There may be signs of alcohol or drug impairment at the scene of the accident. Law enforcement who respond may even charge the other driver criminally with DWI/DUI. How does this affect a civil lawsuit?
Lauren Levin Geary and her experienced staff serve as a trusted resource to those who have been injured or lost loved ones in drunk driving accidents in the Philadelphia region. We hold drunk drivers accountable for the loss and life-changing injuries inflicted on innocent motorists and pedestrians. In her more than 25 years as a lawyer, attorney Lauren Levin Geary has focused on personal service and aggressive, results-oriented representation.
Our goal is simple — we want you to be able to focus on your recovery while we get you all the compensation you deserve. Email us for a free consultation.
Drunk Driving Still Kills Hundreds Of People Each Year
Although anti-drunk driving initiatives have reduced the number of accidents, they still happen across Pennsylvania and cause serious injury and fatalities. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT):
- More than 30 alcohol-related crashes (on average) occur every day in Pennsylvania.
- Alcohol-related crashes cause more than 400 fatalities — more than 30 percent of all traffic deaths — each year.
- Nearly 12,000 crashes have alcohol as a contributing factor every year.
- Almost 75 percent of all alcohol-related accidents happen at night.
When an auto accident turns your world upside down, let our responsive team of injury law professionals assist you. We have the skills, integrity and dedication necessary to exhaust every opportunity to recover the full amount of money and benefits you are entitled to receive.
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Let us show how our experience and commitment to legal excellence make the difference. Call 215-656-4050 to set up a free consultation.