Serious car accidents can be a terrifying and difficult experience if serious injury has occurred, the victim may be able to recover compensation for their physical and economic losses. At De La Heria Law, we understand the hardships that can result from a serious a car accident caused by the negligence of another. If a serious injury or death has occurred, adequate compensation would be sought from the wrongdoer and his insurance..
There are many types of car accident claims. The majority of accidents occur due to the negligence of the other driver. This means that the other driver acted without a reasonable care and/or violated traffic laws. This could include negligent drivers that are under the influence, driving recklessly, or negligent in any way.
If the road design is faulty and contributed to the accident, the victim may be able to file a lawsuit against the road designer. Some such causes include embankments that are too steep; poorly designed barriers, guard rails, sped bumps, curbs, or medians; poorly marked road hazards; and improper operation or traffic control signals.
In other cases, a defect in the manufacturing of a vehicle may be the cause to the accident. The manufacturer could be liable if the defect contributed to your accident. This could include vehicles with defective tires, brakes, seat belts, airbags, and engines. Too be successful it must be proven that the vehicle performance had not been altered since initial purchase, the car was being operated properly, and the defect was the cause of the accident.
At De La Heria Law, we handle different types of car accident cases that result in serious and permanent personal injury.
Our firm helps clients who have sustained injuries due to:
- Reckless driving
- Driving under the influence
- Hit and run accidents
- Under-insured and uninsured driver claims
- Truck and bus accidents
- Head-on, side impact, sideswipe, rollovers, and rear-end collisions
- Multiple party accidents
If you or a loved one has suffered and injury in an automobile accident, you may be able to collect for your damages. Please contact the De La Heria Law as soon as possible by calling (305) 858-2808 for a free consultation.