If you’ve been involved in a rideshare accident, Malloy Law is here to help. Our Falls Church rideshare accident attorney can help you seek compensation for your:
Pain and suffering.
What to do if You Have Been Involved in a Rideshare Accident
When involved in a rideshare accident, it is important to take the following steps:
Stay Safe: Remain at the scene of the accident and assess any injuries. If you or someone else has been injured, contact paramedics immediately.
Call Law Enforcement: Contact local law enforcement to report the incident and provide an accurate account of what happened. Make sure to get a copy of the police report for your records.
Collect Evidence: Take photos of the vehicles involved in the accident, as well as any other relevant evidence, including traffic signals and directions from nearby signage that could be used later to establish fault in court if necessary.
Document Information: Exchange information with all parties involved, including contact information, insurance details, and license plate numbers.
Notify Rideshare Company: Contact the rideshare company and provide them with a detailed description of the accident as well as any evidence collected. Make sure to keep records of all communication between you and the company.
Seek Legal Advice: Consult with a qualified personal injury lawyer who can help you assess your legal options after the incident, such as filing a lawsuit against the other driver or ridesharing company if applicable.
By following these steps, individuals riding in rideshares can protect themselves in the event of an accident and ensure that they receive appropriate compensation for their injuries or losses caused by the incident.
How a Falls Church Rideshare Accident Attorney Can Help