Car Accident Law Firm in East Los Angeles, California

Mendez and Sanchez - Car Accident Law Firm in East Los Angeles, California

Automotive safety innovation has actually advanced swiftly over recent years, yet collisions remain one of the leading root causes of major injury and death in The state of California. If you were harmed or lost someone close to you in a collision that another certain person led to, you might be qualified for compensation for all resulting medical bills, lost income, as well as other damages. Our East Los Angeles car accident attorneys can help you fight for the best possible settlement. We've worked with thousands of accident victims and have actually won cumulatively hundreds of millions of dollars for our clients. Our goal will be to give you fairly compensated immediately, however, we're not afraid to go to trial if the insurance provider declines to comply.

For a free assessment, call us today at (323) 838 - 1444 as well as work with the very best vehicle accident lawyer

The source of the car accident might have some effect on the type of vehicle accident that takes place, along with the severity of the vehicle accident. Not just can automobile accidents include different sorts of motor vehicles as well as victims-- i.e. motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, tractor-trailer accidents, etc.-- but they can likewise take place in a number of various ways. Several of one of the most common sorts of vehicle accidents consist of:

  1. Head-on crashes. Head-on accidents are just one of the least common kinds of accidents, yet one of the most harmful. When a head-on crash takes place, victims are at risk of suffering extreme injuries, a few of which may be fatal.
  2. Rear-end crashes. Completely the opposite of the above, rear-end collisions are rather common and also hardly ever result in distressing injuries. However, they ought to not be ignored; if a rear-end collision takes place while automobiles are traveling at a high speed, they can be fatal.
  3. Sideswipe crashes. A sideswipe accident occurs when two cars are traveling alongside each other in the same direction and prevails when one automobile attempts to switch lanes without seeing an approaching or parallel motor vehicle.
  4. T-bone crashes. This kind of dreadful accident is frequently accompanied by fatal injuries. As its name indicates, a T-bone collision refers to an accident where one motor vehicle runs straight (head-on) into the side of one more. T-bone accidents are most typical at crossways.
  5. Rollover accidents. Among the most dangerous accident kinds, rollover accidents can include two or more cars but are likewise frequently single-vehicle accidents. These accidents are a lot more typical when vehicles are traveling at an unsafe speed.

Sorts Of Vehicle Accidents

While some accidents may happen because of a vehicle malfunction-- like a tire blowout-- or an additional unforeseeable factor-- like a wild animal rushing out right into the roadway-- many vehicle accidents are caused due to motorist mistakes. Driver error is an overarching term that can be made use of to define a wide range of harmful and also dangerous driving behaviors. A few of one of the most typical sources of car driver error, which inevitably cause an accident, include:

  1. Distracted driving, consisting of using a mobile phone, talking to people, eating or drinking, and tending to pet dogs or children
  2. Speeding or traveling at a dangerous speed 
  3. Rage driving, consisting of tailgating, unlawfully transforming lanes, and unsafely passing another car;
  4. Falling to yield at stop sign, traffic light, or various other crossway types; and
  5. Driving while impaired, either by alcohol, drugs, or tiredness.

It must be kept in mind that the above list is not inclusive; there are many harmful driving behaviors that might lead to a driver's mistake, which can consequently create an accident. Again, there are likewise some accidents that are caused because of aspects that are uncertain as well as have little to do with drivers' mistakes, such as ice, snow, haze, as well as various other harmful road problems.

The experienced East Los Angeles car accident lawyers at Mendez and Sanchez APC have seen it all-- we can represent you during your auto accident claim, no matter the sort of accident you have actually been involved in or the cause.


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