Verdicts & Settlements: $20 million awarded - child sex abuse case in Stamford    $1.1 million won - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder    $1 million - Injured worker requiring back surgery    $1 million+ Awarded - Woman in car accident Rt. 17    $975,000 Recovered - Foot Injury at Work    $650,000 Recovered - Woman suffered neck injury required surgery    $580,000 Recovered - Head Trauma as a Result of Falling Downstairs    $500,000 Recovered - Pedestrian Hit by Car    $500,000 Recovered - Rear End Car Accident    $425,000 Recovered - Rear End Tractor Trailer Accident    $380,000 Recovered - Dog Bite by Police Dog    $155,000 Recovered - Slip and Fall on Walkway    $125,000 Recovered - Slip and Fall at a Supermarket

What are the causes of a single car accident?

The following are the causes of a single car accident:

  • Vehicle defect:

    A single car accident may take place because of a manufacturing defect, such as faulty brakes or a poor alignment. The manufacturer of the defective vehicle may be held liable for the accident.

  • Poor road design or maintenance:

    Poor road conditions or the lack of road maintenance can cause a serious single car accident. If your accident was caused by poor road design or a failure to maintain the roadway, you may sue the city, county, or other government entity that is responsible for the upkeep of the road.

  • Another person’s negligence:

    another person, motorist, or cyclist does something negligent that forces you to respond quickly. In this situation, you can hold the other person liable for the accident.

  • Car Accidents