Beaumont Car Accident Lawyer
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Car accidents can happen at any time. It only takes a moment of distraction
or a mishandling of weather conditions for a drive to work to turn into
anything from a minor inconvenience to a tragedy. In Beaumont, TX, there
were two fatal car accidents in 2013, one of which involving at least
one drunk driver. Accidents in the area are most often due to driver error
and reckless driving. A longer view of the statistics and recent trends
in the area, however, make Beaumont one of the highest-ranking areas in
the country in one unsavory statistic, motor vehicle deaths per capita.
One recent accident on I10 involving a Toyota Corolla and a Ford F-350 killed one in the Beaumont area and caused an accident between two other trucks. Strictly speaking, this accident was the result of another accident, as it occurred when the driver of the Corolla slowed in response to another accident and was struck from behind by the Ford F-350. While no charges were pressed, a man in the back seat of the vehicle was killed, leaving behind a female driver and a one-year-old child. Once investigations establish who is at fault for the crash, litigation is almost certain to follow because of the loss of life involved.
The litigation that will follow from the above car accident will include a number of different factors. First, fault must be established. Once established, though, the liability insurance company of the person at fault will get involved. Dealing with the insurance company can be a frustrating exercise for the average person because it can quickly add significant amounts of work, right when you are at your most stressed and, in the case of the driver of the Corolla in the above example, grieving. A car accident attorney can help establish the full extent of the damages incurred and prove these damages in a court of law.
Liability insurance is designed to protect the driver from all damages pursued after an accident at which they are at fault, so the insurance company will fight to protect their assets. You need someone on your side who is just as invested and knowledgeable as the attorneys the insurance companies employ. An experienced attorney from The Doan Law Firm will work with you to understand the merits of your case as fully as possible, and to help build your case to ensure that you receive the full amount of the damages to which you are entitled. The original settlement offered by the insurance company rarely covers the full extent of damages to which you are entitled, so it is important to seek representation as soon after the accident as is possible to ensure that no evidence is missed and that the full extent of the damages is uncovered as soon after the accident as possible.
Make no mistake, the driver at fault is liable for not only the repairs of the vehicle, but any injuries sustained by those inside. When death occurs as a result of the accident, the driver at fault is liable for these damages, as well. Representation ensures that you receive the full amount to which you are entitled for the damages sustained in the accident. By pursuing these damages, you ensure that the accident does not cause further burden to yourself or your finances and provides the aid you need to get your life back on track when an accident occurs.
The Doan Law Firm is a top car accident law firm serving clients throughout the state of Texas and nationwide
Our experienced attorneys are available for contact twenty-four hours a
day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, holidays included, because a
car accident can occur any day of the year. In addition to us being only
a phone call away, our clients receive a free initial consultation. In
this consultation, you meet with the attorney who will be handling your
case to discuss any pressing questions you have, and also to discuss the
best path forward to maximize the results of your specific case.
If you have recently been involved in an accident that was not your fault, you are entitled to the damages incurred by the accident. This includes more than just the damage to your vehicle, but includes your medical bills from any injuries sustained, the lost wages that have resulted from the accident, wrongful death, pain and suffering and loss of companionship. At The Doan Law Firm, we take our cases on a contingency basis, meaning we don’t collect our fee from you, but from the award we win for you. In other words, you never see a bill. When an accident occurs, don’t hesitate to call The Doan Law Firm to set up an initial consultation.
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