Ridesharing services are no longer a new industry and they are rapidly expanding. However, that does not mean they are completely safe. You may not be aware, but ridesharing drivers do not have to have any particular training. They are regular drivers prone to the same driving mistakes as anyone else.
Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates is here when you need a Hollywood Uber and Lyft accident attorney. Vehicle crashes are confusing, especially when you are dealing with injuries. Let us get to work so we can secure the compensation you need.
We do not want to alarm you when it comes to ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft. By and large, a ridesharing trip is going to be safe and you will arrive at your destination. However, please remember that ridesharing drivers do not have to have any extra training and that these services are not as regulated as traditional transportation services (public buses or taxis).
During the latest reporting year in Florida, there were over 400,000 vehicle crashes. Vehicle accidents are a reality, especially in areas where there are plenty of tourists. It is not uncommon to see the following injuries in the aftermath of a vehicle crash:
When dealing with a rideshare accident, there are some things we need to be concerned about. Whether you have been struck by a rideshare driver or were in a rideshare vehicle that crashed, you should know that both Uber and Lyft have insurance coverage for their rides. This coverage includes periods when a driver has passengers and while they are waiting for a fare.
However, this does not mean you are going to receive coverage for all of your incident-related expenses. Insurance companies are not out to hand over money and dealing with them can be difficult. In a crash with a rideshare vehicle, there will likely be many insurance companies involved:
Only a skilled and knowledgeable attorney will be able to navigate each of these parties to ensure that you are treated fairly.
Any vehicle crash with injuries can be confusing. The last thing you need to worry about when you are recovering from your injuries is whether or not you will be able to pay your bills. If someone else’s negligence has caused you harm, Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates is ready to help.
We understand ridesharing services and we know the aftermath of these crashes can become complex. Our team will work to ensure you are compensated fairly. This can include coverage for: