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Uber & Lyft Accidents

Accidents Involving Uber & Lyft

Corpus Christi Auto Accident Attorneys

Auto accidents, in any form, can be frightening and overwhelming experiences. When injuries are involved, victims and families can also encounter a great deal of difficulty attempting to navigate the legal process of recovering their damages. At The Daspit Law Firm, our attorneys are committed to ensuring that auto accident victims have the help they need to secure the maximum compensation possible.

If you or someone you love has recently been injured in an auto accident involving a rideshare service - such as Uber or Lyft - it’s important to understand that you may face unique challenges in your quest for compensation. Because rideshare services introduce unique legal and insurance issues to accident cases, these claims demand the attention of experienced and proven lawyers.

Hurt in an Uber or Lyft accident?
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Rideshare Accidents & Unique Concerns

Rideshare accidents involve several unique concerns when it comes to the personal injury or wrongful death claim process. Here are a few important points:

  • Driver Status - Uber and Lyft drivers are classified as “independent contractors” rather than employees. In the event of accidents, this status can create difficulties with liability and may allow the ridesharing companies to avoid responsibility for paying damages.
  • Driver Training - Because drivers are not considered employees, they do not have to meet the same qualifications or abide by the same regulations as professionally licensed drivers. This can create unique issues in cases where driver negligence or error was involved.
  • Insurance - Uber and Lyft insurance policies have contributed to many challenging auto accident cases over the years. This is due to the fact that ridesharing services don’t always cover drivers and passengers with their commercial policies in the event of injury-causing accidents.

Learn More About Your Case During a FREE Consultation

The Daspit Law Firm has helped many victims and families put their lives back together after being harmed in car accidents. With decades of combined experience, our legal team is fully prepared to handle the unique challenges of auto accident cases involving Uber, Lyft, or other rideshare services.

To discuss your case during a FREE consultation, contact us today.

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    “This is the best law practice in the whole world !! They made it so easy for me and my wife to get back our lives after my accident. I was worried day and night about my family, how would we keep our house, feed the kids, pay for college? They walked us through everything and took care of us, my wife said it was the smartest thing I ever did besides marry her.”

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    “I just can't believe how amazing my experience with Daspit Law and Jeff was. Jeff was really hands on and really made me feel special. Not only was Jeff amazing but the pretty young lady Maria came and picked me up when ever I needed to come into the office. Its no surprise with this team we won my case! Thank you so much! xoxo”

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    “Me and my little brother were recently in a car accident in midtown. My brother didn't get hurt but I wasn't as lucky.”

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