Hit by a Drunk Driver
Aggressive Representation for the Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents in Metropolitan Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia
Accidents caused by drunk drivers are tragic and, sadly, all too commonplace. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that three out of every ten Americans will be involved in an alcohol related crash in their lifetime. Each year, one million drivers are arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Tragically, nearly a third of all traffic fatalities across the country are alcohol related.
Seeking Justice for Drunk Driving Accident Victims
If you or someone you love was involved in a drunk driving accident, the law firm of Kenneth J. Annis & Associates understands the pain, frustration and stress you are going through and we can help. An accident is difficult enough to go through without someone else’s drinking and carelessness to blame. Attorney Kenneth J. Annis can assist you through this process and give you confidence you need to know your rights are being protected the way you deserve.
Attorney Kenneth J. Annis has over 40 years of personal injury experience and has the vast knowledge required to bring a successful case against a drunk driver. You and your family are probably currently faced with many medical bills, physical injuries, damage to your vehicle and perhaps lost time from work. Let our firm help you get back on your feet both financially and physically by getting you the compensation you deserve.
Types of Drunk Driving Accidents
Alcohol-related automobile crashes occur frequently in the Washington, D.C. and greater Maryland and Virginia metropolitan area. These accidents are not limited to car and truck accidents, and can include pedestrian accidents, ATV crashes, motorcycle collisions, and much more.
If you or a loved one is injured by a drunk driver, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. When individuals get behind the wheel after consuming drugs or alcohol, they will be held responsible for the injuries or deaths they cause.
Liability For DUI Related Accidents May Extend Beyond the Driver
Sometimes liability for your injuries could rest in part with someone other than the drunk driver. Your DUI accident attorney will investigate the crash and uncover whether any other parties may be liable. This could include the bar or restaurant that served the drunk driver despite being clearly intoxicated. These details may be important because it could create an additional source of potential compensation. An experienced DUI related accident attorney can explore all your potential avenues for recovery.
Drug Influenced Driving Accidents
It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of narcotic drugs. Drug related accidents are on the rise, and drug use can be harder for police to detect. Drug induced accidents, just like drunk driving accidents, can result in mild to severe injuries and property damage, and can even be fatal. If you have been injured by a driver under the influence of drugs, you may be entitled to serious compensation.
Experienced Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Drunk Driving Accident Attorney Kenneth J. Annis
If you or someone you love has been a victim of a drunk driving accident and has experienced physical injuries, it is important to seek professional, legal advice. Contact Washington, D.C. Drunk Driving Accident attorney Kenneth J. Annis today at (202) 785-2244 or email for a free consultation. You have the right to be compensated for your injuries inflicted due to the negligence of others. Our experienced attorney team will guide you through the personal injury claims process to achieve your full recovery.