If you suffered injuries in a tailgating accident in Phoenix, AZ, you may be able to hold the driver liable for your injuries. An injury lawyer for accidents caused by someone tailgating in Phoenix, AZ from Zanes Law at (602) 999-9999 is waiting to offer you a free case evaluation. We can come to you, regardless of where you are.
If you have been injured in an accident in Phoenix, AZ caused by tailgating, you may be eligible for compensation for your injuries and property damage. Arizona law describes tailgating as driving “more closely than is reasonable and prudent.”
According to the driver’s license manual, drivers should keep at least a two-second distance in good driving conditions between themselves and the car in front of them to allow time to react if the driver in front steps on the brakes. However, this distance can change depending on the circumstances (e.g., bad weather, traffic).
This means a driver can follow too close even if they were two seconds or more away from the car in front of them.
Getting rear-ended in a car accident can be unexpected and jarring. Rear-end injuries can result in:
We can help you recover compensation for these injuries and more. If this has happened to you in Phoenix, AZ, call the legal team at Zanes Law at (602) 999-9999 for a free case consultation.
Insurance companies have one goal: to make a profit. When you submit a claim for injuries and damages, they may use strategies to decrease the compensation you are entitled to receive. Their first settlement offer may be purposely low in case you are in desperate need of money to begin paying medical bills. Their hope maybe that you jump at the first offer and they can avoid paying out more money or going to court and paying attorneys’ fees and court costs.
The insurance company may request your medical records in the hope that you had a pre-existing condition that caused, or worsened, your injury. They could say you were to blame for the accident because you stopped short for no reason. They may tell you that they found inconsistencies in your responses.
Insurance companies know that once you have hired a lawyer, you are prepared to go as far as you must to get the compensation you deserve.
Lawyers in Phoenix, AZ understand the legal system and know how the claims process works. They will:
Your lawyer will need to prove four elements of a personal injury case, including:
If you were seriously injured and suffered property damage in an accident in Phoenix, AZ, the legal team at Zanes Law at (602) 999-9999 knows what to do to get you the compensation you deserve. Call us for a free, 100-hundred-percent confidential case evaluation. Don’t accept the insurance company’s first offer. We are waiting to help.