Ten years ago, the word “Uber” would not have meant anything to you. Now, however, most people are familiar with Uber and other ridesharing services. Uber is a popular way to get around, particularly if you do not have a vehicle or you need a designated driver. However, there are times when accidents happen involving these vehicles. At Paulozzi LPA, our knowledgeable and experienced team is ready to get to work figuring out what happened so we can secure the compensation you deserve. When you need a Brooklyn Heights Uber accident attorney, call us today.
We cannot give you exact statistics for how many Uber vehicles are involved in vehicle crashes. What we can tell you is that for the latest reporting year in Ohio, there were more than 300,000 total vehicle crashes. Out of those, there were:
With the rise in popularity of ridesharing services like Uber, we know that accidents with these vehicles do occur. Just like any other vehicle crash, passengers inside the Uber and those struck by an Uber vehicle can be seriously injured.
However, recover compensation in the aftermath of an Uber crash can become incredibly complicated. Uber drivers do have insurance from the company. In fact, Uber has a strong policy for drivers, but it does not always apply.
The last thing you should have to worry about when you take an Uber ride is that you or a loved one will be harmed. You should also never have to worry about getting struck by an Uber vehicle. At Paulozzi LPA, we are ready to help you if you or a loved one have been injured in an Uber accident. We will look into all aspects of the incident and work to secure the compensation you need, including: