St. Louis Lawyers Holding Distracted Drivers Accountable
While cellphones have positively changed the way we communicate, they have also negatively impacted the way people drive. Even though studies show that a texting driver is often more dangerous than a drunk driver, motorists throughout the St. Louis area continue to engage in this hazardous activity. Unfortunately, even a split-second distraction while driving can have devastating consequences.
To schedule a free consultation with a dedicated personal injury attorney, reach out to our office in St. Louis today. We represent victims of distracted driving in Missouri and Illinois.
An Established Personal Injury Law Firm Fighting For You
If you were injured in a car accident due to a texting or otherwise distracted driver, Hullverson Law Firm can help. Our law firm has been fighting for the rights of accident victims for more than 90 years and has a solid track record of obtaining the compensation that our clients deserve.
After your accident, our lawyers will use all legal means necessary to prove liability. This may include securing the phone/texting records of the driver who injured you, analyzing police reports and interviewing any witnesses. Once we have established fault, we will turn to working with your medical specialists to quantify the full extent of your injuries. This means the medical problems you face now, as well as any lifelong implications. When you work with our law firm, we will seek the maximum compensation for all of your injuries, medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
You May Be Entitled To Punitive Damages
Texting while driving and cellphone use while driving continue to cause accidents. By bringing a lawsuit, not only can you obtain the compensation you deserve, but it can also send a strong signal that this behavior should not be tolerated.
In the majority of distracted driving injury claims, the victim is entitled to financial recovery to pay for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. However, depending on the specific circumstances in your case, you may be eligible for punitive damages as well.
We Advocate For Those Injured By Any Type Of Distracted Driving Activity
Though texting while driving is one of the most common forms of distracted driving, our law firm handles accidents caused by any type of distracted driving activity, such as:
- Sending emails while driving
- Dialing a number or talking on a cellphone while driving
- Eating or drinking while driving
- Applying makeup while driving
- Programming GPS systems while driving
- Using dashboard computer system while driving
- Adjusting radio while driving
- Distracted by passengers while driving
The First Step Starts With A Call To Our Law Firm
If another driver’s negligence caused your injuries, reach out to our St. Louis law firm locally at 314-802-4928 or toll free at 866-217-4974 for a free consultation. Our personal injury attorneys can help you understand your rights and options, and how to move forward.