The Southern California lifestyle is defined, to a large extent, by the automobile. Highways criss-cross the area and cities are laid out in a way that encourages vehicle ownership. It’s no wonder the region is famed for its traffic.
But all these cars in one area is a recipe for auto accidents, and we more than our fair share in and around Los Angeles. Every year, hundreds of Southern Californians die in avoidable auto accidents.
Our auto accident lawyers know these wrecks are serious and can dramatically impact your quality of life. Fortunately, personal injury law exists to help if you’ve been the victim of an auto accident caused by someone else’s negligence.
If you’ve been hurt in the Los Angeles, California area and need an experienced auto accident lawyer, please call Kirtland & Packard, LLP today at (310) 536-1000 for a free consultation.
Types of Motor Vehicle Accidents
In a way, calling these life-changing wrecks “accidents” is inaccurate. “Accident” implies something unpredictable and out of anyone’s control. It implies nothing could have been done to avoid the situation.
But our decades of experience tell us that’s almost never the case. In most “accidents,” the wreck could have been avoided. The precise cause varies from case to case, but the general cause of most accidents is negligence.
Our firm has ample experience pursuing compensation for injuries suffered in:
These accidents are often more complicated than they seem. It may appear that the other party is responsible for your wreck, but our lawyers know to look deeper. Perhaps the roadway design was defective, contributing to the accident. Perhaps one of the vehicles had a defective or shoddily constructed part.
We won’t pre-judge. Instead, we will launch a professional, comprehensive investigation to determine the true cause of your accident. Then, our auto accident lawyers will pursue every cent of the compensation to which you are entitled.
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If you need an auto accident lawyer with a proven track record in the South Bay area, please call Kirtland & Packard, LLP today at (310) 536-1000 for a free consultation.