Wichita Drunk Driving Accident Attorney
Hit by a Drunk Driver in Wichita?
It has been estimated that nearly 40% of all accidents are alcohol-related. It is amazing that with all of the carnage and law enforcement attention that that people continue to drink and drive. If you have been hurt by a drunk driver, this concern may have become very personal to you. You are entitled to compensation for injuries caused by the drunk driver's negligence.
You may be approached by the drunk driver's insurance company offering a quick settlement. You are warned not to take it until you have found out your case's true worth. Insurance companies are famous early low-ball offers. You are urged to contact a Wichita personal injury attorney to get for a free case evaluation.
Damages for Drunk Driving Accidents
You are entitled to full compensation for injuries owing to the drunk driver's negligence. This may include medical expenses, ambulance costs, hospital expenses, property damage, loss of income, lost earning capacity and pain and suffering. If the accident victim died in the accident, the family may bring a claim for wrongful death for the burial and funeral expenses and loss of comfort and financial support and other appropriate damages.
Drunk Driving Accidents Lawyer in Wichita
We at the Law Offices of Rick Hodge provide aggressive representation to the victims of drunk drivers in Wichita, Kansas. When we take on a case, we make a thorough investigation of the circumstances to establish liability. We also communicate with the client's doctor to learn the medical care needed to bring about his recovery. We also learn if any permanent injury is expected. With this information in hand, we make every effort to work out a fair settlement with the insurance company. If the company will not do what is right, we prepare to take our case to trial for recovery of full damages for our client.
We have an accomplished record of recovering large settlements and jury awards for our clients. We would like to help you too. We would like to hear from you soon so we can investigate the accident before the evidence is lost and while witnesses' memories are fresh.
Contact a Wichita Drunk Driving Accidents Attorney at the firm for a free consultation.