Accidents Caused by Drunk Driving
Drunk Driving Accident Attorneys in Joplin, Springfield, Rogers/Bentonville
Drunk driving causes thousands of accidents and fatalities every year,
changing the lives of countless families across the nation. Knowing that
an individual made the reckless decision to drink and get behind the wheel
is infuriating, especially if you or a loved one was injured as a result.
If you have been injured, it is essential that you hold the negligent driver
accountable. Drunk driving is unacceptable, and our drunk driving accident
lawyers at Johnson, Vorhees & Martucci are here to stand up for you.
Call one of our offices in Joplin, Springfield, Rogers/Bentonville to
If you have been injured by a drunk driver, you may be able to recover
- Medical treatment
- Lost earning capacity
- Missing wages
- Punitive damages (in some cases)
Whether the driver responsible was driving under the influence of drugs,
alcohol, or both, you deserve to be compensated. In order to punish impaired
drivers who are the cause of an accident, civil law in many states allows
victims to recover punitive damages from the drunk driver in addition
to compensatory damages.
Make sure that you have the financial resources you need to recover with
peace of mind. Our firm can guide you through the process from start to
finish so you never feel lost or alone.
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Additional Damages Under Dram Shop Liability
In some cases, your source for financial recovery can be found beyond a
driver's insurance policy. If the driver responsible for your accident
was served alcohol at an establishment, you may be able to pursue additional
damages under dram shop laws.
Under dram shop laws, you can take legal action against the establishment
that overserved the driver, especially if he or she was visibly intoxicated
or is a repeat offender. Licensed alcohol vendors such as bars, taverns,
restaurants, or another type of establishment can be held liable under
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At our office, we take cases on a contingency fee basis. You do not pay
us anything upfront or out of your pocket. Our legal fees only come out
as a percentage of your final settlement. If we don't win any money
for you, then you don't owe us any fees.
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