Ridesharing services have become an increasingly popular way for people to get from place to place. While ridesharing services offer significant benefits, ridesharing vehicles are often involved in accidents that injure their passengers and those in other vehicles. If you or someone you care about needs a Las Vegas ridesharing accident attorney, Harris & Harris Injury Lawyers are ready to help investigate what happened. We will work to secure the compensation you deserve.
At Harris & Harris Injury Lawyers, we have been helping the Las Vegas community for over 15 years and have gained the trust of our clients. We are dedicated to helping injury victims recover and rebuild their lives.
Your Las Vegas ridesharing accident lawyer will be responsible for navigating the complexities involved in a rideshare accident. Often, there are multiple parties involved, including the rideshare driver, other drivers, rideshare companies, and multiple insurance carriers.
Your lawyer will obtain all evidence necessary to prove liability, including:
Using the evidence gathered, along with your medical records and proof of other damages, your accident attorney will negotiate with all parties involved to secure the compensation you deserve. If necessary, your attorney will make sure the case is ready to go to trial.
According to the latest data available from the Nevada Department of Transportation, we know that from 2015 to 2017, there were more than 100,000 total vehicle crashes on Los Vegas roadways. While we do not have solid data on how many of those crashes involved ridesharing services, we know they occur.
We have many ridesharing services in Las Vegas:
Getting coverage through ridesharing company’s insurance carriers after a crash can be complicated. Most companies tier their coverage based on what the driver is doing at the time of a crash. If they are not in service, the driver’s personal insurance carrier is responsible for all injuries and damages.
If a driver is in service but is waiting for a fare, the driver’s personal insurance is still the primary carrier. Rideshare companies may cover any additional costs.
If a driver has a fare or is on the way to pick one up, major rideshare services offer significant insurance policies for those injured. However, that does not mean they will offer a settlement quickly or easily.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a ridesharing accident that was caused by another person’s negligence, seek legal assistance today. Harris & Harris Injury Lawyers are ready to investigate what happened so we can secure the compensation you need, including:
If you need a Las Vegas ridesharing accident attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or by calling us at (702) 384-1414 or toll-free at 1 (800) 393-2350.
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