North Miami Beach Left Turn Collisions
Left turn collisions and intersection accidents in North Miami Beach and Florida often occur and in general these accidents are quite preventable. All too often, they are caused by undertrained drivers, driver distraction, drunk driving, and other preventable causes.
If you have been injured in a car crash through no fault of your own, the attorneys at Flaxman Law Group believe that you should seek maximum compensation in your case. After all, there is no reason why you should pay for medical costs, lost income, and the many other expenses you may face after a serious accident alone. If you are not sure whether you have a claim or would like to discuss your case with a personal injury attorney at our full service law firm, contact Flaxman Law Group at 866-352-9626 or use our website to set up a free consultation.Risks of Left Turn Accidents in North Miami Beach and Florida
Left turns can be extremely risky because they require motorists to cross other lanes of traffic. These types of accidents carry many risks, including the risk of:
- Broadside collisions
- Head-on collisions
- Rear end shunt crashes
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Serious injury
- Intersection accidents
- Chain reaction accidents
The force of impact in these types of collisions can also be severe and can cause life-threatening or life-altering injury.Understanding who Caused Your Left Turn Collision
After a serious traffic accident, it is common to have questions about exactly who has caused the accident and what led to the collision in the first place. While it is possible that law enforcement will investigate the cause of the accident and the insurance company will send insurance adjusters to conduct their own investigation, a personal injury attorney representing you can also investigate your claims and the accident and can gather evidence that can support your case.
Depending on the findings, you may find that there are multiple liable parties in your collision, including:
- The municipality where the accident took place
- The at-fault driver
- Vehicle manufacturers
- The construction company working in the area
- The construction company responsible for maintaining the roads
Who is liable will depend on exactly what led to the accident and the first place. If mechanical failure contributed to your accident, for example, a vehicle manufacturer may be partly liable. If poor signage or poor road design contributed to the collision, it is likely that the municipality where the accident took place or the construction company responsible for maintaining the road will be held partly liable.
A personal injury attorney can investigate the causes of the accident and can uncover all possible liable parties in your case. This is an important step in the legal claim process since finding all liable parties is important for justice and can also improve your chances of getting fair compensation for your injuries.
Flaxman Law Group is a full-service law firm in South Florida, with offices in Homestead, Hollywood, and Miami. We are proud to provide legal counsel to injured plaintiffs across South Florida. If you have questions after being injured, do not hesitate to contact us via our website or by calling our 24/7 phone lines at 866-352-9626 for a free consultation.