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Uber/Lyft Accident Claims in Cobb County

Uber/Lyft Accident Claims in Cobb County

Blevins & Hong, P.C. is dedicated to providing exceptional legal representation for victims of Uber and Lyft accidents in Cobb County. Our seasoned attorneys, Soo Hong and Richard Blevins, have built a strong reputation for delivering top-tier legal services, reflected in over 200 five-star reviews on our Google local Maps page. Conveniently located at 191 Roswell St NE, Marietta, GA 30060, our firm is well-positioned to serve clients throughout Cobb County. For immediate assistance, contact us at 678-354-2290.

Navigating the Complexities of Uber and Lyft Accident Claims

Accidents involving rideshare services like Uber and Lyft present unique legal challenges. Determining liability can be complicated due to the involvement of multiple parties, including the rideshare driver, the rideshare company, and other drivers on the road. Furthermore, the insurance coverage provided by rideshare companies varies depending on whether the driver was actively transporting a passenger, en route to pick up a passenger, or simply logged into the app.

At Blevins & Hong, P.C., we are well-versed in the intricacies of Uber and Lyft accident claims. Our attorneys have the expertise to thoroughly investigate these cases, identify all liable parties, and navigate the insurance complexities to secure the maximum compensation for our clients.

Common Causes of Uber and Lyft Accidents

Rideshare accidents can occur due to a variety of reasons, often involving negligence or unsafe driving practices. Some common causes include:

  • Distracted driving: Rideshare drivers may become distracted by their GPS devices, smartphones, or passenger interactions, leading to accidents.
  • Fatigue: Many Uber and Lyft drivers work long hours or multiple jobs, increasing the risk of fatigue-related accidents.
  • Speeding: To maximize their earnings, rideshare drivers may speed to complete more trips, raising the likelihood of collisions.
  • Inexperienced drivers: Some rideshare drivers may lack sufficient driving experience, making them more prone to accidents.

Our attorneys meticulously investigate the circumstances of each accident to pinpoint the exact cause and hold the responsible parties accountable. We gather evidence, including driver logs, witness statements, and accident reports, to build a robust case for our clients.

Injuries in Uber and Lyft Accidents

Injuries sustained in rideshare accidents can be severe and life-altering. Common injuries include:

  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBI): These injuries can have long-term effects on cognitive and physical functions, requiring extensive medical treatment.
  • Spinal cord injuries: Damage to the spinal cord can result in partial or complete paralysis, significantly impacting the victim’s quality of life.
  • Fractures and broken bones: The force of a collision can cause serious fractures, necessitating surgery and prolonged recovery periods.
  • Internal injuries: Blunt force trauma from the accident can damage internal organs, requiring emergency medical intervention.
  • Whiplash: The sudden impact of a rideshare accident can cause neck injuries, leading to chronic pain and reduced mobility.

Our legal team understands the profound impact these injuries can have on victims and their families. We are dedicated to securing compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages to help our clients rebuild their lives.

Establishing Liability in Uber and Lyft Accidents

Proving liability in Uber and Lyft accidents involves demonstrating that the at-fault driver was responsible for the collision and determining the extent of the rideshare company’s liability. This process includes:

  • Driver logs and app data: Examining the rideshare driver’s activity within the app to establish their status at the time of the accident.
  • Insurance policies: Analyzing the insurance coverage provided by the rideshare company, which can vary based on the driver’s status (logged in, en route, or transporting passengers).
  • Witness statements: Gathering testimonies from passengers, other drivers, and bystanders who witnessed the accident.
  • Accident reports: Reviewing police reports and other official documentation to corroborate the events leading up to the accident.

At Blevins & Hong, P.C., our attorneys are experienced in gathering and presenting this evidence to establish clear liability. We work tirelessly to ensure that our clients receive the compensation they deserve from all responsible parties.

Compensation for Uber and Lyft Accident Victims

Victims of Uber and Lyft accidents may be entitled to various forms of compensation, including:

  • Medical expenses: Coverage for current and future medical treatments, surgeries, rehabilitation, and assistive devices.
  • Lost wages: Compensation for income lost due to the inability to work during recovery.
  • Pain and suffering: Damages for physical pain, emotional distress, and reduced quality of life resulting from the accident.
  • Property damage: Reimbursement for the repair or replacement of damaged vehicles and personal property.
  • Loss of consortium: Compensation for the impact of the injuries on the victim’s relationship with their spouse or family members.

At Blevins & Hong, P.C., we are committed to fighting for the maximum compensation our clients deserve. We understand the financial burdens that accident victims face and strive to alleviate these pressures through aggressive and effective legal representation.

Contact Blevins & Hong, P.C.

If you or a loved one has been involved in an Uber or Lyft accident in Cobb County, it is crucial to seek legal representation as soon as possible. The attorneys at Blevins & Hong, P.C. are here to help. With our extensive experience and dedication to our clients, we provide the legal support needed to navigate the complexities of rideshare accident claims.

Contact us today at 678-354-2290 to schedule a consultation. Let us put our expertise to work for you, ensuring that your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation you deserve.



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