Uber and Lyft are two of the most widely used rideshare companies. It is convenient, as most people can hail one of these rides with just a few taps on an app on their cell phone. Lawmakers are forced to scramble to keep up with the booming industry, that many claimants in car accidents involving Uber or Lyft had difficulty asserting their legal rights.
Rideshare accidents can happen for numerous reasons, such as:
- Inattentive drivers
- Drivers distracted by using GPS or fielding phone calls
- Pressure of completing the faresPressure of completing the fares
- Distractions on the road
- The challenge of navigating in traffic
Fortunately, when you retain a seasoned Houston car accident attorney, you can feel confident knowing your case is in good hands. Car accident claims involving rideshare companies tend to be complex due to the nature of the business. Working with an attorney who knows the laws can offer strength to your claim and ensure that your needs are being adequately represented.
At Jerome Fjeld & Associates, PLLC, we pride ourselves on providing the maximum possible compensation for our clients. We can see your case through to the end, and help you find a resolution that ensures justice has been served. If we cannot find appropriate financial compensation, we will not ask you to pay any fees!
Call us at 713-572-6446 to make an appointment.