Drunk driving accidents are some of the most severe and devastating collisions that occur on Missouri's roads. They often result in permanent disabilities, disfigurements, and even death.
When a drunk driver causes an accident, the lives of innocent victims are forever changed. The victims and their families are forced to cope with the aftermath of the drunk driver's irresponsible decisions.
Our team at Kempton & Russell has the knowledge and resources to help you recover the compensation you deserve for your losses. We will fight for you and your family in and out of the courtroom, and we will do everything we can to help you recover.
If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a drunk driving accident, you should not have to worry about managing the legal process on your own. Our firm can provide you with the legal support you need to move forward with your claim. We are here to help you fight for the justice you deserve.
Drunk driving accidents are typically caused by one of two things: either a drunk driver makes a poor decision to get behind the wheel or a driver who is sober has an accident due to the negligence of a drunk driver.
In the first scenario, a drunk driver might attempt to drive home from a bar or party, knowing that they are too intoxicated to drive. In the second scenario, a sober driver might have an accident because a drunk driver has pulled out in front of them or has run a red light.
In either scenario, the drunk driver is responsible for causing the accident. They have either made a poor decision to drive while intoxicated or have caused an accident due to their negligence.
If you have been injured or if a loved one has been killed in a drunk driving accident, you can pursue compensation for your damages. Depending on the circumstances of your case, you might be able to recover compensation for:
Our team at Kempton & Russell can help you recover the compensation you deserve. We will fight to hold the negligent driver accountable for their actions.
In Missouri, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims is typically five years from the date of the incident. However, there are exceptions to this rule under certain circumstances. Consulting with an attorney as soon as possible is the only way to know what timeline you fall under. Our firm can help you file a claim within the appropriate timeframe and can represent you in court if necessary.
You should not have to go through the process of filing a claim alone after suffering a loss due to the negligence of a drunk driver. Our firm can provide you with the legal support you need to move forward with your claim. We are here to help you fight for the justice you deserve.
Our Sedalia personal injury lawyers are ready to help you seek justice and financial recovery, no matter how complex your case may be, and no matter who the legal opponent is. Our legal advocates know how to assert clients’ rights against national insurance companies, large manufacturers, and other deep-pocketed opponents, coming away with legal victories for our clients time and again.
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