Rear End Accident Attorneys
Proving Fault and Pursing ResultsRear-end collisions are the most common type of car accident, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Between 2012 and 2014, nearly half of all 2-vehicle crashes were rear-end collisions. In 2017, about 2,456 of these crashes were fatal, accounting for 7.2% of the year’s fatal accidents. In 2018, rear-end crashes killed 1,310 motor vehicle occupants. Even those who survive rear-end accidents can be left with catastrophic injuries. To make matters worse, 87% of rear-end crashes involve a driver failing to pay attention to the traffic ahead.
A successful claim can help you account for:
Causes and Effects of Rear-End Accidents
Other common causes of rear-end collisions include:
All the behaviors listed above or failing to account for dangerous conditions on the road can account for rear-end accidents and serious injuries.
The following are some of the most common injuries we see at our firm:
If you’ve suffered any of the injuries above, you may be entitled to compensation. Having the right resources can help you recover or adjust to permanent changes the accident may have caused.