Durham Automobile Accident Attorney

Being involved in an automobile accident can be stressful. Not only from the accident itself, but from dealing with insurance companies as well. Seeking representation from an automobile accident attorney from the Wickward Law Offices in Durham, North Carolina can ease the stress.

Nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3, 287 deaths a day.

In North Carolina, the top causes for automobile accidents are as follows:

  • Failure to Reduce Speed
  • Inattention
  • Failure to Yield Right of Way
  • Alcohol Use
  • Crossing the Center Line/Wrong way Driving
  • Operated Vehicle in Erratic, Reckless, Careless, Negligent or Aggressive Manner

With Bill Wickward Jr., on your side, you may become eligible to receive compensation for medical bills, lost wages and future medical treatments due to an automobile accident caused by another driver.  Your health insurance should cover your medical expenses.  If you do not have health insurance or your insurance does not cover all of your bills, you are entitled to recover your medical bills from the negligent driver.

North Carolina legislature has continued to legislate contributory negligence.  This means that if you are in the least bit negligent for your injuries you sustain, you cannot recover any damages, unless you can show the other driver had the last clear chance to avoid the collision.

If you’ve been involved in a head-on collision, tailgating and chain reaction accident, rear-end collision, intersection collision or a hit-and-run accident  contact Wickward Law Office in Durham, North Carolina to speak with a Durham Automobile Accident Attorney regarding your case. For your consultation, contact our office at (919) 313-4537 so we can help you seek the compensation from the negligence of another driver’s actions.

Each case is different.  Nothing herein is intended to convey legal advice.  You should contact our office to discuss your particular case.