Distractions On California’s Roadways
When drivers are distracted, they can be a danger to other drivers and even to bicyclists and pedestrians sharing the roads and crosswalks. This can result in damage to other vehicles, severe injuries including neurological damage and even the death of other drivers. If you or a loved one have been the victim of a distracted driver, an experienced attorney can help you receive the compensation you need in the aftermath of that accident.
The team at Padilla Law Group, LLP, has spent years advocating for victims in North County and the surrounding area after they have been injured in an accident. If you have been injured by a distracted driver, we are here to help. We will treat your case with the attention and dedication that you deserve. We will work to secure the best possible results for you.
Causes Of Distracted Driving
The tragic results of distracted driving accidents are largely avoidable. Common distractions that take drivers’ attention away from the road include:
- Texting or making a phone call
- Using smartphone applications
- Using a GPS navigation system or reading a map
- Adjusting the radio, CD or mp3 player
- Eating and drinking
- Rowdy or talkative passengers
- Watching videos
- Grooming activities like applying makeup or brushing hair
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, we will work to ensure that your accident is investigated fully to determine if other drivers were distracted at the time. Our compassionate and experienced staff will also help you file your personal injury claim and fight for the compensation you are due for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.
Free Evaluation For Your Distracted Driving Case
If you or a loved one has been injured in a distracted driving incident, you can trust in our experience to guide you and help you pursue the compensation you deserve. Contact us online or call our Encinitas office at 858-481-5454 to tell us more about your case.