Houston Drunk Driving Accident Lawyers
Drunk Driving Accident Victim Representation Across Texas
At Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., we take drunk driving very seriously. This is why we have chosen to become the presenting sponsor for Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s Walk Like MADD Houston fundraiser. If your life has been turned upside down by the grossly negligent conduct of a drunk driver, you need a drunk driving accident lawyer who takes these matters seriously. Call Simmons and Fletcher, P.C. today at (713) 932-0777.
Alcohol-Impaired Crash Statistics
There are over 15,000 Drunk driving accidents in the State of Texas every year. According to the NHTSA 2018 statistics, 10,511 people lost their lives in auto collisions involving drunk drivers, 3642 of those people were in Texas. In fact, 40% of all traffic fatalities were the result of an alcohol-impaired driver which is 11% higher than the national average. Drunk driving is a serious problem in Texas.
Lack of Insurance Coverage in Drunk Driving Accidents
Unfortunately in many cases, the actual damages and injuries that a victim of a drunk driver sustains are compounded by the fact that the irresponsibility and negligence of a person who drives while intoxicated tends to extend to other areas of that individual’s life. Often a person who will get behind the wheel of a car, endangering the lives of people like you and your children, will not have enough (or any) automobile insurance. You need a drunk driving accident attorney in Houston, TX to look into other options when this happens.
How Can A Drunk Driving Accident Attorney Help?
A drunk driving accident attorney understands the need to pursue other avenues of recovery on your behalf when a drunk driver is not responsible enough to carry sufficient insurance coverage. This includes negligent employers who overserve employees at work functions, as well as bars and restaurants that serve alcoholic beverages to already intoxicated patrons. You must have a drunk driving accident lawyer who will consider all the options and answer all your questions. Some questions you should be asking are:
Call us for a free consultation if we may help you consider your options.
What Does A Lawyer Who Sues Drunk Drivers Cost?
Consultations are free at Simmons and Fletcher, P.C. If we take the case, we work on a contingency fee basis. That means you don’t pay us anything unless we win your case. Call us today for your free consultation at (713) 932-0777.
We help drunk driving accident victims statewide.