Uber and other rideshare services are no longer strange concepts to people in and around St. Louis. Most people have taken advantage of the convenience of Uber at some point. However, there are times when accidents involving Uber vehicles occur and people are injured. If you or a loved one need help from an Uber accident attorney, the team at Mayer & Rosenberg, P.C. is here to help. We will investigate your case and work to secure any compensation you are entitled to.
Uber drivers are no different than any other driver on the roadway. Those who drive for Uber usually have no additional driver training. These are people who use their regular vehicles to transport people from place to place. They are prone to accidents, just like anyone else. During the latest reporting year in Missouri, there were 153,422 total vehicle crashes during the latest reporting year, according to the DPS. Out of these incidents, there were 923 total fatalities and 57,270 total injuries.
There are various scenarios in which a person could be injured in an incident with an Uber vehicle. This can include:
The most common question a person has after an incident with an Uber vehicle is – Who is responsible for covering the crash-related expenses?
The answer to that question can be complicated because it depends on what the Uber vehicle driver’s status was at the time of the crash.
If you or someone you care about has been injured while using an Uber, you should seek legal assistance as soon as possible. At Mayer & Rosenberg, P.C., our knowledgeable and experienced team will work to investigate what happened in negotiate to secure the compensation you need. This can include:
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