Safe driving is of paramount importance, and the dangers of distracted driving cannot be overstated. Distracted driving is any non-driving activity that has the potential to divert a motorist’s attention from the primary task of driving. This dangerous behavior can result in severe injuries and even fatalities.
At the Law Office of Paul A. Rossi, LLC, we understand how stressful the aftermath of an auto accident can be. We can help you move forward by guiding you through each stage of the injury claims process while you focus on healing. If you were injured in a distracted driving accident, choose our team for tenacious representation when you need it the most.
Distracted driving accidents occur when a driver’s attention is diverted away from the road. The severity of these incidents can vary greatly, with some leading to life-limiting injuries. It is important to note that engaging in distracted driving is a choice, and thus, a driver who chooses to drive distracted can potentially be held accountable for any harm caused.
Distracted driving takes many forms, each posing its own risks:
Driving while distracted is not only dangerous but also against the law in Indiana, with fines of up to $500 for violators. In addition, Indiana’s Hands-Free Law prohibits holding or using a telecommunications device while operating a moving motor vehicle, except in certain circumstances like reporting an emergency.
If you are involved in a distracted driving accident, it is crucial to seek legal help. You may be entitled to compensation under Indiana law, but proving distracted driving can be challenging.
At the Law Office of Paul A. Rossi, LLC, we have 75 years of experience in personal injury law and have helped countless people get the results they deserve. We are familiar with insurance company tactics, and we skillfully negotiate with them to pursue the settlement you deserve.
Our firm believes in holding distracted drivers accountable for their actions. Filing a personal injury claim allows you to demand compensation for your losses, which may include:
When everything is on the line, we are here for you, no matter what you’re going through. Your satisfaction is our priority, and we aim to provide a comprehensive client experience. If you or a loved one has been injured due to distracted driving, do not hesitate to contact the Law Office of Paul A. Rossi, LL, for a consultation. Let us help you move forward and rebuild after a life-altering event.
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