Atlanta Distracted Driving Accident Attorneys
The Weinstein Firm helps people injured or killed in Atlanta distracted driving accidents
There are many things that need to happen after a distracted driving crash, so that injured people can begin to recover from both their physical and financial losses. When a fatality happens, a number of legal processes need to take place to ensure that family members are compensated for their lost loved one. We offer years of experience working with injured people to manage obtain full settlements
Distracted diving collisions are a major safety and economic issue for the Atlanta community.
Common causes of distracted driving crashes in Atlanta
According to the U.S. government site DistractedDriving.gov, the most common causes of distracted driving collisions include:
- Using a cell phone or smartphone
- Eating and drinking
- Talking to passengers
- Reading, including maps
- Using a GPS system
- Watching a video
- Adjusting a radio or CD player
Despite many efforts to educate drivers and prevent these dangerous behaviors, the problem continues to grow.
Atlanta’s resources help injured people during and after a distracted driving accident
The Atlanta Police Department offers information on accidents, and also provide information on filing a police report and on obtaining or filing a police report after an accident.
The Atlanta Fire/Rescue Department responds to accidents, and may be able to provide additional information that will help during the insurance claim or wrongful death claim process.
The major Atlanta hospitals include Emory University Hospital, Piedmont Hospital, and Northside Hospital, and Atlanta Medical Center. After treatment for injuries, contact them to get copies of medical records and bills.
As soon as possible, an injured person should contact their insurance company to find out if medical treatment is covered under their insurance policy.
When a distracted driving accident is serious or fatal, let the Weinstein Firm help you
When an injury is serious or a death occurs, the next step is to find an experienced Atlanta personal injury attorney to start the financial recovery process by launching an insurance claim. Major injury or wrongful death claims are complicated and difficult to manage.
Contact us today to get your questions answered and receive a free case evaluation. We can help you get your life back on track.