Sadly, DUI accidents are on the rise in California and throughout the United States. While most people don’t intend to get in an accident, the intention doesn’t mean much in the aftermath should an accident happen. If you or a loved one have been injured in a DUI accident and suffered injuries, the team at The Adjadj Legal Group is adept at helping you get the compensation and pain relief that you deserve.
Knowing that the individual responsible for the accident will be held accountable by the law, it won’t pay for the loss of enjoyment of life, high medical bills, or potential time out of work. Filing a civil lawsuit against a drunk driver can make a meaningful difference in your life and the lives of DUI accident victims.
After a DUI accident and wrongful death cases, you and your family may be dealing with medical treatments, learning how to cope, and in some sad cases, dealing with funeral arrangements. We can do so much more to help you than just a pursuit of a settlement to help you heal and not stress over the ins and outs of the possible case.
Whether you need help negotiating with insurance representatives or need help finding the proper medical care, The Adjadj Legal Group can help! We specialize in general accidents and accidents involving a potential DUI case. Without an experienced San Diego DUI accident lawyer, some victims may never recover the compensation they deserve.
WHY SHOULD I FILE A CLAIM FOR MY INJURIES?
If the driver who was drunk received a DUI from the courts, then you have a great chance of successfully pursuing a personal injury claim. A personal injury claim can help you through lost wages, medical bills and emotional damages. If you are unsure about your options, please call for a free consultation with a skilled San Diego DUI accident attorney.
HOW CAN I PRESS CHARGES FOR A DUI CRASH?
While driving drunk is illegal itself, causing a collision or wrongful death can a lot more to the drunk driver’s situation. If you want to press charges, the injured driver must prove that:
The other driver possessed a duty to drive in a safe manner, preventing accidents.
The other driver did not fulfill this duty to operate their vehicle responsibly.
The other driver’s negligence caused the incident that injured them.
They sustained verifiable injuries from the accident.
STEPS TO TAKE AFTER A DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT
If you are unsure what to do after a drunk driving accident, seek appropriate medical care and talk to a San Diego DUI accident attorney as soon as possible. The attorneys at The Adjadj Legal group can help you create a plan of action!
If you are able to, get information from the scene of the accident. Call the police, talk to witnesses, and do your best to record as much about the accident as you can possibly remember. Try and take pictures of the scene and also your own injuries.
Medical Information: This can be difficult but keep copies of all your medical forms, prescriptions, and bills.
Insurance Provider: It’s very important you contact your insurance provider as soon as possible and provide them with all the facts. Do not accept any settlement offers immediately after an accident.
Talk to an attorney: Injuries after an accident can be immediately identifiable or may take time to develop in the days and weeks after an accident. Consult a San Diego DUI accident attorney if and when you notice any injuries develop after an accident.
So don’t suffer any longer! Please call us today for a consultation!