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Were You Hurt in a Car Accident at an Intersection?

Did you know there are around 2,000 intersections in Indianapolis alone and even more in the surrounding areas? Some intersections can be pretty dangerous, and car accidents, some deadly, can happen even at the seemingly safer ones. That's why drivers and other road users must pay close attention when crossing an intersection. If someone fails to do so, they should be held accountable for their actions.

Car accidents at intersections can be overwhelming and confusing, especially when figuring out who is at fault and how to get the compensation you deserve from the insurance company. However, you don't have to fight this battle alone. The experienced team at Emerson Divorce and Accident Injury Attorneys can help you navigate through the complexities of your case and build a strong argument that will get you the compensation you deserve. They offer a free consultation with a car accident lawyer in Indianapolis so you can discuss your case and get the help you need. Don't let the insurance company take advantage of you, contact Emerson Divorce and Accident Injury Attorneys today.

Most Intersection Accidents are the Result of Negligence.

Many accidents happen at intersections because some drivers don't obey traffic signals or don't give way to other drivers. Running red lights, speeding up when the yellow light is on, or misunderstanding traffic signals can be dangerous for everyone on the road. It's also important to give way to other drivers, especially when turning left or turning on red. These accidents can be severe and cause a lot of damage.

It's important to avoid using your phone while driving, especially at intersections. This is because situations can change quickly, and even a tiny distraction can lead to a severe accident. Some drivers think using their phones briefly while waiting at a red light is okay, but it's not. Using your phone can cause your mind to become distracted, even if your hands are on the wheel and your eyes are on the road. This distraction can continue even after the light turns green and you start moving again. So, it's best to keep your phone away while driving and stay focused on the road.

Drinking alcohol or taking drugs before driving can make it hard for the driver to make quick decisions or recognize when another driver has the right of way, which can lead to accidents at intersections. Being too tired or falling asleep while driving can also be very dangerous because the driver might not be able to react in time. Some reckless drivers drive aggressively, which can cause accidents, mainly if they don't give way to motorcyclists or bicyclists or turn right on red and hit someone walking in a crosswalk.

Intersection Car Accidents Require a Full Investigation

When accidents happen at intersections, it can be difficult to figure out who's to blame. People who saw the accident may remember things differently, like the traffic light color or who had the right to go first. Insurance companies can use this confusion to make the person who got hurt doubt themselves. They might even try to convince them that they caused the accident. Investigating intersection accidents carefully is important to ensure everyone is treated fairly.

One major issue with car accidents is that they can cause serious injuries, especially when the side of a car is hit, or a pedestrian, cyclist, or biker is involved. These injuries can be costly to treat, so insurance companies will likely try to reduce or deny the claim. While this is just business to them, it can be challenging for someone who is already dealing with, not only the physical, but also the emotional aftermath of an accident.

When something goes wrong and we suffer injury or damage, we need help to get the compensation we deserve. Our legal team investigates the situation thoroughly, talking with witnesses and experts to understand what happened and why. We use our knowledge of Indiana law and the Marion County courts to build a strong case for our clients. We aim to get fair compensation from insurance companies and help our clients move forward.

You Can Count on US to Help You Through the Process Following a Wreck at an Intersection

At Emerson Divorce and Accident Injury Attorneys, we understand that dealing with an accident at an intersection can be a difficult and stressful experience. If you've been injured, it's important to get the medical attention you need and fully understand the extent of your injuries. We will work with you to build a strong case for your deserved compensation. Although the process may take some time, we will be by your side every step of the way, keeping you informed and advocating for you.

If you've been in a car accident at an intersection, we can help you. We won't charge you anything upfront or out of your pocket. Instead, we'll pay the costs to move your case forward. If we win your case, we'll take a percentage of the money we recover for you as our fee. But you won't have to pay us anything if we don't win. Everyone can afford a lawyer, but what you can't afford is to handle your case alone without legal help.

If you've been in an accident at an intersection, you deserve to receive the compensation you're entitled to. We can help you with that. Our team of experienced lawyers will help you through the legal process and explain your options clearly and understandably. You won't have to pay anything upfront, and there's no obligation to continue working with us. You'll get straightforward answers about your rights and what you can do to get the justice you deserve. So don't hesitate to contact us today!

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