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Uber/Lyft Accident Attorney in California

Uber/Lyft Accident in California

Stepping foot in a rideshare, like Uber/Lyft, means that your safety is in the hands of the driver behind the wheel. In addition, you are trusting the company with their choice in picking the driver who is qualified and has undergone comprehensive background checks.

Uber/Lyft accidents are concerningly rising, due to the rising number of rideshare vehicles on the road. One common misconception is that any personal injury claim for a ridesharing accident is a simple matter of collision between two typical privately-owned vehicles, but it’s not; it can be much more complex.

Such cases require the attention of a personal injury attorney who is knowledgeable in the evolving laws pertaining to ridesharing and ridesharing accidents.

At Soho Law, we provide professional representation for victims of Uber/Lyft Accidents and aggressive pursue their case to maximize the compensation they deserve. Call us now at 310-803-9560 for a FREE CONSULTATION

What to Do After an Uber/Lyft Accidents

If you or a loved one has suffered injuries as the result of a rideshare accident, you may feel unsure of where to turn, and find the stress to be overwhelming.

There are certain steps we have included to help you through the aftermath of a rideshare accident:

  1. Call 911 to request a police officer and medical help
  2. Gather photos of the accident, involved vehicles and injuries, the surrounding environment if it’s impacted by the accident, and the driver’s license and insurance cards of all involved vehicle drivers.
  3. Make sure to write down the above information to keep two copies of everything if any information is lost/damaged.
  4. Record contact information for anyone who witnessed the accident.
  5. Visit an emergency room or doctor to make sure that your injuries are evaluated, properly treated, and documented by a professional.
  6. Contact a skilled personal injury attorney to get an objective evaluation of your case.

Who is Legally Accountable in a Rideshare Accident?

Very often, you may have questions about the accountability of the parties involved. Because every personal injury case is unique, there’s no easy answer to the question. Such liabilities depend on the role you had as a driver or passenger, the reason for the accident, and whether the rideshare driver was actually working at the time of the accident.

Reach out to a California Personal Injury Attorney Immediately!

When choosing a personal injury attorney for your accident, it is important to know what kind of trial experience your lawyer can offer if your case does require litigation. It’s extremely vital to seek help from an attorney who is experienced in dealing with ridesharing cases.

It is stressful to sustain a personal injury. But filing a personal injury case when it’s an Uber/Lyft accident is always even more challenging. The legal framework and process can be tiresome to navigate and there’s more than just the at-fault party to deal with. At Soho Law, we prioritize your health and well-being while gathering all the facts for your case. We will handle the process from the beginning and fight for your rights to maximize the compensation you receive.

We work on a contingency fee basis, which means you owe us nothing unless we win your case. With offices in California and New York, we work tirelessly and fight for your rights while you recover. Call us now at 310-803-9560 or click here to fill our contact form for a FREE CONSULTATION.