Chico Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Lawyers
Attention to the very real dangers of texting behind the wheel is on the rapid rise nationwide. California has been a leader among U.S. states when it comes to legislative action in this area — prohibiting texting by all drivers and all cell phone use by bus drivers and drivers under 18 years old. Public educational efforts have begun to match those surrounding drunk driving.
Unfortunately, the temptation to "multi-task" remains too much for many drivers, often with tragic results. If you suspect that the accident that injured you or a family member was caused by a texting driver, it is essential to work with an attorney and law firm capable of proving exactly that.
Investigation and Resourcefulness to Prove Your Claims
Texting drivers are responsible for increasing numbers of car accidents, motorcycle accidents and pedestrian accidents. Our experienced lawyers and full-time investigators are versed in signs that driver distraction may have caused a crash, and we will pursue every angle in the effort to prove negligence and liability, including:
- Gaining access to cell phone records that may confirm the driver who caused your crash was texting
- Locating witnesses who may have observed erratic driving behavior or other evidence of texting while driving
- Collecting and analyzing all physical evidence available from the crash site, aided by highly qualified experts in accident reconstruction and related fields
If you have any reason to believe texting or another form of distracted driving was a factor in your accident, we will follow up on that suspicion. You will have a knowledgeable texting drivers accident attorney on your side, working to build the strongest possible case for insurance negotiations or a civil trial if necessary to win just compensation for you.
Getting the Right Results Starts With Hiring the Right Legal Team
At the Rooney Law Firm in Chico, California, we have achieved a 95 percent success rate in contested civil trials — a record that insurance companies and their defense lawyers must respect. To get us started building your case for fair and just compensation based on the full impact of the crash on your life, contact us now by telephone or e-mail.
We handle personal injury claims and most insurance disputes on a contingent fee basis. This means that you will pay no legal fees unless we obtain a verdict or settlement on your behalf.