Car accidents happen every single day across the country. Though they are common, the injuries, damages, and losses suffered as a result of a car accident can vary greatly. When you or a loved one is involved in an accident on the road caused by another driver, you may be entitled to compensation that helps with the costs of your recovery. As car accident attorneys with over 50 years of combined experience with personal injury cases, we can provide strong representation so that you can focus on what matters most — your recovery.
Types of Car Accident Cases We Handle
Rice & Bloomfield represents people injured in car, motorcycle or truck accidents in Southern California. We handle all types of cases arising from:
- Careless Drivers
- Drunk Drivers
- Hit and Run Accidents
- Uninsured Motorists Crashes
- Underinsured Motorists’ Collisions
The types of car accident cases we handle include those involving other cars, SUVs, motorcycles, pedestrians, semi-tractor trailer collisions and rollovers.
Causes of Car Accidents
We are experienced and skilled in handling all types of car accident cases, regardless of the cause. Some of the more common causes of car accidents involve a driver who is:
- Rear-Ended You
- Made a Left Turn in Front of You
- Failed to Stop At a Stop Sign
- Ran a Red Light
- Texting While Driving
Whether the person that hit you was doing any of the above or has other reasons for colliding with your vehicle, they should still be held responsible for their actions. Especially when your injuries cause additional financial burden and decrease your quality of life.
Car Accident Injuries
The injury you may have suffered from these types of accidents can be severe and life-altering. You may have suffered:
- An Injury to Your Head, Neck, or Back (whiplash)
- Burns to Your Head or Neck
- Nerve Damage
- Disc Injury
- Broken or Dislocated Bones or Limbs
- Lost Use of Part of Your Body
Whether your injuries are minor or severe, you've likely stacked up medical bills, lost wages due to missing work, and wondered how you'll be able to deal with the insurance companies and other drivers involved. Dealing with the aftermath of an accident can be stressful and overwhelming, but you don't have to take on your legal situation alone.