Handling Accidents Caused By Teen Drivers
As a general rule, teenage drivers are far more likely to get into a car accident than older drivers. Insurance companies have known this, and have been using higher rates to cover for the higher probability of teen driver car accidents for many years. If you have been hurt in a car accident in Massachusetts involving a teenage driver, we can help you obtain full and fair compensation for your injuries.
The Law Offices of Joseph J. Cariglia, P.C., has been fighting for the rights of injured teenage driver car accident victims throughout central Massachusetts since 1961. Our Massachusetts personal injury lawyers have an average of more than 25 years of legal experience a piece. Because of our experience, we know how to help our clients find the best financial compensation award possible.
Experienced Teen Driver Accident Representation
Though teen drivers are new, there are ways they can be safe in the car. When they disregard other driver’s safety, accidents can occur and the teens need to be held accountable. We handle teenage driver accident cases that include all of the common causes of teenage driver car accidents:
- Underage drinking accidents
- Distracted driving accidents caused by texting/emailing
Accidents occurring while the teen is talking on a cellphone
- Reckless driving
These accidents can cause a range of injuries. They can also be fatal accidents, leaving the teen and his or her family to face a wrongful death claim.
One of the biggest difficulties with teenage driver accident cases involves the insurance companies. We can help you understand what to do after an accident and manage the issues involved with uninsured and underinsured motorist. We have the experience to field the inquiries of the insurance companies. When an insurance company makes a settlement offer, we also have the experience to help you know when to take an offer and when to push the case to trial for a better award.
Contact Our Attorneys Today
We work on a contingency fee basis, so you will not have to pay any attorney fees unless we win a verdict or settlement for you. If you have been in an accident caused by a teenaged driver, call our Worcester office today for a free initial consultation. We can be reached online or by phone at 866-491-6561 toll-free.