Auto accidents and their aftermaths are painful for everyone involved. Various injuries and damaged vehicles can lead to tremendous stress and expense. For those recovering mentally and physically from such a crash, the need for clarity is essential. For accident victims putting back the pieces of their day to day lives, it is important. Then to determine the causes of the crash and what if anything to do to learn responsibility.
Who is At Fault For a Driving With Loss of Consciousnesses Car Accident?
How does a person just pass out all of a sudden with no way to stop it or maintain lucidity? Such a situation occurs when a driver becomes unconscious during driving and causes a crash. The responsibility for such a crash is not immediately clear.
Many gray areas require the assistance of a skilled attorney specialized in these types of accident. Lawyers look at the particulars and determine what occurred. In most cases, by California law, if a driver passes out while driving, they cannot get sued in a court of justice. But this does not always remain true.
What are the Situations Where You Can Sue a Passed Out Driver?
In other cases, if the driver could become found negligent. So they could get challenged. So this could occur if they were taking medication that they knew could impair their ability to driver safely. Also, this could be the case if they have a stroke or heart condition that could cause driving issues and informed by their doctor. So there are exceptions to every rule.
Speak to a Lawyer No Matter What
No matter what the circumstances. You need the guidance of an experienced accident attorney to help determine if this is the case. Even if the other driver is not liable, we can go to bat for you to find medical care or to challenge bad faith insurance carriers. Ehline Law’s handling of many similar cases allows it the breadth of knowledge to sit down with you and determine your legal options.
Our crack team of attorneys is always available via phone or email. And we offer you our years of experience to help you get through this difficult time.
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