Auto Accident – Table of Contents
Car accidents account for a high percentage of personal injury claims in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, every 10 seconds someone in America is involved in a car accident. Annually, more than 40,000 people are killed in approximately 5 million motor vehicle accidents. This means over 100 fatalities occur each day on our nation’s roadways.
The economic costs of these car accidents are staggering, amounting to more than $150 billion each year. Chances are that during your lifetime you will be involved in at least one auto accident. You should be prepared and aware of your legal rights. If you have been injured in a car accident, you may not be sure what steps to take to protect your rights. The days and weeks following a serious car accident are traumatic, stressful, and overwhelming. Much of this stress can be alleviated with the assistance of our auto accident lawyers. Contact the Seattle car accident attorneys of Wiener & Lambka so that they can examine your case and answer any questions you may have.