Car Accidents Lawyers in Chula Vista
While you may not be able to live without your car or, at the very least, would encounter a lot of inconvenience trying to go about your daily life without your own transport, there is also a potentially serious downside to the ubiquitous motor vehicle. Convenience is all well and good but, the more cars which are registered in Chula Vista and across San Diego County, the higher your chances of being involved in a car accident. While many car accidents are minor, and can be sorted out without legal intervention, there are all too many serious, and even catastrophic car accidents, occurring on the roads. If you, or a loved one, have sustained serious injuries in a Chula Vista car accident, you could benefit from the outstanding legal guidance and support offered by an esteemed lawyer from Eugene Bruno & Associates.
Our proven track record of success, and commitment to providing you with the expert legal representation you require, makes us an obvious choice to handle your lawsuit. A Chula Vista car accident from our firm will work tirelessly to recover the maximum compensation available to you, in respect of your pain and suffering, medical expense, lost earnings, and more.
Key Facts about Car Accidents in Chula Vista
Being in San Diego County, home of some of the busiest highways in California, Chula Vista residents are no strangers to congested roads, and high volumes of commercial traffic. Both of these factors combine to increase the risk of car accidents, with the California Office of Traffic Safety reporting that, in 2015:
- There were a total of 1,466 injuries and fatalities resulting from Chula Vista car accidents
- Driving while intoxicated contributed to 141 of these collisions
- 318 injuries and fatalities were caused by driving at an excessive speed
- 332 drivers were arrested on DUI charges
When we consider the entirety of San Diego County, in the same year, the figures add up to:
- 20,385 injuries and fatalities
- 2,454 DUI-related injuries and fatalities
- 4,814 speed-related car accidents
- 1,291 hit and runs
Whichever way you look at it, Chula Vista roads see a lot of injuries and fatalities each year and, in each of these cases, the victims are entitled to recover damages in respect of their injuries and damages.
Leading Causes of Chula Vista Car Accidents, According to Our Attorney
After a Chula Vista car accident, you deserve nothing less than the best legal representation. An attorney from Eugene Bruno & Associates can provide just that, alongside the compassion you need following a traumatic experience. We have considerable experience in handling all manner of Chula Vista car accidents, including those caused by:
- Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (both legal and illegal)
- Reckless driving
- Aggressive driving, including road rage
- Failure to yield
- Distracted driving, the main cause of which tends to be using a cell phone while behind the wheel
However your collision was caused, a Chula Vista personal injury attorney from Eugene Bruno & Associates can ensure you recover maximum compensation.