Head-on vehicle collisions often result in severe injuries for those involved. These accidents regularly occur at high speeds and with little to no warning. At Randall Page, P.C., we are here to help if you need a Virginia car accident attorney. If you have been injured due to another driver’s careless or negligent actions, we will investigate your case and work to secure full compensation for your losses. Our head-on collision car accident lawyer in Virginia has extensive experience helping residents in the Courtland, Suffolk, Emporia, and Lawrenceville areas.
Head-on collisions are often devastating for those involved. The vast majority of head-on collisions, and other accidents, revolve around human error. The following factors contribute to most head-on collisions in Virginia:
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, we know that there were approximately 128,000 total vehicle collisions across the Commonwealth during the latest reporting year. The DOT does not keep exact data regarding how many of these incidents were head-on collisions, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says that approximately 13% of all rural fatal accidents are the result of head-on collisions. In the urban setting, around 7% of all fatal crashes are head-on collisions.
Drivers operating in and around rural areas in Virginia need to take extra precautions to prevent head-on collisions from occurring, and drivers need to be aware of the dangers they face from others in these settings. Slow down, be aware of your surroundings, and practice defensive driving.
At Randall Page, P.C., our qualified and experienced Virginia head-on collision lawyers regularly help clients who have sustained the following injuries in these incidents:
Head-on collisions often cause significant emotional and psychological trauma for survivors. These are very traumatic incidents, and victims often report suffering from anxiety, fear, depression, and even post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following the collision.
If you or somebody you love has been injured in a head-on collision caused by the actions of another driver, contacted the team at Randall Page, P.C. for help with your case today. We have extensive experience helping clients in the Courtland, Suffolk, Emporia, and Lawrenceville areas, and we are not afraid to stand up to aggressive insurance carriers to ensure you receive the following compensation: