Miami Car Accident Lawyer
Following a car accident in Miami, you can be left with serious injuries that affect your ability to work or spend quality time with your family. Additionally, you may experience heavy financial burdens due to your medical expenses and inability to work.
What Causes Miami Car Accidents?
Florida law requires drivers to exercise reasonable caution when operating their motor vehicles. In order the prove negligence in a car accident claim, you must be able to show that the driver of the other car did not exercise reasonable caution, and that his or her carelessness led to the accident that directly caused your injuries.
Negligence behind the wheel can include, but is not limited to:
- Driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol
- Disobeying traffic laws
- Driving on the wrong side of the road
- Violating the right-of-way of other drivers or pedestrians
- Driving while distracted or tired
Getting You the Compensation You Deserve After Your Miami Car Accident
When filing a car accident claim, you will more than likely need to deal with an insurance company. Insurance companies are most interested in their own bottom line and may be try to take advantage of you if you’re not familiar with the terms they use or with the value of your case.
After a car accident in Miami, it is important to gather as many facts as possible that can help you in your personal injury claim. Car accidents can result in serious or even catastrophic injuries, leaving you unable to work or provide for your family.
An attorney from Wolf & Pravato can help in gathering police reports, traffic tickets, photos of the accident scene, names and contact information of witnesses, medical records and bills, photos of your injuries, wage stubs to show that you weren’t able to work due to your injuries and any other documentation relevant to your claim in order to prove negligence.
For more information regarding your rights in Miami or if you have had a car accident in Miami, contact the experienced car accident lawyers in Miami at the Law Offices of Wolf & Pravato.