Driving While Intoxicated is a very selfish act. Putting passengers and other drivers at risk for severe injury or death is very irresponsible behavior. If you have sustained injuries from the negligence of an intoxicated individual, contact http://www.PeytonBurkhalterLaw.com. This attorney will advise you on the best course of action.
This devastating and life-changing act by a drunk driver can feel like a personal insult especially if you have lost a loved one because of someone’s irresponsibly or have been seriously injured because of an avoidable accident.
The Center For Disease Control in Louisiana reports the number of deaths attributed to drunk drivers between 2003−2012. During this period, there were over three thousand people killed in crashes because of a drunk driver. On the national scale, about eight hundred people are injured every day because of a drunk driver.
After a car accident, the insurance company of the drunk driver will contact you to offer a specified amount of money for a quick settlement to eliminate any future claims against the intoxicated driver. Remember the goal of the insurance company is to settle as quickly as possible with the least amount of money. Don’t agree to settle your claim or sign any documents without the advice of this experienced personal injury attorney.
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Metairie, LA 70002