People often assume that SUVs – due to their size and weight – are far safer than the smaller, traditional passenger vehicles that many of us drive. The fact is, however, that SUVs present their own brand of danger, and their larger size means that occupants of the other vehicles involved in SUV accidents are at increased risk of serious injury – or death. If you or your loved one has been injured by a negligent driver, seek the experienced legal counsel of a dedicated Cumming SUV accident attorney today.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) shares several statistics that highlight the dangers associated with SUVs, including:
While the occupants of SUVs are safer in accidents, these vehicles are more likely to cause serious damage to others and are less stable on the road – as evidenced by their propensity to roll over.
If you’ve been injured by a negligent SUV driver, your injuries are like to be serious – due to the significant size differential and to the SUV’s taller stance on the road – and can include:
Obtaining the medical treatment you need is essential to your ability to fully heal. In order to be made whole financially, you need a complete recovery for all of your losses and damages.
If you’ve been injured in a crash involving an SUV, the dedicated Cumming SUV accident lawyers at Banks, Stubbs & McFarland are committed to applying all of our resources to your case. Your journey toward a complete recovery hinges on obtaining the treatment and compensation to which you are entitled, and our legal team is here to help you to accomplish this important task. Your rights matter, so please don’t hesitate to contact us online or call us at 770-887-1209 for more information today.