Texting & Driving Accidents
Albuquerque Personal Injury Attorney
Why is texting and driving so popular? The question has bothered safety
organizations since the advent of the cellphone. It may be due to the
fact that people falsely believe that an activity that is so simple cannot
also be so dangerous. The truth is that in the time it takes for the average
text message to be typed and sent, a vehicle may travel hundreds of feet
or more, putting everyone at risk.
At our law firm, we have seen the effects of
car accidents caused by negligent drivers through the lawsuits we bring against them
on behalf of our clients.
Even a low speed collision could result in:
- Permanent disfigurement
- Brain damage
- Wrongful death
If you or a loved one have been hit by another driver, your case could
be strengthened if it can be shown that they were texting while driving.
Allow our Albuquerque Personal Injury Attorney Michael J. Doyle take your
case and do the difficult work for you. That way you can rest and recover
while we look for a legal solution that fits your needs.
Call 505.219.2176 today and get 10+ years of experience on your side.
Three Forms of Driver Distraction
Texting and driving
is dangerous. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), along with several other
renowned safety organizations, believe it is so inarguably dangerous due
to the fact that it engages a driver in three distinct forms of distractions
all at once. By themselves, each distraction form can readily cause a
car accident, but when compiled together, they nearly ensure that one
The three forms of driver distraction caused by texting & driving are:
Cognitive: Allowing your mind to wander off the task.
Manual: Removing hands from the steering wheel.
Visual: Taking your eyes off the road and away from mirrors.
Contact Our Car Accident Lawyer in Valencia County
Suffering a serious injury in a car accident caused by a negligent, texting
and driving motorist can set you back financially and physically. Understandably,
taking that first step towards pursuing civil litigation can be daunting,
and you might feel unsure if it will even be worth the effort. We assure
you that it is when you side with our Albuquerque personal injury attorney.
To get you on the right path without extra stress on you and your life
savings, we proudly offer contingency fees and
free case evaluations. When used together, you can retain our services for nothing upfront and
nothing out-of-pocket, and we only get a paycheck if you get a settlement.
Would you like to know more about our team?
Contact us today!