Many people think they are okay to drive themselves home after a night out, but all too often, unfortunately, they may cause a serious or even fatal accident. If you were injured or lost a loved one in a drunk driving accident, the Massachusetts Law Office of James A. Maniatis provides personalized representation in filing a personal injury or wrongful death claim. We understand the often emotional trauma associated with drunk driving accidents. Taking a comprehensive approach, we seek maximum compensation on your behalf from at-fault parties. Dedicated Shrewsbury DUI Accident Attorney Those with a blood-alcohol content (BAC) higher than .08 are considered to be driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol, which is a criminal offense. If you were involved in a drunk driving accident as a passenger or driver of another vehicle, we will examine all the evidence of your case, including:
- Police reports regarding field sobriety tests or Breathalyzer results
- Witness statements
- Medical documentation and history
- Any evidence uncovered in a criminal proceeding against the drunk driver
Most insurance companies are willing to offer injury compensation to drunk driving accident victims. However, they may try to limit the amount of compensation available by asking you to provide a statement, which may be used against you in the future or to agree to a set amount in exchange for waiving your right to sue. Before you talk to an insurance agent, talk to our Worcester drunk driving accidents attorney. He will negotiate on your behalf and protect your right to full and fair coverage. Working with medical specialists, occupational therapists, economists and other experts, we will determine the full impact of your injury and seek maximum compensation for all of your short- and long-term needs. Contact Our Firm for a Free Initial Consultation We focus on one thing — helping you recover the compensation you deserve. To discuss your claim in a free initial consultation with our lawyer, contact us. We will meet with you in our office, at your home, in the hospital or wherever is most convenient for you.