Accidents that are caused by drunk drivers are extremely serious in nature. Not only are they the result of criminal activity, they often result in injuries more serious in nature than other motor vehicle accidents. This is due to the extremely reckless behavior of intoxicated drivers. Often times, intoxicated drivers will fall asleep at the wheel or otherwise completely lose control of their motor vehicles, causing disastrous results. The resulting injuries can be grievous, sometimes resulting in a wrongful death.
Due to popular public disfavor of car accidents caused by drunk or intoxicated drivers, punitive damages are available to victims of DUI related incidents. Punitive damages are designed to deter future similar wrongful conduct and therefore involve massive monetary penalties. Unfortunately, insurance companies do not cover punitive damages resulting from their insured’s intoxication. However, The Injury Firm has developed a method of using the threat of punitive damages as an incentive to nevertheless tender the policy limits of their insured drivers, involved in such motor vehicle accidents.
If you have been involved in a collision that was the result of a drunk or otherwise intoxicated driver you should not hesitate to contact the top las vegas car accident lawyer. The Injury Firm attorneys will work quickly and diligently to get you the compensation that you deserve for your injuries. After all, at The Injury Firm, that is what we do best.