Macon Drunk Driving Accident Lawyers
Award-Winning Personal Injury Law Firm in Georgia
Have you or a loved one been injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver? Drunk driving is a leading cause of vehicle accident fatalities. The physical injuries and property damage in such accidents can be devastating. Unfortunately, insurance companies often remain unsympathetic to the innocent victims of these accidents, using various tactics to pay out as little as possible in settlements.
The only way to ensure you get the full compensation to which you are entitled is to work with a personal injury law firm that has experience dealing with the strategies these companies use against you. At Childers & McCain, you can rely on our decades of combined experience in this field. Our Macon drunk driving accident attorneys know how to fight back to give you a chance at a fair and just settlement or judgment in the case of DUI-related injuries.
Reach out to us at (478) 242-2443 for the help you need today.
Drunk Driving Accident Information
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than one million drivers were arrested for driving while impaired from alcohol and/or drugs in 2016. That same year, more than 10,000 people died in alcohol-related traffic accidents. The CDC estimates that 29 people are killed every day in this country by drunk drivers.
Drunk driving accidents can cause every manner of catastrophic injury, including:
- Whiplash and soft tissue damage
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Neck, back, and hip injuries
- Internal bleeding
- Damaged organs
- Broken bones
- Severe burns
- Loss of limbs
Drunk drivers are much more likely to cause accidents involving injury, property damage, and death than other drivers. Many of these drivers have previous DUI convictions. The CDC has also estimated that the average drunk driver has driven drunk up to 80 times before a first arrest.
You Can Fight Back with Help from Childers & McCain
Our firm uses extensive resources and sharp legal skills to help you seek just compensation for all your damages, including medical bills, property damage to your vehicle, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. In the case of a drunk driver, punitive damages may also be awarded. However, you will need the dedication of a tough, organized, and knowledgeable Macon drunk driving accident attorney who knows how to fight both inside and outside a courtroom.