Vehicles are not supposed to rollover. When they do, they can cause the occupants serious personal injuries such as crushed or shattered bones, traumatic brain injuries, spine injuries, organ damage, and loss of limb. Rollovers can be the result of poor vehicle design or a roadway defect, mechanical failure, or a negligent driver. After suffering an injury in a Redwood City rollover accident, contact the attorneys at Danko Meredith Trial Lawyers. We will discuss the possibility of obtaining compensation for your injuries during a free consultation near you.
To obtain compensation for a rollover crash in Northern California, you will need to investigate your accident, identify the at-fault party, file a claim, negotiate with claims adjusters, and assess the true value of your damages claim. Redwood City rollover accident attorneys can help navigate the process and maximize your recovery. A lawyer will make sure no one compromises your rights during the payout process. Your attorney will fight for full and fair compensation in and out of the courtroom.
A vehicle may rollover due to forces that are external or internal to the vehicle. Although each car accident case is unique, certain factors cause rollover accidents more often than others:
Roadway hazards, unsafe vehicle designs, and a car “tripping” on an obstacle cause most rollover accidents. The person responsible for your damages could be a motor vehicle manufacturer, roadway maintenance crew, or a third-party driver. Our law firm can investigate your rollover to help you get answers.
California personal injury law could make you eligible to recover expenses such as hospital bills, lost wages, and compensation for pain and suffering associated with your injury. But to obtain an award for the injuries you suffered in a rollover accident, you will need to file the right type of claim. Most car accident cases start with insurance claims. If the claim cannot be resolved informally, the next step is a lawsuit. In California the statute of limitations to file a lawsuit can be as short as 6 months after an accident.
The sooner you consult with an attorney, the sooner you can get answers to your questions and concerns. A Redwood City car accident attorney at Danko Meredith can advise you on whether you have grounds for a lawsuit. If you do, one of our attorneys may offer to represent you in making your claim. Send us a message now or call us at (650) 453-3600 to schedule your consultation.