Frisco Rear-End Accident Lawyer
Rear-end collisions are a common type of car accident that occurs when a driver tailgates another vehicle or fails to brake in time to avoid colliding with the vehicle in front of them. Rear-end collisions accounted for approximately 29.7 percent of all incidents in 2000, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Contact a Frisco rear-end accident lawyer at the Law Office of Doug Goyen today. (972) 599 4100.
If you've been injured in a rear-end collision, contact a top-rated personal injury lawyer today to learn your legal options. We understand how frustrating and painful it can be to deal with injuries caused by an unavoidable accident, which is why we fight for those who have been wrongfully injured in car accidents. On behalf of our clients, our attorneys have obtained significant verdicts and settlements.
If you were injured in a rear-end car accident, the Frisco auto accident attorneys at the Law Office of Doug Goyen are ready to assist you. Call us today at (972) 599-4100 or fill out our online contact form to find out how we can assist you.
The car accident lawyers at the Law Office of Doug Goyen have years of experience handling Frisco rear-end car accident lawsuits and can assist you in obtaining the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
As with all of our auto accident cases, our law offices handle rear-end accident cases on a contingency fee basis, which means we don't get paid unless we get compensation for you or someone you care about.
To schedule a free case evaluation with an experienced auto accident attorney, fill out our online case intake form or chat with us live.
Every driver is required by law to maintain a safe distance from the driver in front of them.
Although this may appear to make a rear-end collision case a foregone conclusion, the fact is that skilled legal representation is critical for obtaining the best possible outcome in your case. Aside from tailgating, other common causes of rear-end car accidents include distracted driving and drunk driving. We have a lot of experience with these types of cases, and we know how to prove what caused your injuries.
Our top legal team will move quickly to begin the investigations and case preparation. We collaborate with accident reconstructionists to determine defendants' fault, expert medical witnesses to determine the full extent of our client's medical costs, and other specialists to strengthen our clients' cases. We will do everything in our power to ensure that you receive the maximum amount of compensation allowed by law.
We handle serious injury and wrongful death claims resulting from rear-end collisions. We have the legal experience and knowledge to help you obtain whatever compensation is available in your case, whether you have suffered whiplash, spinal cord injuries, amputations, brain injuries, or the loss of someone you love.
Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of rear-end collisions. If a driver is not paying full attention to the road and the car in front of him, he is less likely to be prepared to stop if the car in front of him suddenly slams on the brakes. Other common causes of rear-end collisions are:
- Tailgating: If a driver is tailgating you, he is more likely to rear-end you if you have to come to a complete stop.
- Reckless driving: If a driver is not following the rules of the road, he could rear-end you in a variety of situations, including speeding, changing lanes without properly checking first, or illegal passing.
- Drunk or intoxicated driving: If a driver is under the influence of any substance, it is more likely that their depth perception or general judgment will be impaired, increasing the likelihood of them rear-ending your vehicle.
You can't always avoid being rear-ended by another car, but you can avoid being the one who causes one. To avoid a rear-end collision, pay attention to the traffic ahead of you and make sure you are following the rules of the road.
Simply because an accident occurred does not imply that there were personal injuries or damages. Damage to the vehicles involved in a rear-end collision is frequently minor, or what is referred to as a fender bender. In other cases, if the offending vehicle is a truck, bus, or SUV, the vehicle damage can be severe.
Serious personal injuries can occur regardless of the force of the impact. Head and neck injuries are among the most common types of injuries sustained in rear-end collisions. These injuries may not be obvious at first, but their symptoms frequently worsen in the days following the accident, necessitating extensive medical treatment and even surgical intervention.
- Back and neck injuries including spinal cord injuries and paralysis
- Herniated discs to the back or to the neck
- Facial injuries and eye injuries
- Head injuries including concussions and traumatic brain injury
- Burn injuries
- Fractures to the arms, legs, chest, and other areas of the body
- Wrongful Death
If you suffer one or more of the following injuries, Texas law allows you to seek monetary compensation to compensate you for the harm caused by the negligent conduct (or the damage that was caused, or harm that was caused, or loss that was caused). If you have proof of the claimed damage or injury, the person or company who caused the accident or injury may be forced to pay for the injuries or damages listed below.
Depending on the extent of your damage and injury in the accident, the following types of damages are frequently recoverable (along with other types of damages) in personal injury cases:
- Medical bills past and future
- Lost earning capacity past and future
- Loss of services
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Physical impairment
- Loss of consortium
- Wrongful death damages
Call (972) 599 4100 if you need a Frisco auto accident lawyer. We provide free telephone consultations. We also offer a complimentary strategy session. The strategy session includes a summary of your case, legal issues involved, and legal issues we identify as critical to maximizing the amount of compensation owed.THERE IS NO FEE IF WE DO NOT WIN
You owe us nothing if we are unable to recover. We charge a contingency fee structured to take a percentage of what we recover. As a performance-based contract, the better we do for you, the better we do for ourselves. This aligns our interests in the case with our client’s interests.
Law Office of Doug Goyen
15851 Dallas Pkwy #605
Addison, Texas 75001
(972) 599 4100 phone
(972) 398 2629 fax
Directions to our office: We are on the southbound side of the service road to the Tollway. Stay on the Dallas North Tollway until you come to the Keller Springs exit. Take the Keller Spring exit. Stay on the service road on the southbound side and go just past Keller Springs. Our office is the 2nd building south of Keller Springs, located on the service road to the North Dallas Tollway in the Madison Business Center on the 6th floor.
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