Rideshare Accident Attorney in Virginia Beach, VA

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From Senior Personal Injury Attorney Scott R. Barney, ESQ. in Hampton Roads Virginia.

Rideshare Accidents

In the bustling streets of Virginia Beach, VA, and its surrounding communities, rideshare services like Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the way we travel. However, the rise of these convenient transportation options has also led to an increase in rideshare accidents. Barney Injury Law is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal support to those affected by such incidents, ensuring they receive the justice and compensation they deserve.

Rideshare Accident Statistics: A Growing Concern

As rideshare services become increasingly popular, the number of accidents involving these vehicles has risen. These statistics highlight the importance of understanding the risks associated with rideshare transportation and the need for passengers, drivers, and the companies themselves to prioritize safety.

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Common Causes of Rideshare Accidents

Rideshare accidents can be attributed to a variety of factors, including:

  • Driver distraction. The use of navigation apps and the need to monitor ride requests can lead to significant distractions.
  • Fatigue. Many rideshare drivers work long hours, which can result in decreased alertness and reaction time.
  • Inexperienced drivers. Rideshare platforms may have less stringent hiring criteria than traditional taxi services, leading to a higher likelihood of inexperienced drivers on the road.
  • Vehicle maintenance. The responsibility for vehicle maintenance often falls on the individual driver, which can lead to neglect and mechanical failures.

Identifying the cause of a rideshare accident is crucial for determining liability and pursuing a claim.

Who Is Liable for Your Injuries in a Rideshare Accident

Liability in rideshare accidents can be complex, involving the rideshare driver, the rideshare company, other drivers involved in the accident, and even third-party contractors. Barney Injury Law excels in navigating these complexities to identify all liable parties and pursue the appropriate claims for compensation on behalf of our clients.

Common Injuries in Rideshare Accidents

Victims of rideshare accidents may suffer from a range of injuries, from minor bruises and whiplash to more severe conditions such as traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and fractures. The severity of these injuries underscores the need for skilled legal representation to address the comprehensive impact on the victim’s life.

How Can a Virginia Beach Rideshare Accident Attorney Assist You?

At Barney Injury Law, our approach to rideshare accident claims is tailored to the unique circumstances of each case. Here’s how we can assist:

  • In-depth investigation. We conduct thorough investigations to gather all necessary evidence.
  • Determining liability. Our team works diligently to identify all parties responsible for your injuries.
  • Negotiating with insurance companies. We advocate on your behalf to ensure you receive fair compensation without succumbing to lowball offers.
  • Legal representation. Should your case proceed to court, we provide unwavering support and representation to achieve the best possible outcome.

Our commitment to our clients drives us to explore every avenue to secure the compensation and support they need to recover.

Contact a Rideshare Accident Lawyer Today

If you or a loved one has been involved in a rideshare accident in Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Hampton, or the surrounding Virginia communities, don’t hesitate to seek legal assistance with Barney Injury Law. Visit our website or call (757) 965-7200 to schedule a consultation with a dedicated rideshare accident lawyer. Our experience and compassionate approach make us the ideal partner in your journey to justice and recovery.

Embark on Your Path to Recovery with Barney Injury Law

The aftermath of a rideshare accident can be overwhelming, but you don’t have to face it alone. With Barney Injury Law by your side, you can embark on the path to recovery with confidence, knowing that a skilled and compassionate legal team is advocating for your rights. Contact us today and take the first step toward securing the justice and compensation you deserve.

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