A critical component of any Miami car accident claim has to do with issues of liability. If the other driver was reckless or negligent and this caused your injuries, you may be able to hold the driver responsible for those injuries. Liability issues may also affect other parties as well, in the event that the car parts were defective. A Miami personal injury lawyer can evaluate your claim and determine the relevant liability issues.
One of the most common challenges for those injured in a vehicle accident is dealing with insurance claims. The right Miami personal injury lawyers for you can help you navigate the challenges of the car accident claim and serve as your representative so that you can focus on the treatment you need for your medical injuries.
If you have recently been injured in a car accident, the personal injury attorneys at Diamond & Diamond can assist you with filing a timely claim. Our offices serve clients throughout the Miami area and we have earned a reputation as an assertive firm, fighting for injury victim rights.
Anyone who drinks and drives is ignoring the fact that they’re putting lives at risk. Attorneys at Diamond & Diamond are strong advocates for victims of drunk driving accidents. Criminal prosecutors seek punishment for drunk drivers, as do personal injury lawyers. However, these lawyers also seek damages to compensate the victim. Contact Diamond & Diamond today!
Rear end collisions are one of the most common types of vehicle accidents. They often occur when the driver behind is following too closely for their speed and other driving conditions. A momentary distraction in these cases can be all that’s needed to make a rear end collision unavoidable. A domino effect often occurs in this type of accident, resulting in the collision of multiple vehicles. Contact Diamond & Diamond today!
Our auto injury attorneys review the circumstances of the accident to identify evidence of fault on the part of other parties. We then pursue your claim for damages whether through settlement or trial to protect your rights to adequate compensation.
Distracted driving is becoming a more common cause of vehicle accidents. Putting on makeup and eating have always been distractions for drivers, but texting, phone calls and checking email now provide additional causes of distracted driving accidents. Drivers have a duty to remain alert and aware of their surroundings while operating a motor vehicle. Anyone injured as a result of a driver who chooses to concentrate on anything but the road deserves compensation. Contact Diamond & Diamond today!
The most common causes of car accidents are: 1. Distracted driving. 2. Drunk driving 3. Speeding 4. Weather circumstances 5. Fatigue/falling asleep while on the wheel. A lot of car accidents are also caused by mere carelessness and poor judgement. Some aggressive drivers who always want to get ahead of everything and everyone on the road are the ones to most likely drive recklessly.
In most cases, soft tissue injuries are most common after car accidents. This means that damages to the connective tissues, nerve endings and muscles are most common. Here are the some of the other common injuries after a car accident: 1. Arm and Leg Injuries 2. Head, Neck and Chest Injuries 3. Scrapes/cuts 4. Fractured Bones
In reality, there is no fixed amount or average amount for a car settlement in Miami. The value of the settlement vary widly due to some factors which influence how much a victim receives. When injuries and damages are severe, the settlement amount is higher.
If you or a loved one was involved in an accident, it is best to stop, protect the scene, call the authorities and seek medical attention.
When filing a car accident claim, you need to have information, such as the detailed description of the accident, policy number, medical records and names of the authorities you contacted after the accident.
Under Florida’s statute of limitation, you have up to four years to file a claim due to a car accident.
If you or a loved one has suffered injuries from a car accident, the personal injury team at Diamond and Diamond Miami is available to assist. Call our 24-hour injury hotline at 1-800-567-HURT for a free consultation!