We live in a world filled with distractions that can cause drivers to lose focus and attention on the task of safe driving. In an active place like Miami, this is particularly true. Driving distractions are extremely dangerous, however, resulting in some of the most serious car accidents on the roadway. If you have suffered distracted driving accident injuries in Miami that have created expenses and impacts beyond what your personal injury protection (PIP) policy can compensate, an experienced distracted driving accident injury lawyer can help you understand the process of seeking compensation through a personal injury lawsuit.
Distracted driving, often referred to as driver inattention, occurs when something inside or outside of the vehicle causes the driver to:
Driver inattention can result in some of the most catastrophic accident injuries around. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 3,000 people lose their lives on U.S. roadways each year as a result of driving distractions. Many thousands more suffer serious injuries such as:
Most states have traffic laws that prohibited individuals from operating a motor vehicle while engaging in highly distracting activities such as texting and other cell phone use. Beyond specific laws, drivers have a duty of care to operate their vehicles in a way that does not endanger the lives and safety of other people. In order to prove liability in your distracted driving case, the following elements must be shown:
If you've been injured in an accident with a distracted driver, here are the steps you need to take:
If you have suffered injuries in Miami in this type of accident, a distracted driving accident injury lawyer can provide a number of services focused on ensuring you are able to recover the maximum amount of compensation available to you for the expenses and impacts of your accident. Some of those services include:
Contact an experienced Miami distracted driving accident injury lawyer to discuss your options.
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