The behavior of an aggressive driver can cause severe injuries and potential fatalities for everyone he shares the road with. If you or a loved one has been injured, or if your loved one was fatally injured, in an aggressive driving accident, a Pittsburgh aggressive driving accident lawyer may be able to help you pursue compensation.
When Ben Crump Law, PLLC represents you in your personal injury insurance claim or lawsuit, we help prove the required legal elements of your claim, assign financial liability to the aggressive driver, assign a monetary value to your claim, and negotiate a favorable settlement with the at-fault driver or the insurance company that represents them on your behalf.
When you are ready to pursue the monetary award you are entitled to, the Pittsburgh aggressive driving accident lawyers on our team are ready to help. Contact the personal injury team at Ben Crump Law, PLLC by calling (800) 598-7557 to find out how we can help you get the financial compensation you are entitled to.
The Danger of Aggressive Driving in Pittsburgh
Aggressive drivers in Pittsburgh pose a serious risk of harm to others on the road, and their aggressive driving behavior can also be intimidating. Insurance Information Institute (III) research cites the following driver behaviors as forms of aggressive driving:
- Following improperly
- Driving in a reckless manner
- Failing to yield
- Disregarding traffic signs and signals
- Speeding or racing
- Driving the wrong way
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident caused by one or more of these aggressive driving maneuvers, you have the basis of a personal injury insurance claim or lawsuit for financial compensation.
When our legal team helps you prepare your compensation claim against the at-fault driver, we can start by assigning a financial value to the medical treatments your injuries require and for your full range of injury-related expenses.
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The Financial Impact of Aggressive Driving
When you pursue financial recovery from the aggressive driver who caused your accident, you may be entitled to a different economic and non-economic expenses and losses. We work closely with you to help ensure the full cost of your accident is included in the assessment of your recoverable damages. You are entitled to request compensation for:
- Medical care
- Property damages
- Lost wages
- Loss of business opportunity
- Pain and suffering
- Wrongful death
- And more
Working with your legal team can help create a detailed list of your injuries and their related expenses. Doing so will ensure nothing is overlooked and your compensation claim is not undervalued or underpaid. After we assign an accurate financial value to your claim, we start negotiating with the at-fault driver’s insurance carrier.
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Let Us Negotiate a Favorable Financial Settlement for You
When we negotiate for you, our goal is to help you receive the best possible financial outcome because the purpose of a personal injury claim is to ensure you are not forced to pay for injuries you have suffered through no fault of your own.
We wait for your full range of expenses to become clear and then negotiate based on that number. While the decision to accept or reject a compensation claim is always yours, we advise you on the feasibility of each offer you receive.
When you are ready to negotiate for your financial settlement, our team will work for that on your behalf. We fight hard for the favorable financial outcome you are entitled to.
Your Pennsylvania Crash Report Has Value
In Pittsburgh, you are required to file a crash report if the accident resulted in injuries, fatalities, or either car required towing, according to 75 Pa. CSA § 3746. Your crash report captures important details about the crash that help your lawyer prove the cause of the accident and the value of your compensation claim. Your crash report tells your lawyer:
- Contact information for the at-fault driver
- Contact information for his insurance company
- Notes and diagrams from the investigative officer
- The accident narrative and vehicle descriptions
Your lawyer will use the information in your crash report to prove the other driver was at fault and that his aggressive driving behavior caused the collision that led to your injuries.
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We Protect Your Right to Financial Recovery
Because your aggressive driving accident happened in Pittsburgh, your right to sue the at-fault driver is limited by Pennsylvania’s statute of limitations. In general, 42 Pa. CSA § 5524 limits your ability to take the at-fault driver to court to two years.
The statute of limitations starts on the date your accident occurred. If you do not file your lawsuit within that time, you may not be able to file it at all, and the at-fault driver cannot be legally compelled to compensate you.
Our legal team can make sure you do not put your right to compensation in danger of dismissal. We make sure your claim is comprehensive, complete, and compliant with the statute of limitations. Contact our personal injury team as soon as you can to find out how your Pittsburgh aggressive driving accident lawyer will work to make sure your lawsuit complies with the relevant timeline.
We Work Hard to Acquire Your Entitled Compensation
When you have been injured in an aggressive driving accident, we can go to work right away. With no upfront fees or out of pocket expenses, we fight hard to ensure you receive the compensation that covers your injuries and losses. Find out how a Pittsburgh aggressive driving accident lawyer can help you get the full financial recovery you are entitled to, and contact a member of the personal injury team at Ben Crump Law, PLLC by calling (800) 598-7557 today.