The facts surrounding drunk driving accidents are heart-breaking. Of course, the saddest thing is that they could so easily be avoided.
Most people know that drunk drivers often face serious criminal charges did you know that they can also face serious civil liability if they are sued by their victims? In some cases, drunk drivers can be made to pay punitive damages in injury cases. If you’ve been injured in a drunk-driving accident, an insurance claim and possible civil lawsuit are your recourse when attempting to recover medical expenses, lost wages, property damage and pain and suffering.
We understand that your case is about more than just recovering monetary damages — you want justice. Consulting an experienced personal injury attorney will ensure that not only is the drunk driver held accountable for his or her actions, but his or her insurance company pays for the full extent of your injuries.
PUT EXPERIENCE TO WORK FOR YOU
There are many variables to consider in any accident causing injuries — drunk driving accidents have an added emotional element because they are often avoidable. The irresponsibility of one person can have devastating consequences on the lives of many.