Taxi cabs are often driven by negligently by drivers who often speed, use narcotics or other intoxicating drugs before driving and drive recklessly. According to estimates, taxi related accidents take place more than 10 times per day on our streets. There are numerous causes of taxicab accidents, some of the most common factors being, taxi driver error, driver fatigue or distraction, speeding, failure to maintain automobile used as a taxicab, and driving while under the influence of an alcoholic substance or narcotic. Our Taxi Accident Attorney is here to answer all your questions and provide legal guidance when needed. All consultations regarding your claim are free of charge.
RIGHTS OF THE INJURED: If you have been involved in a recent taxicab related incident including being hit by a taxicab while walking, riding a bicycle or motorcycle, or a collision with a car contact our offices today to schedule a free no cost consultation with a trusted Taxi Accident Attorney.
These accidents lead to many serious injuries such as
Taxi cab companies possess a No Fault insurance coverage; meaning that is you are a passenger in a tax vehicle and sustained injuries as a result of an accident the taxi companies insurance must be held compelled responsible for any medical const and injuries you have suffered. The vast majority of Taxicab Corporations carry a $50,000 no-fault coverage, on top of any liability coverage provided by their insurance.
Many injuries and damages suffered by taxicab passenger exceed the $50,000 limit. It is always advised to contact a car accident personal injury lawyer regarding your matter so that you can be fully compensated for the injuries you have suffered.
If any individual has been hurt in a taxicab accident contact an emergency medical response team immediately. You health and safety should be paramount. Always, demand that the police and paramedics be called & never leave the accident scene without talking to the police until the emergency response team has arrived.
Other important task you should do after a taxicab incident are as follows.
Such information can be useful in getting you the compensation you are owed for your injuries and property damage. If you have been involved in a taxicab accident contact our auto collision hotline (855) DTLALAW to speak to a taxicab injury attorney and schedule a free consultation.
Our aggressive and accident Lawyers will keep on the offensive until we make sure you have been fully compensated for your injuries and vindicated for your loss. We will go to trial and take on negligent drivers and their insurance carriers’ so that your rights are protected. Victims of Taxicab and public transportation accidents are eligible to receive compensation for (1) All medical expenses resulting from injuries (2) Future medical costs and rehabilitation expenses (3) Pain and Suffering and mental anguish (4) Lost income (5) Cost of home and nursing care (6) Punitive Damages – where possible
In the state of California certain relatives of the deceased have the right to seek financial recovery for the death of their loved one due to the negligent or intentional acts of others. California Code of Civil Procedure Section 377.60 provides a basis for who can file a claim for wrongful death in the state of California, “The decedent’s surviving spouse, domestic partner, children, and issue of deceased children, or, if there is no surviving issue of the decedent, the persons, including the surviving spouse or domestic partner, who would be entitled to the property of the decedent by intestate succession.”
If you need a California taxi cab lawyer we can help. We will take care of every legal detail and make sure you achieve the highest compensation possible for your loss; in the meantime, concentrate on the most important part of this process – your recovery.
Remember that it is crucial to act quickly after you’ve been injured to report any accident claim before any limitations can lower or extinguish your rightful claim. Call us for a free consultation with one of our auto accident lawyers concerning your taxi related accident claim.