Los Angeles is a beautiful city that enjoys beautiful weather all year round. Another truism regarding LA is that we see our fair share of traffic – and then some. Car accidents are an unfortunate byproduct of heavy traffic, and these dangerous accidents are often the result of negligent driving practices. If a driver’s negligence leaves you injured in a car accident, don’t delay consulting with a dedicated Los Angeles car accident lawyer from Kash Legal – obtaining just compensation is likely critical to your ability to reach your fullest recovery.REQUEST A FREE CONSULTATION
NHTSA Addresses Driver Negligence
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) makes it their business to help reduce negligent driving practices, and those categories of negligent or risky driving they address directly include:
Let’s take a closer look.
The statistics related to impaired driving (impaired by either alcohol or drugs) are sobering, and they include:
The dangerous effects of alcohol involve loss of muscle control, a decrease in the ability to focus one’s vision, impaired judgment, relaxed inhibitions, decreased alertness, and loss of physical coordination. All of these are obviously extremely detrimental to safe driving. If you or a loved one has been impacted by an impaired driving accident, contact a Los Angeles car accident lawyer at Kash Legal today.
Distracted drivers put everyone on our roadways at greater risk. Anything that distracts a motorist’s attention away from the road and traffic on the road is a potentially dangerous distraction, and these distractions can come in many forms. Generally, distractions are classified into categories that involve either one’s hands, vision, or thoughts, and texting is considered the worst offender of all for its ability to meld all three forms of distraction into one extremely dangerous practice.
If a text distracts a driver for even five seconds, it translates to driving with one’s eyes off the road for about the length of a football field (at highway speeds) – always a terrible idea. In 2018, distracted driving led to about 400,000 injuries and caused 2,841 fatalities. Contact a Los Angeles car accident attorney to seek compensation for these injuries.
Drowsy driving refers to getting behind the wheel when you’re feeling the effects of too little sleep (or inadequate sleep). In fact, the effects of drowsy driving are similar to those of impaired driving, including diminished performance and cognition. The following statistics highlight the scope of the problem:
From 2013 to 2017, 4,111 traffic fatalities involved drowsy driving.
In 2017, 795 people lost their lives as a result of drowsy driving.
In 2017, drowsy driving led to 91,000 traffic accidents.
Drowsy driving is a serious concern that endangers everyone on our roadways.
If you have been involved in an accident due to a drowsy driver, an experienced car accident lawyer at Kash Legal can help.
What to Do After a Car Accidents in Los Angeles
In Los Angeles, car accidents are not uncommon. It is vital to know the steps to take immediately afterward to protect your rights and ensure your safety, including the following:
A car accident in Los Angeles is a stressful event, but knowing what to do makes a decisive difference in the outcome of your claim and recovering compensation for your injuries. Consulting a car accident lawyer is imperative to navigate the complex aspects of your case.
Do You Need to Hire a Lawyer for Your Car Accidents?
If you have been injured in a car accident caused by negligence, it is in your best interest to retain the legal guidance of a Los Angeles car accident lawyer. Handling your claim on your own greatly risks a successful outcome, as insurance companies often fight tooth and nail to diminish or deny your right to compensation. To ensure you recover the full extent of the damages you are entitled to, the lawyers at Kash Legal will handle all aspects of your case, including the following:
If you cannot reach a settlement agreement outside of the courtroom, your car accident lawyer will seek a lawsuit on your behalf to obtain the outcome you deserve. At Kash Legal, we will fiercely represent you in a trial fight to obtain a judgment on your behalf.
- Evaluating the full extent of the economic and non-economic damages you suffered to maximize the compensation you can recover
- Protecting your rights throughout the legal process, especially when dealing with insurance adjusters who may attempt to minimize liability
- Gathering evidence to build a strong case in your favor
- Communicating with insurance company representatives
- Representing you in negotiations and depositions
Car Accidents and Damages
If a negligent driver leaves you injured in a car accident, you’ll likely experience significant damages in all of the following classifications:
Working with a personal injury lawyer to seek compensation that addresses your physical, financial, and emotional damages in their entirety is critical to your complete recovery.
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Discuss Your Case with an Experienced Los Angeles Car Accident Attorney Today
Car accidents are as dangerous as they are common, and if another driver’s negligence leaves you or someone you love injured in a car accident, the accomplished car accident lawyers at Kash Legal Group in West LA are committed to applying their impressive skill and experience to your unique case –in defense of your rights and in skilled pursuit of your rightful compensation. Your damages are serious, and you need serious legal representation on your side, so please don’t hesitate to contact the car accident attorneys at Kash Legal by calling (888) 527-4128 or filling out a contact form for more information today.
Your damages are serious, and you need serious legal representation on your side, so please don’t hesitate to contact the car accident attorneys at Kash Legal for more information today.
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