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

$1,250,000

Girl Injured by Driver Who Ran a Red Light

We recovered 1.25 million dollars for a 12-year-old girl who was a passenger in a car when another driver ran a red light and hit the car in which she was riding.

$2,000,000

Car Accident Settlement

Settlement for a woman who was severely injured in a crash caused by a distracted driver. Our client suffered lifelong injuries including a traumatic brain injury and pelvic fractures and has spent a considerable amount of time in a rehabilitation center.

$1,795,000

Car Accident Trial Verdict

In May 2019, a Pinellas County jury awarded our client $1.795 million after her car accident in which she suffered injuries to her neck resulting in surgery.

$550,000

Car Accident Trial Verdict

Our attorneys were able to settle an auto accident case for $550,000 on behalf of a gentleman in St. Pete who was t-boned in his Honda Civic due to a negligent driver. Our client suffered injuries to the chest, back and neck. Additionally, he underwent surgery for his neck injuries shortly thereafter. We wish him the very best moving forw... read more?

$550,000

Car Accident Settlement

We resolved a serious car accident case in June 2019 for an Inverness woman who was hit by a driver who ran a stop sign. Our client’s car was a total loss, and our she dealt with a number of injuries.

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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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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