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Common Causes of Car Accidents

Common Causes of Car Accidents

Car crashes in Lubbock are a distressingly common occurrence on our roads, leading to injuries, fatalities, and property damage. These accidents can result from a variety of factors, including human errors, mechanical failures, and adverse road conditions. When such accidents happen, victims often face physical, emotional, and financial hardships. Malone Legal Group is a legal firm that specializes in personal injury cases and is well-equipped to provide essential legal support to individuals affected by car accidents.

Car Accident Causes:

  1. Distracted Driving: Texting, talking on the phone, eating, or any other activity that diverts a driver's attention from the road can lead to accidents.

  2. Speeding: Excessive speed reduces a driver's reaction time and increases the severity of accidents.

  3. Impaired Driving: Alcohol, drugs, or prescription medications can impair a driver's ability to operate a vehicle safely, leading to accidents.

  4. Reckless or Aggressive Driving: Behaviors such as tailgating, weaving between lanes, and road rage can escalate minor incidents into catastrophic accidents.

  5. Fatigue: Drowsy driving impairs a driver's alertness and decision-making, making them more likely to cause an accident.

  6. Weather Conditions: Adverse weather like rain, snow, ice, or fog can reduce visibility and road traction, increasing the risk of accidents.

  7. Mechanical Failures: Vehicle defects or poor maintenance can lead to brake failures, tire blowouts, and other issues that result in accidents.


How Malone Legal Group
Can Help You With Your Truck Accident Case

Legal Expertise: Our knowledgeable attorneys understands the specific laws and regulations that pertain to truck accidents. They can navigate the complexities of liability, insurance coverage, and potential negligence on the part of the truck driver or trucking company.


Investigation: Malone Legal Group will conduct a thorough investigation into the accident, gathering evidence, speaking to witnesses, and analyzing accident reports. This investigation can be crucial in establishing liability.


Negotiation Skills: Trucking companies and their insurers often have teams of legal professionals working to minimize their liability. Our  lawyers can negotiate with these parties on your behalf to ensure you receive fair compensation.


Understanding Damages: Malone Legal Group can help you accurately assess the full extent of your damages, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. This ensures that you pursue adequate compensation.


Court Representation: If negotiations fail, your attorney can represent you in court. We will build a strong case, present evidence, and advocate for your rights before a judge and jury.


Peace of Mind: Dealing with the aftermath of a truck accident can be overwhelming. Having a lawyer on your side allows you to focus on recovery while they handle the legal aspects.