Mobile Alabama Drunk Driving Victims Attorney
Drunk driving or driving under the influence has life altering consequences. When someone drives while drinking they put themselves and every other person on the road on harm’s way. The bad decisions of someone that drinks and drives have put people in the hospital or even taken their lives. If you or someone you love has been hit by a driver under the influence of alcohol, call our office right away. We understand the frustration of experiencing an accident at the hands of someone else. The Law Office of Richard Mather has the experience and knowledge to help you during this difficult time. Call our office to schedule an appointment now.
In 2013 an average of 28 people died in drunk driving accidents in Mobile County. Drunk driving fatalities do not include all of the injuries or hospitalizations. Not surprisingly, most alcohol related accidents occur around certain holidays and are more common in one type of age group. People think because they gather for a football game or other event there should be drinking. With drinking, accidents happen. A DUI is not only driving a car. Alcohol related accidents can happen with any type of vehicle such as a boat. All DUI’s are preventable. There is no excuse for drinking an alcoholic beverage then getting behind the wheel, yet thousands of people in Mobile Alabama do it every week.
When you are hit by a drunk driver, make no mistake, the person driving under the influence is at fault. The drunk driver is responsible for any injuries you have sustained. It is completely selfish and stupid of someone to think they are above the law or that the drunk driving laws of Mobile Alabama do not apply to them. If you have been injured by the carelessness of someone driving under the influence of alcohol, call our office now! We can help you get the compensation you deserve and are entitled to.
Victims have rights according to the Alabama state laws of driving under the influence. We will help you protect your rights and keep the person that caused you so much damage stay off the roads. The Law Office of Richard Mather cares about your family and we want to ease your stress during this difficult time.
Why You Need An Attorney
If you or someone you love has been injured or died in an accident, our law office has the experience to get the compensation you deserve. Richard Mather has been an attorney in the Mobile Alabama area for over 17 years with focus in personal injury. His experience with personal injury cases makes having an attorney invaluable. After an accident or personal injury you are less likely to be thinking clearly and shouldn’t make any big decisions. Insurance and big companies know you are vulnerable and will take advantage of you. If you are feeling pressured by the insurance company to make a fast settlement, they are most likely trying to settle for less than you deserve. Having an attorney ensures you will receive the largest amount of monetary compensation possible and be treated fairly.
You should call to schedule a FREE consultation with our law office if you have been seriously injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence. Seriously injured is categorized as an injury that requires surgical repair, you are missing a limb; you have a spinal injury, brain damage or an injury that has long term effects. If the other driver or person at fault is underinsured or not insured you should consider hiring an attorney. You will have trouble collecting any monetary compensation for your property or your medical bills without representation. An attorney will be of assistance if you and the other party are having trouble agreeing on who was at fault. If you feel your time to file a claim or suit will run out before a settlement can be reached, consult an attorney.
If you have been injured in an auto accident that was the fault of another party, remember that the insurance company does not have your best interest in mind. They will be looking to pay out the least amount of money they can.
The Law Office of Richard Mather in Mobile Alabama works tirelessly to get the most for our clients. We know you are already facing new challenges with the repercussions of your accident and we are here to lift some of your burden. You have rights, with an attorney we make sure your rights are protected. We can advise who to talk to and what to say. Many people are unaware that giving a statement to an insurance company may negatively affect their claim. Allowing our office to handle your claim protects you and gets the money you deserve.
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