As motorists, we all have an obligation to be completely aware of our surroundings at all times when we’re behind the wheel. Unfortunately, some drivers are more concerned with checking their text messages on their phone or deciding what song to play next on their radio, which can result in an automobile accident that can cause serious injury or death to another party.
If you have suffered a severe injury derived from an auto accident caused by a distracted driver, our Myrtle Beach auto accident attorney is dedicated to helping you recover your entitled compensation. By evaluating your case, we can develop an aggressive and personalized plan to obtain the justice you deserve.
In today’s society, we are heavily reliant on our mobile phones in order to constantly stay connected with our world. When someone uses their phone while driving, they can exhibit similar behaviors as those driving while intoxicated. They drive and react more slowly, weave in and out of their lane, and fail to be aware of their surroundings. Texting forces drivers to take their attention away from the road for a matter of seconds, which is an ample amount of time for an accident to occur.
Other common distractions include the following:
At Lam Law Firm, we are devoted to educating the public about the dangers of distracted driving car accidents, as well as committed to protecting the rights of those seriously injured by distracted drivers. We can investigate the circumstances surrounding your case and evaluate the evidence we collect or gathered by police to provide you with the legal services necessary to get your life back on the right path. We are ready to hold the negligent drivers accountable for their actions today.