Holding Drunk Drivers Accountable
At the Law Office of George O. Haskell, IV, in Macon, Georgia our firm is committed to helping the victims of drunk driving accidents obtain justice against the perpetrators of such reckless conduct. Drunk driving cases typically involve extremely reckless conduct which may give rise to the potential for additional punitive damages against the drunk driver. Drunk driving case often involve a much higher level of potential damages because of this punitive aspect involved.
An Experienced Macon DUI Accident Lawyer
We begin such cases by requesting all the relevant law enforcement documents, including photographs and dash camera video, to prove the at-fault party was intoxicated at the time of the collision. We also perform background checks and court record searches to expose any prior DUIs. In the case of a repeat offender, there is a much higher likelihood that a jury will issue punitive damages against the drunk driver to deter such conduct in the future. Contact us to schedule your free initial consultation.
In addition to taking action against the driver of the car and their insurance company, it may be possible to apply dram shop liability. This means that the bar or restaurant that continued to serve alcohol to the intoxicated individual may be held liable for the injuries and damages you have suffered.
If you have been injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, contact an attorney at the Law Office of George O. Haskell, IV in Macon, Georgia, today. We are dedicated to helping our clients throughout every aspect of their personal injury and wrongful death cases, from obtaining compensation to getting the medical attention they require.