Chicago Uber Driver Accidents
You’re heading home for the night, and you pull out your phone to call for a rideshare. Whether you call Uber, Lyft or any other ride-hailing service, you expect to make it home safely. But what happens when you are involved – or even injured – in an accident during your ride?
Your driver should call 911 right away. If they do not, if you are able, you should. Get the medical attention you need and obtain a copy of the police report of the accident. The police report and your medical records will be vital to filing a personal injury claim for compensation for your injuries.
Under premises liability law, your ride-sharing driver is responsible for anything that happens in their vehicle. , can help you advocate for your right to compensation for your injuries following an accident. Attorney L. Michael Flanagan has helped his clients obtain over $1 million in compensation for their injuries. Your compensation amount will depend on the nature of the accident and the severity of your injuries. Set up a consultation with attorney Flanagan in Chicago by calling 773-789-5870 today.
You Have To Act Quickly
The longer you wait to file a personal injury claim, the harder it will be to prove your case. Gathering evidence and building a strong argument is easier when the incident is recent, so you need to speak with a personal injury attorney as quickly as possible.
Attorney L. Michael Flanagan works directly with each client. He will listen to your story and help you preserve critical evidence for the most robust case in your favor. Attorney Flanagan crafts your case with meticulous attention to the details that matter and will present it in court with a persuasive argument.
Common Injuries From Uber And Lyft Accidents
Many rideshare accidents result in similar injuries, such as:
- Whiplash and spinal column damage
- Back injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Compound fractures and limb damage
- Internal bleeding, organ damage and other wounds requiring surgical intervention
- Post traumatic stress disorder
Speak To An Experienced And Caring Personal Injury Attorney
Attorney Flanagan will walk you through the details of premises liability law, so you know what is ahead. Reach out online or call Flanagan Injury Law Group, LLC, in Chicago to set up a meeting to discuss your legal options.