There are deadlines for bringing a lawsuit in court, so it is important that you contact Witherite Law Group right away to speak with a drunk driver accident attorney. We will listen to you and provide a quick and accurate assessment of your case.
According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, a recent study showed that 45 percent of the 3,504 traffic deaths occurring on Texas highways and roads in 2005 resulted from alcohol-related accidents. Thousands of other victims must cope with permanent disfigurement, scars, or life-altering injuries due to these terrible and avoidable accidents. These victims are not only statistics because they are innocent people who have suffered death or injury, and they must deal with medical expenses, lost earnings and wages, and lost companionship in addition to their pain and suffering. Our experienced team of Texas drunk driver accident attorneys has helped victims and their families of these accidents acquire the payments they deserve for their losses.
Under the Texas Dram Shop law, a bar owner, business owner, social host, or anyone who serves or provides liquor to a visibly intoxicated person may be held liable for damages caused after the driver gets behind the wheel of their vehicle. In cases where the behavior is reckless conduct, punitive damages may also be awarded to punish the drunk driver and the alcohol server.
The rules and regulations that administer legal responsibility for motor vehicle accidents caused by drunk drivers are complicated. The clients of Witherite Law Group, have benefited from our team’s thorough knowledge of these laws, detailed investigations, and experience with the strategies that insurance companies use to dispute valid claims. With our help, many of our clients have been awarded large jury verdicts or considerable settlements.
If you have been seriously injured or a loved one has died as a result of a motor vehicle accident from the negligence of a drunk driver, you may be entitled to payments from damages suffered. Our professional experts are available to privately discuss the laws and specific details of the accident that hold drunk drivers and others accountable. It will cost you nothing to contact us. Our network of investigators and legal and medical professionals will carefully investigate the accident, recognize all liable parties, and can also arrange necessary medical care if necessary. Our firm is owed nothing unless we successfully acquire compensation for the client’s claim.
There are deadlines in Texas for bringing a lawsuit in court, so it is important that you contact Witherite Law Group, right away to speak privately with a Texas drunk driver accident attorney. We will listen to you and provide a quick and accurate assessment of your case.