Texting while driving is strictly outlawed in Virginia, but that does not stop negligent motorists from doing it. If you get hit by a driver who was texting behind the wheel, the impending criminal case against them is not the same as a civil lawsuit for damages, nor does their conviction mean they are liable for your compensation. You need to start thinking about filing a claim against them as soon as possible.
Our experienced Charlottesville personal injury lawyers from Central Virginia Litigation, PLC can help you create a solid claim to bring against the reckless driver that hurt you and your family. Your recovery is our top priority.
When we work on your case, we will want to see you compensated for:
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Distracted drivers are all over the road at all hours of the day. According to several safety organizations, a large majority of these drivers are distracted by their cellphones; the National Safety Council (NSA) even estimates that 20% to 40% of all car accidents are caused to some extent by a driver using their smartphone at the time of the collision. No matter how defensive and careful you might be, you could be blindsided by a driver that is texting while driving.
Why is texting and driving so dangerous? It involves three forms of distraction:
Our team of Charlottesville car accident attorneys want nothing more than to see you resting comfortably while you recuperate from your injuries that were caused by a negligent texting driver. The insurance company you are up against might not be able to claim the same thing. Let us stand by your side and act on your behalf, fighting anyone that tries to deny you compensation while you take it easy.