Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft have dramatically changed the way we get around. Some attribute declines in drunk driving arrests to people utilizing rideshare services, and there is no question that ridesharing is extremely convenient and user-friendly. With the increase in rideshare use over the past several years, there has naturally been an increase in rideshare accidents.
After a rideshare accident, you may wonder whose insurance policy will pay for your injuries. Uber and Lyft have their own insurance policies to cover accidents, depending on who was at fault. As Santa Monica rideshare accident attorneys, we know how to deal with these companies and their insurance companies. We know how their policies work and will take the appropriate steps to pursue fair compensation.
Looking for skilled help after a rideshare accident in the Santa Monica area? Call (888) 563-4092.
Injuries Caused by Rideshare Accidents
A rideshare accident can cause serious injuries to all parties involved. Drivers, passengers, pedestrians, motorcyclists, and bicycle riders may be at risk of injury in a collision with a rideshare vehicle. The severity of these injuries will depend primarily on the force of impact, the location of impact, the location of the victim, and whether the victim was protected by a seatbelt or helmet.
The following are potential rideshare accident injuries:
- Head trauma
- Airbag injuries
- Broken bones
- Cuts and bruises
- Amputation/loss of limb
- Internal organ damage
- Spinal cord injuries
- Brain injuries
Make sure you recover the money you need for your medical care, your lost earnings, and all other injuries or losses you have experienced. The best way to accomplish this is by contacting a Santa Monica rideshare accident lawyer who has the skill and resources to properly handle your claim. At B&D Law Group, you can count on our commitment to your case and our ability to secure the best possible result.
After an Uber or Lyft accident, call (888) 563-4092. Your consultation is free and confidential, and you pay nothing unless we win your case.