LET JACKSON LAW OFFICES, P.C. IN GEORGIA & SOUTH CAROLINA HELP
In recent years, ride-sharing companies have become increasingly popular. These programs allow you to save money by driving less and buying less gas. Additionally, carpooling helps to reduce carbon emissions, improves air quality, and saves you time on your commute. However, there are risks associated with this practice that may result in injuries to yourself or fellow passengers.
If a rideshare driver has failed to perform in a safe manner, they, and possibly the parent company, can be held liable for any injuries you sustain as a result of negligence. Our Augusta personal injury lawyers have been practicing law for 40 years combined and have the knowledge and determination to fight for the outcome you deserve.
AFTER AN ACCIDENT
The more time spent on the road the higher your chances of being involved in a motor vehicle accident.
Take these steps after a rideshare accident to protect yourself:
- Get the driver’s contact and insurance information
- Thoroughly document the scene by taking pictures of any damages, injuries, or markings on the road
- File an accident report with local police
- Seek medical treatment if necessary
- Get witness testimony
DETERMINING LIABILITY IN A RIDE SHARE ACCIDENT
Our knowledgeable Augusta personal injury lawyers can assist you in determining liability and negligence in a rideshare collision. As a passenger of a rideshare service, you expect the driver to do his due diligence to get you where you need to be. If driver distractions or negligence played a part in an accident with another vehicle or pedestrian Jackson Law Offices, P.C. may be able to file a claim and be your advocate in the courtroom. Don’t delay in seeking out legal services, our Augusta ride share accident attorneys are here to help.