Seek the Legal Guidance of a Macon Car Accident Lawyer
When you get behind the wheel of your vehicle, you take on a considerable responsibility to safety, and you accept considerable risk. When other motorists fail to take the duty of care that they owe everyone on the road into careful consideration, it makes our roads less safe. If another driver’s negligence leaves you injured in a car accident, turn to an experienced Macon car accident attorney for the legal guidance you need.
Dangerous Driving Practices
The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) reminds motorists to drive alert and arrive alive. By driving alert, they mean that motorists should keep all the following in mind every time they get behind the wheel:
- Always wear a seat belt (no exceptions).
- Put your phone and all other distractions away.
- Never drive drowsy or while impaired by alcohol and/or drugs
To emphasize exactly how important these safety efforts are, GDOT shares the following sobering statistics:
- Of all the fatal traffic accidents out there, 70 percent are caused by unsafe driving practices.
- In 2021 alone, 1,824 people lost their lives on Georgia roads.
The Losses You Experience
If you’ve been injured by someone else’s negligence in a car accident, ensuring that your losses (or legal damages) are well represented is critical to your ability to achieve a complete recovery. Such losses can include:
- Lost earnings
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Property damage to your vehicle
Don’t Wait to Consult with an Experienced Macon Car Accident Lawyer
The very distinguished Macon car accident attorneys at the law offices of Ben F. Windham, PC, in Cobb County recognize how challenging your situation is and are committed to skillfully pursuing a favorable claim resolution. Your claim is important, so please do not hesitate to contact or call us at 833.236.9467 and schedule a free consultation today.