Scooter Accident

Scooter Accident

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  • Compensation: Initiating a Los Angeles scooter accident claim can lead to damages for medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and more, offering financial relief for the hardships caused by another’s negligence.
  • Legal Guidance: An experienced LA scooter accident lawyer will assess your case to estimate the compensation you are entitled to, aiding in your recovery journey.
  • Liability: Determining who is at fault in a scooter accident involves complex considerations, with potential liability extending to scooter riders, other motorists, rental companies, manufacturers, or even government entities.
  • Proving Negligence: To establish a strong personal injury claim, evidence must be gathered to demonstrate the four elements of negligence: duty of care, breach of duty, causation, and damages, essential for holding the responsible party accountable.
  • If you are ready to build a scooter accident claim and get the justice you are owed, contact our law firm by calling 714-241-4444 or filling out our contact form.

Electric scooters have grown immensely in popularity, being used by tourists, on college campuses, and in cities to help commuters get around faster. While these scooters may seem harmless, they are still considered motor vehicles and have risks associated with riding one. If you were injured in a scooter accident in Los Angeles, you have the legal right to pursue justice by filing a personal injury claim. Filing a personal injury claim allows you to pursue fair compensation for the damages you have suffered as a result of the liable party’s negligence after causing a scooter accident. To begin filing your claim today, contact our team of Los Angeles scooter accident lawyers.

At Callahan & Blaine, our team of 29 personal injury lawyers has extensive experience handling various types of cases, including those involving scooter accidents. Our personal injury law firm has been serving clients in California for 40 years. Our skilled trial lawyers each have more than eight years of experience and are led by our managing partner, Edward Susolik. Attorney Susolik is one of the leading insurance experts in the United States and has handled over 1500 mediations in the last 33 years. When you work with our legal team, we will provide you with the dedicated representation needed to ensure you are able to pursue the justice you deserve after a Los Angeles scooter accident.

Can You Collect Damages After a Los Angeles Scooter Accident?

If you are navigating the challenging aftermath of a scooter accident, it is completely natural to feel uncertain about the steps to take next, especially when it comes to seeking compensation for your injuries. Starting a Los Angeles scooter accident claim is a pathway to seeking damages for the hardships you have endured due to someone else’s negligence.

You may find that you are entitled to various types of damages designed to mitigate the financial impact of the scooter accident on your life. These could include compensation for the following:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Lost earning potential
  • Property damage
  • Pain and suffering
  • Wrongful death

One of our experienced scooter accident lawyers in Los Angeles will review the details of your case to help you calculate how much you may be entitled to recover in compensation for your injuries and losses. To begin filing your claim following a scooter accident, contact one of our Los Angeles lawyers as soon as possible.

Who Is Liable in a Los Angeles Scooter Accident Case?

Recovering from a scooter accident can be incredibly overwhelming, often bringing up feelings of uncertainty and leaving you with many questions about what your next steps should be. In the time after the accident, as you explore your legal options, one critical step is figuring out who is at fault for the accident and the resulting injuries and losses you suffered.

Figuring out who is to blame in scooter accident cases can be complicated due to the many factors at play and the possible involvement of several parties or entities. Based on the specific details of your case, the responsibility for your accident could fall on any of the following parties:

  • The scooter rider
  • The driver of another motor vehicle
  • The scooter rental company
  • The manufacturer or distributor of the scooter
  • Government entities that did not repair broken or uneven scooter lanes or sidewalks

One of our scooter accident lawyers in LA will help you identify the liable party in your case by launching a full investigation into what occurred and collecting all key evidence to support and strengthen your claim. After identifying the party believed to be at fault for the scooter accident, the next step to build your claim is to prove their liability in your case.

Proving Liability in a Scooter Accident Case

Establishing liability is essential for a solid personal injury claim following a scooter crash. To illustrate the responsibility of the party at fault, our legal team is committed to meticulously collecting evidence that highlights the four key elements of negligence. This careful approach is fundamental to building a compelling case for you. The four elements of negligence are as follows:

  • The liable party owed you a duty of care
  • The liable party breached the duty of care owed to you
  • The breach of duty led to your scooter accident and subsequent injuries
  • You have suffered losses as a result

To begin the process of filing your scooter accident case, contact our Los Angeles legal team today.

Were You Injured in a Scooter Accident? Contact Our Los Angeles Legal Team Today

Being injured in a scooter accident can leave victims feeling stressed and overwhelmed after they have suffered physical and emotional injuries as a result of another party’s negligence. To get help building a strong scooter accident claim, retain the help of one of our trusted scooter accident lawyers in Los Angeles today.

Callahan & Blaine is a personal injury law firm in California helping clients achieve multi-million dollar settlements for 40 years. If you are ready to build a scooter accident claim and get the justice you are owed, contact our law firm by calling 714-241-4444 or filling out our contact form.

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