While most Dayton residents and Ohio visitors travel by car regularly without any serious incident, auto accidents occur more frequently than many people expect and often without warning. Whether you are driving at a residential speed in your neighborhood or at high speeds on I-75 or another highway, you could be at risk of serious injuries in a collision. Motor vehicle accidents can have many different causes, including driver negligence. If you believe a motorist or another party could be at fault for the crash that resulted in your injuries, you should seek advice from a Dayton auto accident lawyer at our firm.
Serious and deadly auto collisions occur with an alarming frequency in Ohio. The following are statistics reported by the Ohio State Highway Patrol:
Auto accidents in Dayton can have a wide range of causes, such as:
Many auto accident cases in Dayton will start with an auto accident claim through your own insurance company or through an at-fault driver’s insurance company. In many circumstances, insurance payouts are insufficient to cover a person’s losses, and that person may then file an auto accident lawsuit.
Auto accidents and other types of civil cases have a statute of limitations, or a time limit in which a claim must be filed. In order to be eligible for compensation through a lawsuit, you must be sure to file your lawsuit within two years from the date of the accident according to Ohio law.
Were you injured in a motor vehicle collision, or was a loved one harmed in a car crash in Ohio? Another party may be responsible for injuries, and you may be eligible to file a claim. An experienced Dayton auto accident attorney at our firm can discuss your case with you today and your options for seeking financial compensation. Contact the Comunale Law Office to learn more about how we can assist you.
Our personal injury lawyers at Comunale Law Office have litigated for their clients that have suffered from injuries from vehicle accidents, hazardous products, medical malpractice and dangerous job conditions successfully gaining compensation for any losses.