Self-driving cars are becoming increasingly popular. Companies like Tesla are releasing more advanced vehicles every single year. While these vehicles are generally considered to be safe, they are not foolproof. When a self-driving car malfunctions, the results can be catastrophic. A quick search of recent national headlines can lead you to multiple stories about self-driving cars that have caused accidents. The Ruth Law Team is your trusted source if you are in need of an experienced self-driving car accident lawyer.

We have the experience necessary to help you make informed decisions in the days and weeks following a self-driving car accident. We understand that the crash may have caused you to endure significant mental, physical, and financial hardships. We can connect you with a self-driving car accident lawyer and provide you with a free consultation. Contact our team and let us take action on your behalf.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Self-Driving Car Accidents

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?

What if I’ve been hurt in a car accident?

When you have been in a car accident, truck accident or motorcycle accident, understanding what to do next is of vital importance. Obviously securing the safety of everyone in the accident is the first priority. Call 911 if anyone is injured. Get the name and address of the driver of each vehicle. The owner of… read more?

What do I do if the insurance company is not offering me enough for my car?

Just like when buying a new car, the best thing you can do is arm yourself with knowledge.  The internet is your best resource. Kelly Blue Book and NADA are the standards in the industry to find the actual cash value (ACV) of your car.  Check out the classified advertisements in your local newspapers,… read more?

Our Car Accident Case Results


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.


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.


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.


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?


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.


Car Accident Settlement

The Ruth Law Team settled a case in May 2019 for a gentleman who was in a five-car pile up caused by an erratic driver. He underwent shoulder surgery as a result of being rear ended.

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

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Common Causes of Self-Driving Car Accidents

Every day, more autonomous cars hit the road. When they work as they are designed to, self-driving cars can be incredibly safe and convenient. However, equipment failures can result in serious and potentially deadly accidents. The owners of these vehicles can over-rely on the technologies that they contain, which can mean that they are not prepared to correct any errors that the software makes. It is important to understand the causes of self-driving car accidents. Doing so may help you or your loved one avoid being injured.

As self-driving vehicles become increasingly common on public roadways, crashes involving these cars are also becoming more common. Accidents involving these complex machines can occur at virtually any time. With that being said, many accidents involve negligence on the part of the owner or result from a software malfunction. Some common causes of self-driving vehicle crashes include:

Contact an Experienced Tesla Accident Attorney

Self-driving car accidents can be especially dangerous and can result in serious injury or death. The Ruth Law Team has the experience and knowledge necessary to provide you with sound legal guidance in your time of need. We will connect you with a Tesla accident attorney and file a strong personal injury claim on your behalf.

Do not put off filing a claim. Take action and contact the offices of The Ruth Law Team. We will provide you with a free, no-obligation consultation to learn about the circumstances of your case.

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