Fort Lauderdale, Florida: After being injured in a Ft. Lauderdale car accident, you may have legal questions that require the help of an experienced personal injury lawyer. We understand the consequences that arise after a devastating event such as a car accident. You or a loved one may be experiencing debilitating injuries, medical bills, loss of income, pain and suffering, and mental anguish. If you or a member of your family has been injured in a car accident, call a car accident lawyer serving Fort Lauderdale to schedule a free consultation at 954-255-7000 or toll free- at 1-877-853-7466. At our personal injury firm, our top priority is to serve accident victims whom we represent with quality service during this difficult time.WHAT WE DO TO GIVE YOU TOP-NOTCH SERVICE
A recent CNBC report, which gathered data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, ranked Fort Lauderdale as the most dangerous city for driving in the U.S. In fact, four cities in Florida - Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Jacksonville, and St. Petersburg, were included in the top 15 most dangerous cities for driving.
According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, there were 338,633 traffic accidents in Florida in 2009. This number includes all types of accident, such as car accidents, truck accidents, RV accidents, bus accidents, bicycle accidents, motorcycle accidents, moped and ATV accidents. Of the total number of accidents, 3,516 were fatal and 228,081 resulted in injuries. Locally in South Florida that same year, there were 13,398 traffic accidents in Palm Beach County; 25,957 car accidents in Broward County; and 42,244 crashes in Miami-Dade.
The report's statistics also show that more accidents took place at exit ramps than entrance ramps in Florida in 2009. 2,664 accidents happened at entrance ramps, while 22,702 crashes occurred at exit ramps. 1,508 accidents took place at intersections.
Careless driving is cited as the leading cause of Florida traffic accidents, leading to 386 deadly accidents and 49,568 injury accidents in 2009. As car accident lawyers serving Fort Lauderdale, we encourage drivers to focus their attention on the road at all times. Drivers should obey traffic signals, have regard for other drivers on the roads, and avoid following other drivers too closely in order to avoid Fort Lauderdale car accidents.
When choosing a Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyer to represent you on your car accident case, make sure you research the attorney and find out their trial experience, experience holding seminars, educating other attorneys, whether the attorney is board certified in their field, if the attorney has the experience and resources to handle your case, and the attorney's track record.
The car accident lawyer serving Ft. Lauderdale at Law Offices Cytryn & Velazquez has trial experience handling personal injury cases including car accidents, slip and fall, nursing home abuse and neglect, security negligence, and product liability. We have the experience and financial resources necessary to help you obtain the compensation you are legally entitled to.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a Fort Lauderdale car accident, call a personal injury lawyer at Law Offices Cytryn & Velazquez to schedule a free consultation today at 1-877-853-7466. Our staff also speaks Spanish and Portuguese, and we can come to your home or hospital if you are unable to meet us at our office for your consultation.