Causes and Statistics for Car Accidents In Miramar
With all of the drivers attempting to enter and exit i-75, car accidents are bound to happen. However, most victims are not sure what to do immediately following an accident. Bruce Jacobs handles all kinds or car/motor vehicle accidents and has years of experience preparing his clients for the obstacles they will face after a crash.
Common Causes of Car accidents in Miramar include:
Following to closely;
Poor weather conditions;
Texting and driving; and
Whether you’re facing a rear-end collision, side-impact collision, sideswipe collision, rollover, head-on impact or multi-vehicle pileup, Bruce Jacobs can help you.
What Do Statistics Say For Accidents In Miramar?
According to Florida’s Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles :
There are over 200,000 traffic accidents in Florida each year.
One of every 6 Florida car accidents occurs in the Miami region.
Broward and Miami experience over 50,000 accidents a year.
There were 1,252 total crashes in Miramar in 2016
2,507 total vehicles were involved in a car accident in 2016
729 total injuries resulting from a crash in 2016
9 fatalities in 2016 from car accidents
With numbers like these, it is evident that Miramar car accidents are occurring at alarming rates. For more information, see our monthly car accident summaries which report the number of car crashes occurring in Miramar.
Not only can these accidents be fatal, they can inflict lifelong pain and suffering, emotional damage, costly insurance rates, skyrocketing bills, and other losses. Bruce Jacobs will work tirelessly to recover your damages and help make you whole again.
What Should You Do?
If you were in a car accident, you should exchange your insurance information with the other driver(s) and truthfully describe the situation to the police.
Also, it is important that you do not procrastinate seeking medical treatment after an accident. This is because there are time limits to receive certain benefits (including PIP) and waiting to see a doctor can hurt any personal injury claim you may have.
Always have a car accident lawyer on call when situations like this arise. Most car accident attorneys, like Bruce Jacobs, can come to the scene or to the hospital to speak on your behalf.
Contact Bruce R. Jacobs to find out how he can help you. You can contact him by phone at (954) 986-6446 or by e-mail through this web site to schedule an appointment and learn more about your rights. He offers a free initial consultation.