Auto Accidents


Auto accidents are a common occurrence on American roads. An average of three million people are injured every year due to automobile-related wrecks. Vehicle wrecks account for the largest volume of personal injury claims. Wrecks can be the result from any of the following:

  • Slippery roads
  • Construction
  • Weather

It’s important to ask how many of the accidents relating to the previous are due to avoidable circumstances? Personal injury law aims to determine if negligence played a role in an accident. When handling these types of claims, personal injury law determines if the following may have played a role:

  • Drunk driving
  • Negligence (i.e. reckless driving)
  • Distractions (i.e. mobile phone use)

The injuries that can result from these accidents range in severity. These can be serious and may have long-lasting effects for victims.  Oftentimes, they may be as minor as cuts and bruises, or can be so severe that they result in death. Any party that believes they have been injured due to a reason falling under personal injury should contact an attorney proficient in the field. These attorneys make up the team of highly-skilled litigators of the J. Gonzalez Law Firm of McAllen.

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