Transportation & Vehicle Accidents
Car accidents occur every ten seconds in the United States. This number results in thousands of injuries and deaths.
Other types of transportation accidents including plane, motorcycles, train, and boat crashes occur less frequently, but still have tragic results.
If you’ve been injured in an automobile or transportation accident that was not your fault, you can file a personal injury claim against the person who caused the accident.
At McAleer Law, our experienced personal injury attorneys will work to prove that the driver of the other vehicle caused the accident due to negligence – such as failing to pay attention, speeding or driving under the influence.
Charles McAleer and the attorneys at McAleer Law have extensive experience with a variety of transportation and vehicle accidents, including:
- Car accidents
- Trucking and commercial vehicle accidents
- Injuries from DUI accidents
- Bicycle and pedestrian accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Public transportation accidents
- Utility vehicle and golf cart accidents
- Boating accidents
- Plane accidents
McAleer Law has won millions of dollars for clients to compensate for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering caused by vehicle and transportation accidents.
In Atlanta our personal injury attorneys are respected and trusted. Contact us to get help with your claim today.Signs of Injury Due to an Accident
You or a loved one may have been injured in a car or another type of vehicle accident if you are exhibiting one or more of the common injuries:
- Neck injuries, such as whiplash
- Concussion and other head injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Wrongful death
The exact cause and fault of an accident may not always be clear or identified. Sometimes there is shared fault, and other times the fault can be assigned to a city, county or state. It is the city, state or county’s fault is the road was unsafe. Fault can also be assigned to the manufacturer of the vehicle if an accident was caused by mechanical failure.
There are many factors that determine where fault lies and a skilled attorney can accurately pinpoint who, or what, is responsible. An experienced attorney will evaluate a case and litigate any valid claims until the case can be settled or goes to trial.
People who suffer personal injuries in vehicle accidents due to the negligence or error of someone else are entitled to be compensated for their injuries.
Our attorneys evaluate each matter, whether large or small, and fight for what our clients are entitled to.McAleer Law’s Record of Success
In 2009, we were able to settle a vehicle accident case in Fulton for nearly six million dollars. The victim was a woman who was tragically killed by a drunk driver.
We were also able to help a client who was the victim of a road rage/drive by shooting recover more than $200,000.
Though it can be a difficult time to sort things out, one of the first things an injured vehicle accident victim should do after the wreck is call an attorney. Time is always of the essence when dealing with personal injury.
Call McAleer Law for a free consultation today.