Posts tagged "Car Accidents"
There can be many complexities associated with the personal injury legal process, so it can be helpful to walk through the process. What is always important to keep in mind, though, is that it exists as an important resource for victims of car accidents and other types of traumatic accidents to help obtain financial compensation.
Knowing what to do after you have been hit by a negligent driver is important. The ability of injured car accident victims to protect themselves and their rights can be critical which is why they should understand the steps to take following a car accident to preserve a claim for damages if they decide to pursue one later.
Distracted driving is a serious danger on the roadways but is also, unfortunately, common. Distracted driving includes anything that removes the driver's attention and focus from the roadway, hands from the steering wheel or eyes from the road. A total of 3,145 victims were killed and 424,000 victims were injured nationally during 2013 in car accidents that involved distracted driving.
Freeways can be dangerous places, due to the number of vehicles on the roadway and the fast speeds at which they travel. Unfortunately, no matter how careful a person drives, he or she still could be involved in a fatal accident on a California freeway.
Each and every day, countless people head out on the open road. The vast majority of these trips are completed without incident. Unfortunately, however, some of these journeys result in a car accident that has devastating effects on those involved.