As ridesharing companies continue to grow, Uber and Lyft accidents become an ever-increasing problem throughout the nation. The appeal of these services is understandable. They provide users with an affordable means of traveling home after a night out and are great for getting around town. However, the popularity of these services means that rideshare drivers often spend long hours behind the wheel. This can increase their chances of being involved in a serious rideshare accident, which can leave you to deal with the repercussions. If you or a loved one have been involved in an accident and need a Rideshare Accident Lawyer, The Ruth Law Team may be able to help.

Our experienced Uber accident attorneys are dedicated to achieving actual results for our clients. We will be on your side to fight for your rights. Our goal is to recover compensation on your behalf so that you can focus on the important things, like recovering from your injuries. 

If you have been injured in a Lyft or Uber accident, you may have grounds to file a personal injury claim. If you would like to learn more about how our Rideshare Accident Lawyers may assist you, simply contact us. One of our attorneys will provide you with a no-obligation case review.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Rideshare Accidents

How Much Could My Uber Accident Settlement Be?

The outcome of every case depends on the individual circumstances of the accident. Someone riding as an Uber passenger may suffer severe shoulder and leg injuries in a crash, but a pedestrian struck by a speeding Uber or Uber Eats driver may be killed. The amount for which each of those cases settles will differ… read more?

How Long Will It Take to Settle Your Lyft Accident Claim?

The time it takes to resolve any injury claim varies from case to case. When the circumstances of the accident are especially clear and undisputed, the liable party’s identity is usually agreed upon quickly. For example, if you are injured when your Lyft driver slams into the rear end of a car stopped at a… read more?

How do I get a rental car after a car accident?

If the other driver is at-fault and his/her insurance company accepts liability, then the at-fault driver’s insurance company should provide you with a rental vehicle during the time your vehicle is being repaired or until you receive a check for the value of the vehicle.  An issue can sometimes arise when the other driver’s insurance… read more?

Our Car Accident Case Results

$2,500,000

Truck Accident

Our client was driving a dump truck on the highway when a driver (who was driving under the influence) failed to maintain his lane and collided with our client.  Our client went off the road and collided with the barricade, causing his truck to overturn. … read more?
$275,000

Driver Rear Ended While Stopped in Traffic

Verdict of $275K obtained for a driver rear ended at high rate of speed while stopped in traffic for a school bus. Our client sustained significant injury to his knee, resulting in surgery as well as injuries to his neck and a concussion.
$200,000

Settlement for Bicyclist

$200,000 settlement for a gentleman who was bicycling on a city street and caught his hand/handlebar on a utility wire, causing him to sustain multiple fractures when he flipped over his bicycle.
$175,000

Settlement For Auto Accident

Our client’s car was struck by a driver who ran a red light resulting in a closed head injury and a shoulder tear.
$63,000,000

Verdict For Family Of Man Killed By A Negligent Driver

A 27 year old male was tragically killed on his motorcycle while riding on Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard in south St. Petersburg, FL. A graduate of the United States Military Academy at WestPoint and a professional athlete with a promising career, his life was… read more?
$800,000

To Man’s Family After Tragic Loss Due To Motorcycle Collision With Road Debris

A 37 year-old man was riding his motorcycle on I-275 in Tampa, Florida when he struck a wood pallet causing him to be thrown up in the air before hitting the roadway. After extensive litigation including many company depositions, our attorneys proved the company’s negligence… read more?

NOTE: Client may not obtain the same or similar results.

What Happens Next?

At The Ruth Law Team, we understand that this may be your first time seeking legal counsel and how intimidating that decision might be. This is why we have simplified the process to help you make the right decision for your circumstances. This 3-step process includes:

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Submit Your
Claim

Once you decide that The Ruth Law Team is the right option to represent you, we will begin the process of submitting your claim.

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Common Causes of Rideshare Accidents

While ridesharing is generally considered to be safe, Uber and Lyft accidents can be extremely dangerous. Passengers are often relaxed, simply assuming that they will arrive safely at their destination. Unfortunately, this is not always the case.

Rideshare accidents can happen to virtually anyone at any time, day or night. However, most rideshare accidents are the result of negligence or carelessness on the part of the driver. Some of the common causes of these crashes include:

Contact Our Accident Attorneys

Ridesharing accidents can have a lasting impact on your life, including serious injury or even death. The Ruth Law Team has the skills and resources necessary to file a personal injury claim on your behalf. We will build a strong case and seek a fair settlement for your injuries.

Contact The Ruth Law Team and take action today. Simply fill out a consultation form or call one of our local offices directly. We will connect you with a talented Uber accident attorney near you.

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