You Can Count On Us If You Or A Loved One Has Been Injured By A Distracted Driver
Talking on the phone, composing or reading text messages, eating, programming the GPS, and putting on makeup. Distracted driving takes many forms, but all of them are irresponsible and dangerous. If you have been hurt as a result of a distracted driver, you have every right to be angry. You also have the right to pursue compensation for pain and suffering, medical expenses, lost earnings and other damages.
You can count on the attorneys of Restovich Braun & Associates if you or a loved one has been injured by a distracted driver in the Rochester area. Our focus is on making sure negligent drivers are held accountable and making sure that you are not victimized a second time by a stingy insurance company.
Distracted Driving Is Not Only Negligent, It Is Illegal
Minnesota law includes a number of restrictions on distracting activities behind the wheel, including barring:
- Composing, reading or sending electronic messages across the internet or on a wireless device while the vehicle is in motion or part of traffic, including while stopped in traffic
- Drivers under the age of 18 from using a cellphone, even with a hands-free setup
- School bus drivers from using a cellphone
Distracted driving can also lead to charges of reckless or careless driving if actions demonstrate a disregard for the well-being of others.
Injured By A Driver Who Was Texting? Contact Restovich Braun & Associates
At Restovich Braun & Associates, we will make sure that the facts of your case are made clear and that the insurance company pays up for its negligent policyholder. We do this by engaging in thorough research and building the strongest possible case for trial. This allows us to negotiate settlements from a position of strength.