Riverside Fatal Accident Lawyers
The Law Firm of Aitken * Aitken * Cohn has successfully represented victims of serious accidents in Riverside for over 30 years. Wrongful death claims allow surviving family members of accident victims to hold negligent parties responsible for the death. A fatal accident attorney can file wrongful death claims over fatal car accidents, fatal motorcycle accidents or any other accident involving fatalities.
Fatalities Caused By Negligence
Wrongful death claims often involve negligence on the part of other drivers. The reckless actions and disregard for the safety of others is often the cause of serious car and motorcycle accidents. When a fatal accident lawyer can prove negligence, the negligent party will likely be held financially responsible.
Statistics From Fatal Accident Reports
The CHP keeps detailed accident reports that are compiled each year. These statistics get broken down by locations. The most recent available statistics are for the year 2008:
- In Riverside County there were 220 fatal car accidents in 2008
- There were 32 motorcycle crashes that involved deaths in 2008
- 101 of the fatalities for the county were caused by drunk drivers
Statistics like these show that Riverside roads and freeways can be dangerous. If you have lost a loved one, you are not alone. Fatal motor vehicle accidents are devastating to the families left behind, who are not only grieving but also usually left in financial chaos.
An experienced accident attorney will help you through the process. Our firm has the experience and compassion you deserve during this trying time. We posses the courtroom skills you need to help you achieve justice.
Contact a Fatal Accident Attorney
The Law Firm of Aitken * Aitken * Cohn is the only firm you should trust with your wrongful death claims. Our Riverside fatal accident attorneys are known across the nation for their aggressive trial skills and dedicated legal representation. To schedule a review of your case, contact us today.