Side-impact collisions, also known as T-bone crashes, are the most common auto accidents in the United States. This type of auto accident often results in severe injury and can be fatal in many cases. Drivers and passengers of both vehicles are at high risk of serious injury, including lacerations, traumatic brain injury, whiplash, and more, resulting in missing work for several weeks or months after the collision.
If you have been involved in a side-impact collision, call to speak with a car accident attorney in Orange County to learn more about your rights and how to seek compensation for your injuries.
Common Side-Impact Auto Accidents and Causes
Most of the side-impact auto accidents are caused by the negligence of at least one of the drivers involved. The most common reasons side-impact collisions occur include distracted driving, drunk driving, failure to yield or stop, texting, equipment failure, and inclement weather.
If you have been involved in an auto accident, contact an Orange County side-impact car accident attorney to discuss the accident and determine the next steps.
Side-impact car accidents can cause severe injury to drivers and passengers. Common injuries caused by this auto accident include head injuries, punctured eardrums, spinal injuries, broken bones, internal bleeding, whiplash, and traumatic brain injuries.
If you have been injured or know someone who has been injured or died due to a side-impact auto accident, you might be entitled to receive financial compensation. Compensation owed to you includes coverage for medical, hospital, and rehabilitation costs, lost wages (future and current), and pain and suffering.
Call to Schedule an Appointment with an Accident Attorney Today
The Brockmeier Law Group is ready to help answer any questions about Orange County side-impact collisions. So, call our offices today to schedule an appointment and learn more about how we can help get you the compensation you deserve.