When we think of rear-end collisions, the term “fender-bender” often comes to mind. The fact is, however, that rear-end collisions (even at relatively low speeds) can be surprisingly dangerous. If another driver’s negligence leaves you injured in a rear-end collision, consult with a knowledgeable Las Vegas car accident attorney today.
Rear-end crashes are often deadly crashes, and they are often caused by various forms of distracted driving. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) shares supporting statistics that include:
Far from being merely fender-benders, rear-end collisions are often deadly.
Because distracted drivers are so closely associated with rear-end collisions, it’s worth taking a closer look at this dangerous trend. Driving is an immense responsibility that requires every driver’s utmost attention. When a motorist is paying attention to anything other than driving safely while behind the wheel, he or she puts everyone on the roadway in danger. As drivers become more and more attached to their smartphones, distracted driving is becoming much more prevalent.
The impact of a rear-end collision can lead to nearly any kind of serious injury, but these accidents are most closely associated with specific kinds of injuries that include:
Rear-end collisions are often far more serious than mere “fender-benders,” and can result in extensive losses.
A rear-end collision can be far more dangerous than you realize. If you’ve been in a rear-end collision, you not only need immediate medical attention but also need a knowledgeable car accident lawyer on your side. The experienced car accident attorneys at Breeden and Associates in Las Vegas are here for you. Our dedicated legal team has the experience, commitment, and compassion to skillfully advocate for the compensation to which you are entitled. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us online or call us at (702) 819-7770 today.
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