Head-on car accidents are some of the most injury-producing and devastating kinds of collisions for victims and their families. Fatal or catastrophic injuries often result from head-on impacts. If the victim survives, incredibly high medical costs can be incurred. Lengthy times for recovery are the norm as well as permanent physical as well as mental injuries.
Fortunately less than three percent of all car accidents are head-on collisions. Unfortunately, nationwide, they cause about ten percent of all fatalities.
Anyone lucky enough to survive a head-on collision will often be left with serious and life-long injuries.
Severe neck, head and back injuries, broken bones, contusions, abrasions, lacerations, eye injuries, brain injuries, burn and many other types of injuries including severe whiplash and other soft-tissue injuries often result from a head-on collision.
The Dallas Texas car accident and personal injury lawyers at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane understand the many challenges that victims and their families will encounter following any head-on collision. Dealing with the incredible injuries caused by a head-on collision is at the forefront. It is a time of when emotions can overwhelm you.
Then you have to deal with healing and the pain of rehabilitation. It can literally last years and you still may not return to your former health.
Then come the bills. Ambulance or care-flight bills, emergency and intensive care bills, doctor bills, hospital bills, rehabilitation centers, lengthy physical therapy, insurance agents, pharmacy expenses inundate you.
The accident victim and their family actually needs a lawyer simply to deal with the financial challenges of a head-on collision including managing health insurance companies, medical bills, lost wage claims, not to mention the complex negotiations that often follow a serious accident.
Contact the Dallas Texas car accident attorneys at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane and let us help you pick up the pieces following a head-on collision.
Head-on car accidents usually result in a great deal of medical treatment and long periods of rehabilitation. Oftentimes months of work are missed. Consequently, families are usually left with staggeringly high unpaid medical bills. Unfortunately, medical facilities themselves may refuse to render medical care if they believe a victim does not have the ability to pay.
The Dallas and North Texas personal injury attorneys at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane has extensive experience dealing with all kinds of medical providers including hospitals and medical centers, along with insurance companies and their representatives, to effectively negotiate a fair settlements on your behalf. We will fight to ensure that all necessary resources are available to you and work with doctors and hospitals to get your bills paid in full as well as getting you compensated for you pain and suffering.
Head-on collisions or crashes are also known as “lane departure crashes,” as one car usually goes out of its lane and hits an unsuspecting car. They can have many different causes. Head-on collisions are almost always caused by the negligence of another driver that causes him to leave a marked lane and making front-end contact with your vehicle.
Drivers may be distracted by a ringing cell phone, another mobile device, by texting, programming a GPS device, by being tired and dozing off, or by being hypnotized by the road due to sleepiness, medication or alcohol.
Sometimes drivers may be speeding when they lose control. Some drivers simply drive recklessly or perform dangerous driving maneuvers like drifting or racing with other drivers, causing them to lose control of the vehicle. Drivers sometimes ignore road signs or traffic control signals or travel the wrong way on an exit or down a one-way street. In any and all cases, our Dallas and North Texas car accident lawyers will perform an exhaustive and thorough investigation. We will do all we can to make sure you will be financially compensated. We will hold all responsible parties to the letter of the law when it comes to protecting you.
Contact an experienced lawyer at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane. Head-on collisions are a serious matter and they leave a permanent scar on your life; you need a big helping hand to lead you through the morass.
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