Rideshare Accident Lawyers in Oceanside
Oceanside is growing by the thousands every year. Oceanside is the last stop between San Diego and Orange County with Camp Pendleton as the divide. Oceanside natives and those visiting take advantage of ridesharing programs, and use Uber and Lyft for transportation throughout the County.
At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we have handled thousands of car accident cases to successful conclusion. Many California auto injury cases are settled without going to court. But when choosing a personal injury attorney for your accident, it is important for all riders to understand their rights. We know that getting into a vehicle with an Uber or Lyft driver is already a risk. If you get injured in the Uber or Lyft driver vehicle, there are rights to protect your bodily injury.
Can I sue Uber? Can I sue Lyft? | Rideshare Accident Attorneys You Can Trust
- Yes, If the Uber driver is using his/her car for individual reasons and is not logged in the app he/she is covered by their personal auto insurance.
- Yes, If the driver is logged into the app but not transporting anyone at the time, the accident at which they were involved in, is covered by their personal insurance, then Uber’s insurance will step in for another $50,000 per injury (up to $100,000) and up to $25,000 in damage.
- Yes, When the driver is transporting a passenger and gets in an accident, Uber steps in and has a $1Million policy. This insurance policy will also cover those drivers who are uninsured and underinsured.
How Much is a Lyft or Uber Accident Case Worth?
Harris Personal Injury Lawyers is here to take over all communication with the insurance companies to protect your rights There is no such thing as a set price for any given injury. Several factors go into the evaluation of your case, including the amount of available insurance, the cost of medical bills and percentage of fault. Our goal is to gather this information as quickly as possible, while also helping you avoid the tactics used by Lyft or Uber’s insurance company to devalue your claim. Each case is unique, and the attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers are here to fight for your rights.
Possible Damages You Can Receive from your Uber Accident or Lyft Accident case:
- Future medical bills
- Past medical bills
- Lost wages
- Vehicle repair
- Emotional stress
- Pain and suffering
The attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers are focused in solely personal injury litigation and will get you the compensation you deserve. If you or someone you know has been involved in an Uber or Lyft accident, please our Oceanside accident lawyers for a free consultation. If you cannot make it into our office, we will drive to you!