Car Accident Attorney in Austin

Causes of Car Accidents

In 2011, the city of Austin saw a total of 11,852 traffic accidents, 3,347 of which involved serious injuries and 49 of which involved 1 or more fatalities. Anyone who has been injured in such an accident because of someone else's negligence can file a car accident claim to recover damages. Some of the most common causes of car accidents in today's society include various forms of distracted driving, such as engaging in the following activities instead of paying attention to the road:

  • Texting
  • Talking on the phone
  • Eating
  • Putting on makeup
  • Adjusting the stereo or GPS

At Melendez Law Firm, PC, an Austin personal injury attorney can investigate your accident to gather evidence and establish negligence. By proving that another person was responsible for causing your accident because he or she was not paying attention to the road, we can maximize your compensation.

Damages Caused in Car Accidents

Car accidents range from rear-end accidents and T-bone collisions to head-on collisions and rollover accidents. Any of these accidents could result in serious injuries such as whiplash, seat belt injuries, air bag injuries, broken bones, or head injuries. Get immediate medical attention if you have sustained any such injuries in a crash. Then, speak with an Austin personal injury attorney from Melendez Law Firm, PC to learn how we can recover your damages.

Speak with an Austin Personal Injury Lawyer

After a serious car accident, you need the counsel and representation of a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Melendez Law Firm, PC can help you get the medical treatment that you need and work to ensure that your bills are covered by the liable party's insurance. As seasoned trial lawyers, we are always prepared to take your case to court but we are also capable of negotiating excellent settlements whenever possible. Learn more through a free case evaluation with a lawyer from our firm. Contact us today!

Melendez Law Firm, PLLC
Personal Injury Attorney
Located at 4100 Duval Road, Building 4, #104
Austin TX 78759
Phone: (512) 467-0600

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