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AUTO ACCIDENTS

 

THE LAW

Every driver has the legal duty to operate his or her vehicle in a reasonably safe manner to prevent injuries to others. If a driver acts in an unsafe manner and causes injury to another person, he or she will be found to be negligent and at fault for the car accident. There are many different forms of negligence that can lead to traffic-related accidents, including:

DUI

DISTRACTED DRIVING

AGGRESSIVE DRIVING

 

RECOVERABLE DAMAGES

An injured plaintiff can claim the following damages, both past and future:

MEDICAL EXPENSES

LOSS OF INCOME

LOSS OF EARNING CAPACITY

PROPERTY DAMAGE

PHYSICAL PAIN

DISFIGUREMENT

PHYSICAL IMPAIRMENT

EMOTIONAL DISTRESS

MENTAL SUFFERING

LOSS OF ENJOYMENT OF LIFE

LOSS OF HOUSEHOLD SERVICES

LOSS OF CONSORTIUM

 

WRONGFUL DEATH DAMAGES

In wrongful death cases, plaintiffs can claim the following damages, both past and future:

LOSS OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT

LOSS OF GIFTS OR BENEFITS

FUNERAL AND BURIAL EXPENSES

LOSS OF HOUSEHOLD SERVICES

LOSS OF LOVE AND COMPANIONSHIP

LOSS OF COMFORT AND CARE

LOSS OF ASSISTANCE

LOSS OF PROTECTION

LOSS OF AFFECTION

LOSS OF SOCIETY

LOSS OF MORAL SUPPORT

LOSS OF TRAINING AND GUIDANCE

 
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