There is in excess of 5 million car accidents every year in the United States, more than 1.6 million of which cause injuries and accrue more than $230 billion in financial damages.
Florida averaged 770 automobile crashes per day in 2012, resulting in 198,000 injuries and a total of 2,430 deaths.
Too many people in and around Tampa have experienced the dread that follows the cracking glass, crunching metal and loss that a car accident can spark. Your life can change forever.
Injuries caused by the impact of your car with another car or fixed object can affect any part of the body of a driver or his passenger.
Common car crash injuries include:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Damage to the face or eyes
- Neck and back injuries
- Crushed or broken ribs
- Shoulder injuries
- Leg and knee injuries
- Foot injuries
If you have been injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another person, it is possible for you to recover financial compensation for:
- Temporary disability
- Permanent disability
- Wrongful death of a family member
- Medical expenses associated with the accident injuries
- Lost earnings and lost earning potential
- Scarring or disfigurement
- Pain and suffering
If you have been the victim of a car accident, there is no need for you to suffer alone. At the Hunter Law Group we deal with the insurance companies and the related paperwork and investigation that follow a car accident in order to allow you time and peace of mind to concentrate on recovering from your injuries. Please contact us today to schedule a free consultation.