Auto Accidents are responsible for over 3 million injuries a year. Unfortunately, Car Accidents are extremely common as drivers are becoming more distracted and paying less attention while driving automobiles. This can have serious effects on victims, leaving some seriously injured, permanently hurt, and financially devastated. If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, our firm can help. We have over 50 lawyers who are experienced in handling Auto Accident claims and have handled thousands of these cases. Each car accident case will not only be handled by an experienced personal injury lawyer, but also by a full staff of secretaries and paralegals. You will receive the highest quality legal representation for your case.
Auto Accident Facts
- Car crashes claim 400,000 lives every year..
- Fatal car accidents serve as the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 34.
- Every day, approximately 115 people die from motor vehicle accidents.
- Damages from auto crashes total $150 billion annually.
- Every person is likely to experience at least one car accident during their lifetime.
Contact a Car Accident Attorney immediately after a Car Crash.
In most cases, we can assist in recovering your lost wages, medical bills, property damage, loss of life's joys, and other related costs. We will also help you deal with your auto insurance company as far as making any necessary claims, in addition to handling your case against the at-fault driver's insurance company. Even if you are not sure if you are to blame for the accident, please consult with us immediately to discuss a possible auto accident lawsuit. We may still be able to help you with your auto accident claim. Every year, the auto accident lawyers at Morgan & Morgan litigate numerous lawsuits to trial involving Auto Accidents and other personal injury cases nationwide. We are extremely proud of the results that we have obtained.
Drunk Driving and Auto Accidents
In addition to negligent and aggressive drivers, alcohol is a factor in 38% of all deadly car crashes and 7% of all auto accidents. In 2007, Florida's drunken driving accidents totaled 22,823. DUIs, formerly known as DWIs, can apply to those under the influence of alcohol, prescription medication, illicit drugs, and even over-the counter medicine. Individuals who were injured in alcohol-related crashes should speak with a car accident lawyer about recovering compensation for their injuries. Other types of traffic collisions involved in auto accident cases include rollover accidents, head-on collisions, side impact collisions, rear-end collisions, high-speed collisions, and lane changing accidents.