Pandemic Related Car Accidents

"We'll Make Things Right"

Pandemic Related Car Accidents | Personal Injury Lawyers Ohio, ELG

Pandemic Related Car Accidents

Studies have shown that fewer drivers on the roads in 2020 due to the pandemic have generated an increase in fatal accidents. These studies have also shown that many of these accidents were due to riskier driving behavior.

It seems that people feel they can drive a little more reckless or drop their guard with less traffic on the roads. As a result, 2020 has seen a spike in fatal accidents which many be attributed to the results of the pandemic.

These Studies Show Staggering Statistics

Although traffic was down during the months from April to October of 2020, the severity of accidents surged over 30% due to increased driving speeds.

Look for Changes in 2021

The Governors Highway Safety Association is in talks to launch a new driver safety program targeted specifically at reckless driving and speeding. One topic in discussion is "How to Slow Traffic Using Automated Traffic Enforcement". On the federal level states could be required to actively improve their safety records and/or road designs or they may lose federal funding for many of their road projects.

With or without Covid-19 everyone should practice safe driving at all times. Do not be in a hurry, respect the other drivers and drive defensively. This article has been brought to you by the Eshelman Legal Group of Ohio. Helping the injured for over 40 years.
"We'll Make Things Right"Call: 1-800-365-0001

A Special Message

We understand the concerns you may have about the corona-virus. Our law firm has no reported cases. However, at this time we want to continue offering our top rated legal services to everyone in need.

In consideration of the unknown associated with this virus and the federal regulations, the Eshelman Legal Group is offering an option that allows you to get the legal help you deserve without compromising your comfort level during this health concern we all share.

Of course you can call or live text chat our law firm via your phone, tablet or desktop computer. During the legal process you are required to sign a few documents. You do not need to visit our office or have anyone come to your location. We offer a quick, easy, safe and secure electronic document signing solution called DocuSign.

If you need a top rated personal injury attorney for any type of accident you or a loved one have encountered, you can get our help without leaving your home or hospital room.

With over 40 years of service and a top rating..."We'll Make Things Right"

Call: 1-800-365-0001

The Conclusion

The attorneys at the Eshelman Legal Group understand that no matter how cautious you are, others may not be so careful, and accidents do happen. So we hope you don’t need to, but if you are in a situation where you need the advice of an personal injury attorney, the Eshelman Legal Group is here to help you. For over 40 years we have been assisting accident victims, and we are here to assist you too... because “We’ll make things right.”

Ask yourself this question… who does the adjuster work for? The adjuster works for the insurance company, they do not work for you.

In all matters involving personal injury it is essential that measures be taken promptly to preserve evidence, investigate the accident in question, and file a lawsuit prior to the deadline imposed by the Statute of Limitations. If you or a loved one is a victim of personal injuries, call Eshelman Legal Group LLC, now at 1-800-365-0001. The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a Contingent Fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary award or recovery of funds. Don’t delay! You may have a valid claim and be entitled to compensation for your injuries, but a lawsuit must be filed before the statute of limitations expires. The above is not legal advice. That can only come from a qualified attorney who is familiar with all the facts and circumstances of a particular, specific case and the relevant law. See Terms of Use.

Call: 1-800-365-0001

Related Content