Drunk drivers put everyone on the road at risk. Despite incontrovertible evidence of its dangerousness and the serious legal consequences of even a first-time DUI, people continue to drink and drive in Connecticut, sometimes result in extremely serious injuries. If a drunk driver injured you, call the experienced attorneys at the Law Offices of Piazza, Simmons & Grant, L.L.C., and explore the compensation you deserve.
Drunk driving accidents are capable of causing the same types of injuries that any other motor vehicle crash would. In some cases, however, they are even more serious, because drunk drivers’ impaired reaction times may prevent them from slowing down at all before an impact. Some injuries that people can sustain in drunk driving accidents include:
During the winter months, beware of the increased number of impaired drivers on the road. December is often full of celebrations, including family holiday celebrations, office holiday parties, and students coming back home and seeing old friends during winter break. These events tend to involve the consumption of alcohol, usually leading to an increase in the number of drunk drivers on the road.
If you are involved in an accident with an intoxicated driver, protect your legal rights by:
Impaired drivers injure thousands of innocent victims each year. Thankfully, under Connecticut law, people whom impaired drivers hurt are usually able to recover compensation for the injuries they sustained. The lawyers of Piazza, Simmons & Grant have many years of experience representing injured victims and know how to get insurance companies to pay out. To schedule a free case evaluation with one of our lawyers, call us today at (203) 348-2465 or send us an email through our online contact form.