The physical pain, disability, mounting medical bills and lost wages resulting from an accident caused by a distracted driver can have devastating and life-changing consequences for you and your family. While you focus on the immediate issue of regaining your health, let the personal injury lawyers at Benjamin J. Birdsall, III, LLC concentrate on recovering compensation for your injuries.
If you have been injured in a car, motorcycle, truck or pedestrian-related accident in the New Orleans area and throughout Louisiana caused by a distracted driver, you have a right to seek compensation for pain and suffering, past and future medical bills, loss of income, disability, disfigurement and emotional distress. We will press for the damages you deserve to cover the losses you’ve suffered.
Many states regulate the use of cellphones and other electronic devices by drivers. This is because phone calls and text messages take a driver’s mind and eyes off of the road. Any distraction can be enough to cause an accident. Drivers can become distracted for a number of reasons, including:
If you’ve been injured in an accident caused by a distracted driver, our attorneys will support your claim to hold the negligent driver accountable.
Our attorneys maintain a close professional relationship with top trauma doctors, chiropractors, forensics engineers, mechanics and collision reconstruction analysts and regularly consult these experts to help you obtain the best possible recovery for your injuries. At trial, these professional experts can deliver compelling testimony to help jurors understand the cause of the accident as well as the nature and extent of your injuries.
Consulting an attorney immediately following an auto accident is essential to the preservation of crucial evidence and witness testimony. In addition, Louisiana law places time limits on filing automobile accident claims. To ensure timely investigation of your claim, the attorneys at Benjamin J. Birdsall, III, LLC can schedule appointments on weekends or evenings and visit your home or hospital bed if you cannot come to our office. We are serious about holding distracted drivers accountable for the injuries they have caused.
Benjamin J. Birdsall, III, LLC in New Orleans represents injured clients throughout Louisiana who’ve been injured in auto accidents, including those caused by distracted drivers. Call 504-523-5413 or contact us online to schedule a Free consultation.