Distracted Driving Accidents in Reno
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Today, almost every American has access to bank accounts, email, navigational
maps, and contact with other individuals using their cellphone. While
this simplifies various parts of life, these small electronic devices
can cause fatal collisions if a person chooses to use their device while
driving. According to
Distraction.Gov, nearly 660,000 individuals use their cellphones while driving, creating
serious risks for other persons sharing the road.
When another individual becomes the victim of a distracted driving crash,
they may be able to file a lawsuit against the responsible driver. Because
these types of cases can be extremely complicated, it is wise for the
injured person to seek legal representation following an accident caused
by a distracted driver.
An experienced lawyer can help you pursue monetary compensation or the
- Medical expenses
- Physical therapy expenses
- Lost wages
- Emotional distresses
- Chiropractic costs
At Joey Gilbert Law, our Reno distracted driving attorneys are committed
to safeguarding the rights of the injured. For relentless legal defense,
call our firm today, or
fill out a case evaluation form!
Different Forms of Distracted Driving
Different forms of distracted driving exist. In fact, all forms of distracted
driving can be categorized into three categories: mental distraction,
physical distraction, and visual distraction. In some cases, a form of
distracted driving can be classified into multiple categories simultaneously.
Below is a list of some of the most common forms of distracted driving:
- Talking to passengers
- Talking on the phone
- Examining maps
- Manipulating electronic devices
All types of distracted driving leaves other drivers in serious danger.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 3,154
individuals suffered fatal injuries in 2013 due to distracted driving
Harmed in a Distracted Driving Accident? Contact Joey Gilbert Law.
If you were injured by a distracted driver, you must seek seasoned legal
advocacy as soon as possible. At Joey Gilbert Law, we do not believe any
person deserves to suffer a lifetime of pain or consequences due to another
person’s negligence, recklessness, or carelessness, and that is
why we are ready to safeguard your rights. When you choose to work with
our team, we will do everything in our power to pursue maximum financial
compensation for your injuries.
Do not wait to retain the legal advocacy you need. To speak with
a Reno distracted driving lawyer today,
call our team, or
fill out a free case evaluation form online.