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Reckless and Aggressive Driving Accidents
When you’ve been in an auto accident, knowing that the accident was caused by the reckless or aggressive behavior of another can be particularly frustrating. At Banafshe Law Firm, PC, we are a premier Los Angeles auto accident law firm that has the experience you need when seeking compensation for your accident caused by a reckless and aggressive driver.
According to California statute, “a person who drives a vehicle upon a highway in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property is guilty of reckless driving.” Conviction of reckless driving can lead to incarceration in a county jail for 5 to 90 days and/or a fine of anywhere from $145.00 to $1,000.00. Penalties for driving under the influence can be even more severe.
It is important to remember that whether or not a driver is found guilty of reckless driving does not affect a victim’s ability to pursue a civil claim against them. If you have questions about your ability to file suit against a reckless or aggressive driver, the attorneys at our Los Angeles auto accident law firm are ready and eager to speak with you and advise you of your options.
Some of the more common examples of reckless and aggressive driving are as follows:
By their very definition, a person engaging in reckless or aggressive driving is “willful or wanton” in their disregard for the safety of others. Such a person is not cautious or attentive in how they operate their vehicle, and as such, they can and will cause many different types of accidents, such as head-on collisions, rear-end collisions, roll-over accidents, and side-impact collisions. This leads to many different types of injuries, some of the more common being:
If you’ve been in an auto accident in California, contact our Los Angeles auto accident law firm today. Our experience and legal know-how have enabled us to develop unparalleled winning strategies that result in our clients receiving premier representation and results. We are able to handle every step of the process for you, and as always, you don’t pay anything unless our representation results in your receiving the monetary compensation you are owed. We also advance all case costs. Contact us at 310-273-7300 or on our contact page for a free consultation. Our auto accident attorneys are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and se habla espanol.