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Auto Crashes

Auto Crashes

Brien Roche

Auto crashes are the most common form of tort claim. These claims involve some careless or reckless act by one person resulting in a crash with another car or person on foot. Whether the use of a motor vehicle involves actual fault depends upon the driver’s conduct and whether that conduct complies with the Rules of the Road. The Rules of the Road are set forth either in the Virginia State Code. Also in the local Code that controls traffic.

The Rules of the Road set the standards for use of cars and trucks. A breach of these rules is negligence.

Auto Crashes-Tips

In Fairfax County, Virginia for serious car crashes, the police will prepare a written report. The police may not only do a traffic accident report but they may also do a more detailed crash report in cases of serious personal injury. If, in fact, that second report has been done, then you may have to issue a subpoena to obtain that report.

In addition, the police will take thorough photos of the crash scene if the crash was a major one.

Whether your crash involves an auto, bike, truck, motorcycle or pedestrian the key to a good outcome is prompt and thorough investigation. If that is not done then your proof may be lost or altered.

If you are thinking about making a claim based on a defect with your car you need to make sure that the car itself is preserved. And is not repaired prior to hiring counsel.  Thorough pictures must be taken of the car and of the scene of the crash.

Damages For Injuries Resulting From A Vehicle Accident

When you are involved in an auto crash in Northern Virginia you have a right to know who will pay your treatment bills, how will you support your loved ones while you get well and what other rights you have as far as a money recovery. Your damages may consist of:

Call or contact us for a free consultation

You should not sign any releases dealing with your injury claim without having them reviewed by counsel. Likewise, you should not accept any checks from the other insurer unless you are ready to settle with them. It is not wise to do that until you know the full extent of your injury.

Automobile Accident Insurance

Auto crashes produce tough questions as to insurance coverage and may provide chances for many forms of coverage to exist:

Research Sources for Auto Crashes

Some good sources for info about auto safety are:

Don’t hesitate to contact Brien Roche Law. Mr. Roche for over 40 years has served the vehicle accident needs of Fairfax and Northern Virginia.  See also the post dealing with Car Crashes. 

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Auto Crashes

Auto Crashes

Brien Roche

Auto crashes are the most common form of tort claim. These claims involve some careless or reckless act by one person resulting in a crash with another car or person on foot. Whether the use of a motor vehicle involves actual fault depends upon the driver’s conduct and whether that conduct complies with the Rules of the Road. The Rules of the Road are set forth either in the Virginia State Code. Also in the local Code that controls traffic.

The Rules of the Road set the standards for use of cars and trucks. A breach of these rules is negligence.

Auto Crashes-Tips

In Fairfax County, Virginia for serious car crashes, the police will prepare a written report. The police may not only do a traffic accident report but they may also do a more detailed crash report in cases of serious personal injury. If, in fact, that second report has been done, then you may have to issue a subpoena to obtain that report.

In addition, the police will take thorough photos of the crash scene if the crash was a major one.

Whether your crash involves an auto, bike, truck, motorcycle or pedestrian the key to a good outcome is prompt and thorough investigation. If that is not done then your proof may be lost or altered.

If you are thinking about making a claim based on a defect with your car you need to make sure that the car itself is preserved. And is not repaired prior to hiring counsel.  Thorough pictures must be taken of the car and of the scene of the crash.

Damages For Injuries Resulting From A Vehicle Accident

When you are involved in an auto crash in Northern Virginia you have a right to know who will pay your treatment bills, how will you support your loved ones while you get well and what other rights you have as far as a money recovery. Your damages may consist of:

Call or contact us for a free consultation

You should not sign any releases dealing with your injury claim without having them reviewed by counsel. Likewise, you should not accept any checks from the other insurer unless you are ready to settle with them. It is not wise to do that until you know the full extent of your injury.

Automobile Accident Insurance

Auto crashes produce tough questions as to insurance coverage and may provide chances for many forms of coverage to exist:

Research Sources for Auto Crashes

Some good sources for info about auto safety are:

Don’t hesitate to contact Brien Roche Law. Mr. Roche for over 40 years has served the vehicle accident needs of Fairfax and Northern Virginia.  See also the post dealing with Car Crashes. 

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