North Dakota Car Accident Lawyer
Many residents and visitors in North Dakota utilize automobiles to get to and from destinations. It is an unfortunate truth that car accidents are a daily occurrence in locations throughout the Peace Garden State, and some crashes can have tragic results.
Need an Injury Lawyer North Dakota represents individuals who have suffered severe injuries as well as the families of those killed in car accidents. Our firm represents clients in such communities as Wahpeton, Watford City, Lincoln, Horace, Grand Forks, Williston, Mandan, West Fargo, Jamestown, Devils Lake, Valley City, Bismarck, Grafton, Beulah, Stanley, Minot, Dickinson, Casselton, New Town, Hazen, Bottineau, Lisbon, Carrington, Fargo, Rugby, and many others.
Common Kinds of Car Accidents in North Dakota
Every car crash is different. Each accident involves its own unique set of factors relating to the people involved and the possible causes.
Certain types of collisions, however, are especially common. Some of the kinds of car accident cases Need an Injury Lawyer North Dakota most frequently handles involve such crashes as:
- Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Accidents
- Distracted Driving Accidents
- Ridesharing (Uber or Lyft) Accidents
- Rear-End Accidents
- Head-On Collisions
- High Speed Accidents
- Side-Impact Collisions
- Uninsured Motorist Accidents
- Hit and Run Accidents
Following any car collision, it is always wise for the people involved to make sure that they seek medical attention—even if they do not believe they were hurt. Not all injuries display immediate symptoms, and insurance companies for negligent motorists often use any delay in treatment as proof that the the victim’s injuries were not as severe as he or she might claim.
Car Insurance Requirements in North Dakota
According to the North Dakota Insurance Department, drivers in the Peace Garden State are required to maintain automobile insurance policies that satisfy the following minimum amounts of liability coverage:
- $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident bodily injury liability
- $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage
- $25,000 property damage
- $30,000 basic no-fault coverage or personal injury protection (PIP)
When a driver is uninsured or underinsured (does not have enough liability coverage to satisfy the full amounts of damage caused), it does not mean that a victim does not have other options. Many people may be able to file claims with their own automobile insurance companies under applicable uninsured or underinsured policies.
Contact a North Dakota Personal Injury Attorney Today
Did you sustain catastrophic injuries or as your loved one killed in a car crash anywhere in North Dakota? You should not hesitate to contact Need an Injury Lawyer North Dakota as soon as possible.
Our firm is available 24/7 to schedule a free, no obligation consultation at which our North Dakota personal injury attorneys will review your case and answer all of your legal questions. We handle these cases on a contingency fee basis, so you do not pay us one cent unless you obtain a financial award.