Uber/lyfts accidents

Over the years, technology has been a great aid to people around the world. For instance, people who need transportation are connected to drivers who can provide such services via it via an online through a technology-enabled platform by a Transportation Network Company ridesharing applications.

These ridesharing applications are very convenient and are therefore preferred more than taxis by most commuters. Two of the most famous transportation network companies in California are Uber and Lyft.

Ridesharing applications like Uber and Lyft have made traveling around easier than ever before. Even though it’s an incredibly sophisticated system, things can go terribly wrong in case of an accident.

As opposed to taxis, which are closely regulated, ridesharing applications are exempt from much of the scrutiny that taxi firms are subject to.

Under California law, Uber and Lyft regulations require both companies to carry $1 million in insurance coverage in the event of a driver-caused fatality, personal injury, or property damage. Uber and Lyft must also provide uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage for their drivers and passengers, as required by law as well.

If you or a loved one has been injured in an Uber or Lyft accident, call us today, so we can protect you under the law!

Examples of evidence that may strengthen your claim include:

What To Do If You Are Injured While Riding in an Uber or Lyft vehicle?

  • Make sure to get all necessary information from all the individuals involved
    -Full Names
    -Contact Information
    -Plate Numbers (If not available, familiarize yourself with all the physical characteristics of the car)
  • Take Photos and Videos
  • Call the police and get immediate medical attention

 

Hiring the services of an expert ridesharing attorney is a crucial part of the process. These kinds of cases are naturally complicated and complex. It’s not a good idea to try to navigate these cases on your own. Your case will be thoroughly reviewed by a skilled personal injury attorney at Alemi Law Group, PC who will use substantial time and evidence to strengthen your case and aggressively demand compensation from the responsible party.