Common sense tells us that texting while driving is dangerous, yet people do it all the time. If you or a loved one has been injured by the careless actions of a distracted driver, it is important to consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer. Your compensation could depend on it.
According to a study by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, truck drivers were 23 times more likely to cause an accident while text messaging. The consequences of this negligent behavior can be devastating, often resulting in catastrophic injuries and even wrongful death.
I fight for the rights of people who have been injured by distracted driving and those who have lost loved ones in fatal distracted driving accidents. I handle cases involving texting while driving as well as other forms of distracted driving, including:
Texting while driving is now a primary offense in Louisiana, meaning police officers can stop and ticket drivers solely for texting while behind the wheel. If you were injured by a distracted driver, the law is on your side. I can help you pursue the compensation you need while holding the reckless individual responsible for his or her actions.
WHEN YOU WORK WITH MY FIRM, YOU WORK WITH ME. I WILL PERSONALLY HANDLE YOUR CASE AND WORK WITH YOU CLOSELY TO HELP YOU UNDERSTAND YOUR RIGHTS AND OPTIONS.