicle.
Annually, 5,000 people are killed in motorcycle accidents and 100,000 are injured. Many factors play a role in motorcycle accidents including road conditions, debris, limited visibility, and weather. These accidents also occur from negligent drivers through careless lane changing, and passing through intersections at the wrong time. The most common cause of a motorcycle accident is the failure to yield from fellow drivers. Were you injured in a motorcycle accident? Give us a call, you may be entitled to compensation for your personal injury.
Pedestrian injuries are inflicted on a person and caused by a vehicle, a bicycle, a motorcycle, or any other form of transportation. Young children and elderly people are most at risks for pedestrian accidents. These groups because of their age sustain more significant injuries when the accidents happen. The National Highway Traffic Safety Association reports that 75,000 pedestrians are injured annually in vehicle related incidents.
The recent rise in the use of electric scooters made the injuries related accidents of this type of transportation increase. Drivers sometimes do not see the scooter or there is no barrier to protect the rider from the vehicle on the road. Not to mention side walk riding, the speed in which the scooter was traveling, road conditions, all of which play a factor in these accidents. The determination of liability in these cases is not always an easy task and legal representation can be highly beneficial in these claims. If you or a loved on have been injured in a scooter related incident, let us help to find you qualified legal assistance.
Between the years of 2015 and 2016 Uber and Lyft drivers had been found responsible for several accident related fatalities. Ride sharing companies do not take this lightly. Drivers with three or more citations or at-fault accidents within a five year time frame are not allowed to drive for these services. With these companies employing over 100,000 drivers, the number of accidents that occur annually is not known. Learn more about if qualify for a personal injury claim if you have been in an accident at the hand of a ride share driver.
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