Rollover accidents may cause fatal injuries and even death. According to NHTSA reports, every year more than 10,000 people are killed in rollover crashes. These accidents account for 33% of all passenger vehicle fatalities. By wearing a seat belt, you are 75% less likely to be killed in a rollover accident.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a rollover accident, you need to determine the parties responsible for the rollover accident and also determine whether negligence or unsafe factors led to the rollover accident. A personal injury attorney at Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. can help to investigate the accident, determine the cause and identify the liable parties.
Liable Parties for Rollover Accidents
- If you are a passenger of the vehicle that rolls over, the driver can be held liable for damages.
- If you were injured when a semi truck rolled over, the trucking company may be liable for damages.
- If the vehicle was poorly designed or defective, the manufacturer may be held liable for the rollover accident.
Once the liable parties are determined, you can take steps to seek compensation by filing a lawsuit. Rollover accidents can lead to huge expenses. Some injuries may require long term treatment and could also result in permanent disability. It is important to consider this when seeking compensation.
Injured in a Rollover Accident? Contact Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C.
If you have been involved in a rollover accident, contact Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. The personal injury lawyers at Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. have decades of experience, extensive professional accolades and a reputation for favorable results. We will help you determine the parties liable for your accident and claim the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
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