Hallandale Beach Mechanical Failure
While much has been written about distracted driving and driver error when it comes to car accidents in Hallandale Beach and other communities, the reality is that in some cases, even when drivers are extremely responsible and do everything right, mechanical failure can still cause car accidents. Mechanical failure is extremely frightening. One minute you are driving in your car, and the next instant something goes wrong and you are in a serious collisions through no fault of your own.
Mechanical failure can be caused by many things. It can be caused by incorrect maintenance of the vehicle, by errors made in the manufacturing or design of car components, or by incorrect maintenance at your mechanic’s shop. There may be multiple liable parties in your case and you may be able to recover damages for your injuries. To find out what your options are, contact the attorneys at Flaxman Law Group for a case review.Car Accidents Caused by Mechanical Failure in Hallandale Beach
One good thing about car accident cases involving mechanical failures is that there are often multiple liable parties, which can help deserving plaintiffs get compensation for their injuries. However, multiple liable parties also create a more complex court case as well as more finger-pointing. Often, plaintiffs need to work with experienced and professional attorneys who can build strong cases on behalf of their clients.
Another challenge with these types of cases is that in many situations car manufacturers rely on multiple sources for their car components. The headlights in the vehicle, for example, may have been designed by one company, manufactured in a factory thousands of miles away, and put into a car with a different brand. It can be difficult to track down exactly where and when a car component was created and where a flaw may have been introduced.Recovering Compensation for Your Injuries
If your car accident was caused through no fault of your own and was caused by someone's negligence, you may be able to launch a product liability claim in Hallandale beach or another type of personal injury claim. Depending on the specifics of your situation, you may be able to recover money for:
- Lost wages and future lost income opportunities
- Medical bills, including meetings with specialists, surgeries, diagnostic tests, and more
- Medical devices such as crutches, braces, prosthetics, and more
- Transportation to and from doctors’ appointments
- Pain and suffering
- At-home care, assisted living facilities, and other services you may need as you recover
- Rehabilitation, therapy, and other support services
- Car replacement or car repair costs
- Property damage
To determine whether you have a legal claim and to determine whether you have a chance at getting compensation for your injuries, your best option is to speak with a personal injury attorney about the specifics of your case. A personal injury attorney can listen to your account of your accident and can help you understand all your legal options. If you decide to pursue a claim, a personal injury attorney can take care of all the details for you.
If you would like to speak to a personal injury attorney about your case, contact Flaxman Law Group to arrange for a free consultation. Our attorneys have more than six decades of combined experience helping plaintiffs recover compensation for their injuries.