Multi-Vehicle Car Accidents Attorney in Florida
Experienced Tampa Car Accident Lawyers
Multi-vehicle auto accidents are the most common form of motor vehicle
accidents that occur on the road today. Although the majority of these
fender benders or
rear end collisions, one or both vehicles are still likely to sustain damage and the driver
and/or passengers involved may be
injured. In high-speed multi vehicle accidents, all parties involved are likely
catastrophic injuries, requiring emergency medical treatment and extensive surgery or other
Most multi vehicle accidents involve two vehicles; accidents involving
three or more vehicles are less common and are often more serious with
the additional vehicles that are involved. Unfortunately, accidents involving
more than two vehicles do occur in Florida, and proving fault in these
accidents can oftentimes be difficult.
If you are involved in an auto accident with another vehicle, you may wonder
whether the other driver can be held liable. This would mean that the other driver's insurance company would pay
for your medical care, damage to your vehicle and other losses that you
With over 20 years of experience advocating for clients in Tampa and across
Florida, you can be confident your case is in good hands.
Schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss your legal options during this difficult time.
Who is at-fault in a multi-vehicle accident?
When you work with a personal injury lawyer at our firm, you will have
all avenues explored in order to obtain your highest possible compensation.
For example, it may be mistakenly assumed that the first driver that collided
with a vehicle and caused the accident should be held accountable for
the injuries and property damages of all drivers and their vehicles. This
may not always be the case!
An experienced car accident attorney will examine the evidence to determine
if any of the following contributed to the accident:
If any of these apply to any of the cars and drivers involved in the accident,
there may be some level of fault attributed to each. When more than one
path or reason contributed to an accident, things may get complicated
quickly. For example, while one driver may have rear-ended another car
due to road conditions, a third driver that was texting while driving
and did not stop in time may have contributed to additional damage since
they did not exercise the proper level of caution and care behind the wheel.
Contact a Florida Car Accident Attorney
After an auto accident of any kind, you may be facing overwhelming medical bills along with the
physical and emotional trauma associated with the accident itself. Fortunately,
by talking to our
auto accident attorney in Tampa about the circumstances of your collision, your injuries, insurance, and
a number of other factors, you can find out your rights and your options
in recovering financial compensation from the responsible driver.
If you would like to find out more about your rights and options following
a multi-vehicle auto accident in Tampa, Florida, please contact an experienced
lawyer at Smith & Stallworth, Attorneys at Law. We are happy to offer
a free initial consultation to talk to you about your legal options, so
you can make the right decision about your case.
Multi vehicle accidents in particular can be complex, as you will have
one or more other drivers and other insurance companies to deal with.
Be sure you have an attorney at your side who can protect your interests.
Contact Smith & Stallworth, Attorneys at Law to discuss your legal options!