It has been proved by research that it is four times more likely for a distracted driver to cause an an accident than it is for a driver who is not distracted. Unfortunately, many distractions are nearly inescapable as they are built into the cars themselves. However, many motorists make matters worse by letting things other than a GPS or a radio distract them. If you are a victim in Georgia, who has suffered serious injuries in an accident caused by a distracted driver, you may find that our firm can assist you..
People causing accidents due to distracted driving can and need to be held accountable. We understand that the time after an accident may be very difficult. For that reason, we will try to make the whole process easier for you by taking the time to explain your rights and answer your questions about the legal process.
Often people consider distracted driving to only relate to the use of cellphones while driving, but there are many more distractions. Distracted driving may even include actions such as dealing with children or pets while driving, eating or drinking, map reading or even talking to passengers. Fortunately, there are many ways to prove that an accident was caused by a distracted driver, regardless of the distraction.
If you have been seriously injured in an accident caused by a distracted driver, our Georgia firm may be able to assist you in pursuing compensation. We can help you to file a civil claim against the person who acted negligently. We can also help you understand what to expect during each step of the process, while devoting the time to your case required to allow us to fully understand your individual situation. A visit to our website may provide answers to some of your initial questions.