At The Kryder Law Group, our Chicago personal injury attorneys are familiar with the tragic consequences of rollover accidents. Due to the high impact nature of these types of car accidents, they can often result in death or life-changing injuries, such as head or brain trauma, spinal cord injuries, and other severe injuries that could result in drastic changes to your life and long term medical expenses.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a rollover crash, it’s important to consult with a personal injury lawyer to know your rights and make sure a thorough investigation is conducted. Our auto accident attorneys are ready to fight for you and guide you throughout the entire legal process.
Examples of Serious Injuries Suffered in Rollover Accidents
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Due to the severity of damage to vehicles in rollover crashes, there are often extremely serious injuries that can happen when a rollover accident occurs.
Some of these injuries may include:
traumatic brain injury
amputation of limbs
spinal cord injury
Other Types of Injuries
Other types of injuries that could occur due to rollover crashes include whiplash or concussions. Any of these rollover accident caused injuries can have negative long-term health effects and result in significant medical bills.
Experienced Chicago rollover accident lawyers can provide you with the legal guidance needed to recover as much as possible for your injuries. A motor vehicle accident should not leave you in debt. The right attorney client relationship with one of our lawyers can help get you the compensation you deserve.
Rollover Car Accident Statistics
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, rollover accidents account for 33% of all car accidents. Rollover accidents can occur for a variety of reasons, including defects in the automobile, but 95% of single car rollovers are “tripped,” which is when a car’s tires lose contact with the roadway.
Tripped Rollover Causes
Some reasons a car may “trip” include:
Soft Soil: This is when a driver veers off the road onto a curb, soft shoulder, or other non-roadway surfaces.
Guard Rails: If a driver gets too close to a guardrail at a high speed, they may try to veer away, resulting in partially hitting the rail and launching the car into a roll.
Steep Slope: Larger cars, such as SUVs, are particularly susceptible to this type of “trip.” A large car will gather momentum when heading down a steep slope, and a sudden turn can cause the car to enter a roll.
The remaining 5% of rollover accidents are “untripped.” Untripped rollovers are usually caused when tall, heavy vehicles swerve to avoid a collision.
Investigation of Rollover Car Accidents is Essential
No matter the original cause of the rollover, it’s possible manufacture defects could worsen the impact of the rollover. Furthermore, if your rollover accident was caused by a negligent driver, they could be held liable.
Attorneys at The Kryder Law Group, LLC will work hard to determine the exact cause of your accident and whether or not it was worsened by product malfunction or if you deserve compensation due to someone else’s poor driving.
Our Rollover Accident Attorneys are Ready to Help You
Our experienced Chicago car accident attorneys will discuss the details of your case. Call us for a free consultation and we’ll discuss:
Whether or not the other party is at fault
How severe your injuries and those of the vehicle’s occupants were and how much it will cost to properly treat them
The long term effects of any injuries you may have suffered
How to hold the other party financially accountable for your damages
How long your case may take
Any other questions you have about your rollover accident case
Determining Liability and Compensation
In addition to these things, if you have been injured in a rollover accident because of the negligent driving of the other party, we will discuss the possible recovery you may receive. We will discuss whether you have suffered:
A loss of wages due to missed work because of the severity of your injuries
Out of pocket expenses for medical bills for treatment
Out of pocket expenses for hospital bills or other emergency services
Cost of any future medical care that you might need
Pain and suffering associated with your Chicago rollover accident that caused your injury, as well as any permanent disability or disfigurement resulting from it
Any other losses that you might have experienced due to the Chicago rollover accident
If you or a loved one has been a victim of a rollover accident, reach out to The Kryder Law Group’s team of auto accident lawyers for a free consultation. We’ll review the facts of your case with you and let you know your options. We’ll work with you to make sure your insurance company is handling your case justly. If our investigation reveals that negligence or product malfunction played a part in your accident, we’ll put together a strong case to get you the compensation you deserve.
What You Get from Your Free Case Evaluation
When you meet with a Chicago rollover accident lawyer during your free phone or video consultation, they will evaluate the merits of your case. They will also identify the type and amount of compensation you may be entitled to. During this meeting, they will also determine whether or not insurance covers your accident. Furthermore, they will ascertain the severity of your injuries and whether or not you will need the expertise of specialists. Finally, they will give you an estimate as to how long the case may take to resolve. At this meeting, you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have and receive honest answers.
Contact us today for your free case review, tell us about your injuries. Rollover collisions can result in serious harm to your health and livelihood. We are ready to help achieve the recovery you deserve.
Testimonials from Our Personal Injury Clients
We are proud of the work we do and the results we are able to achieve for our clients. Here are some testimonials from some past clients:
“I remember my first call with Mr. Kryder. It was what I expected when speaking with a lawyer about a serious case. We reviewed my entire case and he answered all my questions. We also discussed the plan going forward. Equally important, we reviewed all contingencies both good and bad. After our consultation, I knew I had made the right decision and I had confidence my case would be handled effectively.” – Tyler S., Chicago, IL
“Andrew Kryder was excellent at explaining everything in a way we could understand, process by process. He got our all our medical bills paid and some extra money that covered our basic losses, more than what the insurance company originally offered. We are more than completely satisfied with the work that he did for us, and would definitely recommend contacting Andrew Kryder to represent you.” – Karen C., Chicago, IL