Drunk Driving Accidents

Alpharetta Drunk Driving Accidents Attorney

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Thousands of people each year become victims of drunk driving accidents. It is clearly against the law to drink and drive; unfortunately the negligent action causes many traffic collisions that injure and kill innocent people. An injury victim may lose work and a loss of income can place undue financial hardship on a household. Injuries may result in prolonged hospitalization and long-term rehabilitation.

Following a drunk driving accident, contact an Alpharetta auto accdent lawyer for legal assistance and advice as to the steps to take that protect the rights of accident victims. The Williamson Law Firm represents many drunk driving accident injury victims and families of those fatally injured. Our law firm understands the emotional impact of a drunk driving accident as well as the difficulties that can result from physical injuries. It is good to know that following an accident, clients can trust our law firm to represent them with the goal of obtaining maximum monetary compensation for their injuries and suffering.

Common Injuries Caused by Drunk Driving

Drunk driving accidents can cause some of the most serious traffic collisions that result in severe injuries. Common injuries to drunk driving accident victims are broken or crushed bones, amputations, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, paralysis, internal organ damage, coma, or death. Drunk driving accidents victims may require reconstructive surgery before returning to a normal life. Others too injured to return to work may experience temporary or permanent disability.

The act of negligence occurs once a driver drinks and gets behind the wheel of a car. The violation of the duty of care makes the drunken driver responsible for damages caused to others. Monetary compensation including property damage available to victims of drunk driving accidents may cover:

  • Lost wages and loss of future income
  • Medical expenses and continued medical treatment costs
  • Pain and suffering and loss of companionship

Insurance companies often attempt to settle a claim for less than it is worth. Before settling with an insurance company, speak with an attorney from The Williamson Law Firm regarding monetary damages beyond a settlement offer. Make an appointment today for a consultation with an attorney from our law firm with knowledge of drunk driving accidents and compensation for injuries.

Contact an Alpharetta Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer to seek compensation for drunk driving accident injuries.