Car accidents are one of the leading causes of injury in society. Thousands are killed each year in collisions. Yet, when a person is injured in a car accident they face a confusing process at a time they are injured and vulnerable.
DeVault Law handles many auto accident cases and has the expertise and resources to handle your case. If you or a loved one have been involved in a vehicle accident in Missouri or Kansas and need aggressive representation, contact DeVault Law, L.C. for a no-obligation initial consultation.
Rick DeVault is an understanding and experienced car accident lawyer in Lee’s Summit, MO serving the greater Kansas City area. We know how difficult dealing with car accident injuries and compensation can be. That’s why we work tirelessly for you and your case.
When looking for a Kansas City attorney to assist you in your accident matter, it is important to look for a specialized car accident lawyer who:
- Has experience with car accidents cases
- Is extremely knowledgeable in personal injury law as it relates to car accidents
- Makes you feel comfortable and secure in their efforts to achieve the results you are looking for
- Has a significant amount of expertise in their practice areas
Let DeVault Law help you obtain maximum compensation for your claim
Common Reasons for Car Accidents
Distracted driving is a main cause for many car accidents. DeVault Law has handled car accidents with many causes. Common causes of car accidents include:
Driving While Intoxicated
- Reckless Driving
Adverse Weather Conditions
Driving While Exhausted
DeVault Law handles many auto accident cases and has the expertise and resources to handle your case. Let us help obtain the compensation your injuries deserve.
Distractions and Car Accidents
Distracted driving is not a new thing. However, technology has created new distractions for us all. With cell phones, GPS, web browsers and music players, drivers have more gadgets to distract them than ever before.
Texting while driving has become outlawed in many states and is a major concern for law enforcement and the public at large as more people continue to die in car accidents due to this relatively new phenomenon. Take a look at these statistics about distracted driving:
Distracted driving has become one of the most common reasons for car accidents.
More than half a million people are injured each year as a result of distracted drivers.
Thousands of people die each year as a result of being involved in accidents caused by distracted drivers.
Using a cell phone while driving significantly increases your chances of being involved in a car accident.
There are many studies that show there is not much difference, if any at all, between driving while intoxicated and driving while distracted.
If you find yourself or a loved one injured in a car accident due to a distracted driver in Missouri or Kansas, a car accident lawyer at DeVault Law, L.C. can help you obtain compensation for your injury.
Accidents Due to Vehicle Defects
Vehicle defects are another cause of car accidents that must be considered as well. Particularly with serious injuries where insurance coverage may not be adequate, it is critical that your auto accident attorney evaluate whether defective equipment caused or contributed to the accident. Some common vehicle defects which cause accidents include:
- Brake failure
- Issues related to tires (such as blowouts, tread failure, etc.)
- Improperly functioning airbag
- Defective seatbelts
- Vehicle rollovers (common with SUVs)
DeVault Law is here to help with your car accident case. Let us help you obtain maximum compensation. Contact us at (816) 350-1600 for a free initial consultation.
Have You or a Loved One Been Injured in a Car Accident?
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