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This And That About Uber Accidents

This And That About Uber Accidents

Ridesharing has quickly become a part of people’s everyday lives. Clients can place an order for an Uber driver to take them where they need to go. Folks use the service for getting to places such as the store, movies, a restaurant, and more. Some people even make the smart decision to contact a driver, after a night out on the town drinking, instead of getting behind the wheel of their car. 

Still, though, a wreck can occur while you are a passenger in one of these vehicles. Uber drivers are supposed to be insured to provide the service. The organization makes sure of it by insuring them for $1 million. They do so with third-party liability and uninsured/underinsured coverage. Also, they carry collision and comprehensive insurance. 

Therefore, it stands to reason that if an Uber claim arises, the passenger will be compensated for his or her injuries. Unfortunately, not everything is sunshine and rainbows in the modern world though. Uber is a business, and while they claim to have the best interests of their drivers and passengers in mind, that is not always the case. The legal team representing the organization will fight to discredit and deny these types of claims.

Don’t Get Stuck Paying Medical Expenses To Recover From Injuries That Were No Fault Of Your Own

After making sure that everyone is in good health and not in need of first aid, it is a good idea to start collecting evidence immediately. Almost everyone has a smartphone these days. If you are able, pull it out and snap some pictures of the accident scene. These images can prove to be useful for proving fault and getting you the settlement that you deserve. 

Hire An Experienced Firm

A Maryland auto accident lawyer will be more than happy to assist you during this time of need. Our team has experience and knows how to navigate the complex Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia legal systems. In many cases, once the opposing representation realizes it is the firm of Wingfield, Ginsburg, and Lipp, P.C. representing you, they are likely to settle out of court. They would much rather pay a fair settlement than take their chances in letting our Maryland auto accident lawyer put the injured client in front of a jury. 

The initial case evaluation is free. So, don’t hesitate to contact us and find out where your Uber claim stands. Additionally, you only pay if compensation is recovered. It is a win-win situation. Make sure you get the settlement that you deserve by putting our Maryland auto accident lawyer in your corner. 

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