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Legal Help for the Injured
The Cleveland Uber and Lyft accident lawyers at Kisling, Nestico & Redick are skilled rideshare lawyers. Let us help you move through the legal processes and recover compensation if you are injured.
KNR’s Uber and Lyft accident attorneys have a record of success in rideshare cases. Let us help get everything you deserve.
Whether someone rear-ends you on I-90 or sideswiped on Euclid Avenue, a rideshare passenger or driver is exposed to the same risks as any Cleveland car wreck.
Some typical car accident injuries include:
As a result, you may be in pain, unable to work, and struggling with significant financial strain. An Uber or Lyft accident lawyer can help you get medical treatment and recover compensation for your losses.
Rideshares in Ohio have other characteristics that make them more prone to accidents.
Uber and Lyft both require drivers to operate software while driving. They also navigate with GPS and communicate with passengers. Although Ohio has distracted driving laws, these actions can result in drivers taking their eyes off the road.
This, combined with driving in unfamiliar areas and meeting unknown passengers, increase the likelihood of an Uber and Lyft accident.
Fight for Everything You're Owed
Rideshare drivers are not only required to have personal insurance but additional insurance coverage as well.
In states like Ohio, Uber and Lyft drivers must have excess liability coverage of $1 million per incident. The level of coverage changes according to the status of the driver.
When the driver has the app turned on, a lower level of coverage applies, but when the driver accepts a fare, the level increases. These level changes can lead to complications and disputes with insurance companies.
Passengers who sustain injuries related to an Uber or Lyft accident deserve the chance to hold the at-fault party accountable. A skilled attorney can guide you through the legal process, help you get treatment, negotiate with insurance companies, and fight for everything you deserve.
A personal injury claim can help you recover your:
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What Makes KNR Special?
KNR has helped numerous Cleveland injury victims after Uber and Lyft accidents. For example, KNR represented a passenger in a Cuyahoga County car accident when she suffered vision loss after being struck by an airbag. KNR recovered a $100,000 policy limit settlement.
The experienced legal team at Kisling, Nestico & Redick can help you recover compensation after an Uber or Lyft accident.
We have a long history of fighting for people like you. Therefore, speak to a skilled Cleveland rideshare accident attorney today if you have questions.