Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer in Albuquerque NM
Intoxicated drivers are among the most hazardous of all. Because of the carelessness of a drunk driver, a child can lose a parent, a parent can lose a child, a spouse can lose his or her better half – all in an instant.
Every year in the United States, more than 10,000 people are killed in car accidents that involve a drunk driver. Even more are seriously injured. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that in 2012, 33,561 people died as a result of an alcohol-involved accident. According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), someone dies every 53 minutes due to a drunk driving accident, and someone is hurt every 2 minutes.
These statistics are so staggering and frustrating, especially because the accidents that cause these serious injuries and untimely deaths are completely preventable.
When you suffer losses due to the negligence of a drunk driver, you deserve justice. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident with someone who was driving while under the influence, an Albuquerque drunk driving accident attorney who specializes in personal injury and car accident cases can help.
At Baskerville Law LLC, we have years of experience winning settlements and negotiating with insurance companies on behalf of clients who have been injured in auto accidents due to the negligence of another party.