Sarasota Car Accident Attorney
Here to Help You Recover Compensation. Call (941) 378-8600!
Florida is a state with crowded roads, failing infrastructures, and inclement
weather, as well as distracted and intoxicated drivers on the roads, many
Floridians are injured or killed in automobile accidents each year. At
Gerber Law, Attorney Maria Gerber wants to help injured
drivers and passengers recover both physically and financially.
Why Choose Attorney Maria Gerber?
- Years of trusted legal experience
- You don’t pay unless your attorney wins your case
- One-on-one service for each client
- Compassionate, aggressive, trial-tested advocacy
Speak with Personal Injury Attorney Maria Gerber as soon as possible to
have your case reviewed and to learn how she can help you. Call the firm
today before your accident claim expires.
Common Causes of Auto Accidents
Some of the most common causes for car accidents include:
- Driver inattention
- Alcohol or drug use
- Weather / limited visibility
- Aggressive driving
- Vehicle defects
- Traffic violations
- Hazardous road conditions
One of the most common causes for accidents is distracted driving. Drivers
who are fiddling with their cell phones, using their iPods, or using a
GPS system may be unaware of what is going on around them on the road.
As a result, they can become involved in terrible crashes.
Types of Automobile Accidents
Ms. Gerber understands how to handle lawsuits and claims for any of the
these types of accidents:
- Rollover accidents
- Rear-end accidents
- Head-on collisions
- T-bone accidents
- Single-car crashes
- Sideswipe accidents
What to Do After an Accident
1. Seek Medical Attention
If you are injured, seek medical attention immediately. You may be able
to obtain all the information you need on a police report for your lawsuit.
2. Obtain a Copy of the Police Report
Request a copy of the police report and take down all information from
the other driver and any witnesses. Collect insurance information from
other drivers, get their license plate numbers, and request their phone numbers.
3. Take Photos
Take photos of the scene of the accident. Write down what happened. Listen
to witness testimonies.
4. Medical Information
Collect all medical information, including all bills and any future expenses
5. Call Your Lawyer
Call an attorney as soon as possible. Attorney Maria Gerber wants to get
working on your case while the evidence is still fresh. Procrastinating
will reduce your chances of securing a full settlement or verdict.
6. Take Advantage of a FREE Case Evaluation
Attend your free consultation with Attorney Maria Gerber! Bring evidence
with you and explain what happened and who you are targeting in your case.
Are you seeking more from an insurance company, or are you going after
a third party? If she is able to help, Attorney Maria Gerber will launch
in on your case as soon as possible. She suggests that you don't discuss
your accident with anyone, especially the other party's insurance company.