Accidents involving drunk drivers can result in serious injuries or even death. If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident due to drunk driving, call CaseyGerry. Our team is prepared to do everything they can so that you recover full compensation. Call (619) 238-1811 or contact us online for a free consultation today.
A San Diego drunk driving accident lawyer will have the experience and resources necessary to protect your rights and ensure you recover fair compensation. Once you hire an attorney, they will begin by taking a number of actions on your behalf, such as:
The aftermath of a drunk driving accident can be devastating and may mean a lengthy recovery. Knowing someone is working tirelessly to obtain justice for you can allow you to focus on yourself and your family.
The injuries sustained from drunk driving accidents can be severe and commonly include:
Victims of drunk driving accidents often suffer trauma that impacts their quality of life physically, emotionally, and financially.
Although the majority of the blame for a drunk driving accident will fall on the intoxicated driver, there may be other parties that contributed. Here are a few examples of other parties that you may be able to hold liable if their negligence played a role and your collision was caused by a minor:
Under California’s dram shop law, bartenders, managers, and owners of establishments serving alcohol can potentially be liable for providing alcohol to an “obviously intoxicated minor” who goes on to injure another person by driving drunk. Another potentially liable party might be the driver’s employer if the intoxicated driver was working at the time of the accident.
If you were in an accident that was caused by a drunk driver, it is critical to speak to a lawyer. The intoxicated driver may be facing criminal charges, but they may also be civilly liable for your losses. We will evaluate your case and discuss your legal options for free. Call CaseyGerry today at (619) 238-1811 or feel free to send us a request online.