Helping Chicago Car Accident Victims Recover! Millions of people in the United States are involved in automobile accidents on an annual basis, many of whom suffer serious injuries.
Chicago Automobile Accident Lawyers
Drivers in Chicago are particularly prone to accidents due to the high volume of often impatient drivers on nearly every street. Such accidents can leave victims in pain and facing significant financial losses due to medical bills, missed work, and more. Fortunately, if your auto accident was caused by another party’s negligence, you are legally entitled to compensation for your accident-related losses. Experienced Chicago auto accident attorney John Buchmiller can help you receive the reimbursement you deserve.
Negligence in Chicago Automobile Accidents
There are many ways that a party’s negligence can cause a car accident and serious injuries. Some of the most common forms of negligence in accidents include the following:
- Impaired driving (DUI)
- Distracted driving
- Speeding, tailgating, or other aggressive driving behaviors
- Fatigued driving
- Running red lights or other traffic signals
- Violating other traffic laws
- Failing to adjust driving to adverse weather or high volume traffic conditions
- Road defects due to improper road maintenance
- Defective car parts
- Failing to maintain a vehicle
- Dangerous construction zones
A negligent party can be another driver, an automotive manufacturer, a government entity responsible for road maintenance, a construction company, and more. Determining the exact cause of your car accident is crucial in making sure that you file a legal claim against the correct party. An experienced auto accident attorney has the resources necessary to investigate your accident in order to determine whether any negligence may have contributed to the accident.
Recovery in an Auto Accident Case
Auto accident victims often wonder how a legal claim will help them recover for their losses. An attorney can help you recover for the following accident-related expenses:
- Emergency services
- Medical care (past and ongoing)
- Rehabilitation costs
- Lost wages and benefits
- Pain and suffering
- Permanent disability or disfigurement
- Impaired quality of life
These expenses can add up to tens of thousands of dollars, so you should always discuss recovery with a qualified attorney as soon as possible.
Contact an Experienced Chicago Auto Accident Attorney for a free consultation
Car accidents can leave victims shaken up, in pain, and confused regarding what to do next. After an accident, once you know your physical health is stabilized, you should always contact automobile accident attorney John Buchmiller to discuss how you may recover. Whether it involves negotiating with insurance companies or filing a lawsuit, Mr. Buchmiller is dedicated to helping accident victims obtain the recovery they deserve.
Do not hesitate to call 773-857-1832 for assistance today and to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.