Were you injured by a negligent driver who improperly changed lanes? Drivers who make unsafe lane changes only increase the risk of causing a fatal or injury accident. A driver or passenger hurt in an accident caused by an unsafe lane change has a legal right to hold the responsible driver accountable.
Each driver who gets behind the wheel in Washington State owes to others on the road a duty to drive reasonably. Swerving too quickly to cut off another driver or not being aware that the car is veering out of a lane are ways in which a driver may breach this duty. If this unsafe lane change causes an accident that injures another person, the unsafe driver can be held liable for damages.
If you or someone you love has been injured as a driver or a passenger in a Washington State improper lane change accident, and the accident was not your fault, you may be entitled to damages for lost wages, pain and suffering, medical expenses, scarring, disfigurement and loss of enjoyment of life. In wrongful death cases, punitive damages may also available. The Washington State personal injury lawyers of THE YE LAW FIRM have the knowledge and experience to litigate your injury from improper lane change accident and help you seek the compensation you deserve. The personal injury attorneys at THE YE LAW FIRM can help protect your rights in the event of an improper lane change accident in Washington State if you were not at fault.
Because the Washington State Statute of Limitations applies to these cases, if you or someone you know has been injured, disabled or killed in a Washington State’s improper lane change accident, it is vital that you act immediately to protect your rights. If a driver who improperly changed lanes injured you or a loved one, call the personal injury lawyers at THE YE LAW FIRM today at (888) 727-0440 for a no-cost consultation and a comprehensive case evaluation.