Rear-End Car Accidents
Rear-end accidents occur when one motor vehicle strikes another vehicle from behind. According to the Washington Post, there are approximately 1.7 million rear-end collisions on United States roadways per year. These collisions result in 1,700 fatalities and 500,000 injuries. At Banafshe Law Firm, PC, our Los Angeles rear-end collision lawyers have the knowledge and experience to provide our clients with top-tier representation that results in them receiving the compensation they deserve after being involved in an auto accident.
People often assume that fault in a rear-end collision lies with the car that crashes into the car in front of it. While this is true in many cases, there are exceptions. Examples of when the vehicle in front may be at fault include:
Two statutes are applicable in Los Angeles rear-end collisions. They are:
While numerous injuries can happen in a rear-end collision, some injuries are seen more often than others, including:
Our car accident law firm can handle every step of the process for you. You aren’t obligated to pay anything unless our representation results in your receiving the monetary compensation you are owed. Contact a Los Angeles rear-end collision attorney at 1-800-789-8840 or on our contact page for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and se habla espanol.