Have you been injured in a car accident? More than 32,600 people will killed in car accidents in 2014 and nearly 33,000 were injured, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. That is about 90 people killed every day on American roads. During the day, there are about 660,000 people on the road who are driving while texting, playing with mobile devices or their sound system or engaging in other activities that take their attention away from driving. This triples the chances they will be in a crash. If you have been in a car crash and feel you have been hurt by someone else’s negligence, you may be helped by talking to a car accident lawyer. Here are some things you need to do if you have been in an accident like this.
- Seek medical assistance.