San Diego Drunk Driving Accident Victim Lawyers
Thousands of Americans are injured or even lose their lives every year across the country because of drunk driving. Of the 13,838 drunken driving accident fatalities in the United States in 2008, 1,198 of them – 8.6 percent – happened in the state of California. When people choose to operate a motor vehicle while intoxicated, they are not only putting their own lives in danger, but also the lives of everyone else on the road.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident caused by a driver who was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crash, you may be eligible for financial compensation to pay for damages. Contact the San Diego drunk driving accident victim lawyers of Ritter & Associates at (619) 296-0123 today to discuss your legal options.
Potentially Recoverable Damages
It is estimated that approximately 30 percent of motor vehicle accidents are caused by drivers under the influence of alcohol. Our attorneys have the skills and experience necessary to assist you in the handling of these types of cases and will help you fight for financial compensation to pay for the following damages as appropriate:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Physical therapy and recovery
- Pain and suffering
- Vehicle repair or replacement costs
Drunken driving is a very serious problem in the United States and we are prepared to help you hold these negligent drivers accountable for the harm that they have caused.
There are so many other struggles to contend with after a drunk driving accident, the last thing that you need to worry about is how you will pay for your medical bills and other concerns. A successful civil lawsuit can help to secure the financial compensation that you need to secure peace of mind. Contact the San Diego drunk driving accident lawyers of Ritter & Associates by calling (619) 296-0123 to schedule a free consultation.