Ventura Drunk Driving Accident Lawyers Seek Justice For Victims Across California
Obtaining compensation for your damages caused by another driver’s drinking and driving
A driver who chooses to drive while intoxicated puts every other driver on the road at risk of injury or death. The criminal courts punish the drunk driver who caused your injuries, but that does not help you recover compensation for your damages. The attorneys at Crane Flores, LLP have extensive experience gaining substantial awards for victims of alcohol-related accidents. Let us help you recover a damage reward and obtain justice.
California drunk driving statistics
Even with all the campaigns against drinking and driving, alcohol is still a major contributor to many vehicle accidents. In 2008 alone, there were:
- 920 fatal accidents in California where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.08% or higher
- 1,029 people killed in California in accidents where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.08% or higher
- 170 people killed in California accidents where at least one driver had a BAC between 0.01% and 0.07%
- 1,198 total deaths caused in California where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.01% or higher
If you or a loved one has been involved in a crash caused by a driver under the influence of alcohol, confer with a Santa Barbara personal injury attorney to determine your right to seek compensation for your damages.
How do victims of drunk driving accidents seek compensation?
The California civil courts let victims recover financial compensation for the injuries and other damage a drunk driver caused. Examples of monetary damages you may be able to recover are:
It is important that you consult a personal injury attorney at Crane Flores, LLP before you speak with an insurance adjuster. The insurance company tries to force accident victims to settle for the least possible amount of money. We do not let this happen. It is our goal to get you the most money we can in your circumstances.
Types of injuries in drunk driving accidents in Ventura, CA
When you are involved in an alcohol-related accident, a vast number of injuries can result. Serious injuries often result if you were in a motorcycle accident or a truck accident. Some of the common injuries we have handled include:
Whether you were hit by a drunk driver while in a car, on a bicycle or in a pedestrian accident, we are prepared to help. We guide you through the process of obtaining the compensation you are owed, step by step.
Contact experienced personal injury attorneys for a free initial consultation
At Crane Flores, LLP, our goal is to serve you. We give you a free initial consultation and 24-hour service. We have offices in Santa Barbara, Oxnard and Ventura, California. Contact us at 805.568.5927 or online. We do not charge a fee unless we recover a monetary award for you.