According to the CDC, motor vehicle accidents are a leading cause of death in the United States for people under the age of 55. The National Safety Council shows that across the country, 5.4 million people were injured and 46,980 were killed in car accidents during 2021.
Here in Florida, the picture is just as grim.
During 2022, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles released the following key car accident statistics:
If you or a loved one was injured in a South Florida car accident, you need a personal injury attorney to help you get the compensation you deserve. At Cohen & Cohen Law, we specialize in motor vehicle accidents in South Florida.
Contact our experienced Florida accident lawyers today by calling (800) 33-COHEN or using the form below to schedule your free consultation.
It is important to seek medical attention immediately after a car accident, even if you do not think you are injured. Some injuries, such as head injuries, may not show symptoms immediately after the accident. By seeking medical attention right away, you can get the treatment you need to prevent further damage and recover as quickly as possible.
If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. For this reason you should contact an experienced personal injury attorney to discuss your case.
Motor vehicle accidents can be devastating, no matter the cause or the situation. Whether any of the vehicles involved were cars, motorcycles, trucks, or other transportation, if you were a victim, Cohen & Cohen can help you recover damages.
The compensation you can receive for your damages will depend on the severity of your injuries, the amount of economic and non-economic damages you have suffered, and the circumstances of the accident. You should contact an experienced personal injury attorney to discuss your case and to get an estimate of the amount of compensation you may be entitled to.
Here are some additional things to keep in mind:
Cohen and Cohen Law has represented thousands of drivers, passengers, and pedestrians over the last 50 years. Whether you were injured in Miami, West Palm Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, or any other location in South Florida, our experienced attorneys will ensure that the negligent driver who caused your accident is held accountable.
Call us today to schedule your free initial consultation. We will gather the important details of your case and guide you on the best way to proceed. This first meeting is always free, with no obligation or pressure.