What Does a Rear-end accident attorney Do?
A rear-end accident lawyer specializes in handling cases related to rear-end auto accidents, providing legal representation and guidance to accident victims.
A rear-end accident lawyer will provide a free consultation to understand the details of a case. They will listen to an accident victim's account of the collision, review any evidence, and assess the potential legal claims and defenses.
Investigating the Car crash
An accident investigation includes collecting evidence such as photos of injuries, the accident scene, and vehicle damage, police reports, witness statements, and videos of the accident scene.
Based on the investigation, a lawyer will assess liability in the rear-end accident. They will determine who was at fault and evaluate the negligence of the other party involved.
An attorney can negotiate with the insurance company on their client's behalf. They will handle communication with the claims adjuster and work to secure a fair settlement that covers all relevant damages. If an agreement cannot be reached, the lawyer may file a personal injury lawsuit.
Represent Clients in Court
If filing a lawsuit is necessary, an accident lawyer will file the appropriate legal documents and represent their client in court proceedings
What Causes Rear end collisions?
In a rear-end collision, the lead driver's vehicle is struck from behind by another vehicle. These accidents can be caused by a variety of factors, including:
- Distracted driving
- Sudden stops
- Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol
- Inclement weather
- Mechanical failure
- Fatigued driving
Who gets hurt worse in rear end accidents?
In a rear-end auto accident, the severity of injuries can vary depending on several factors.
When a rear vehicle collides with the back of another vehicle, the driver in the rear may experience significant damage. The impact can cause whiplash, a common injury in rear-end collisions.
The front vehicle driver has the advantage of seeing the impending collision and can somewhat prepare. However, the front vehicle driver can still sustain injuries, including:
- Back injuries
- Facial injuries
- Head injuries
- Spinal injuries
Contact Us Today
If you have been injured in a rear-end accident caused by a negligent driver, a car accident lawyer at MVP Accident Attorneys can help you seek compensation for your injuries and damages.
Our legal team has the skills, resources, and experience needed to build a strong case that will hold the at-fault driver accountable for their negligence. Contact MVP Accident Attorneys today for a free consultation and expert legal advice.
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Brett S. Sachs graduated from Michigan State University College of Law with Cum Laude Honors. While attending Michigan State, Brett was awarded for his service in the Michigan State University College of Law Civil Rights Clinic, where he represented prisoners of the Michigan Department of Corrections from injustices brought upon them. Learn more.
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