There is nothing worse than finding out your loved one has been killed in a vehicle accident. If you also discover that the reason for the death was due to a drunk driver, then this can make the wound even deeper. At Bye, Goff & Rohde we represent clients suffering from serious injury or the loss of a loved one behind the wheel. Our experienced Wisconsin drunk driving accident attorneys can help you.
Drinking and driving car accidents should never happen. However, they do. Drunk driving accounts for nearly 40 percent of all auto accident deaths. Even though it is against the law to drive with a BAC level of .08 or higher, people do on a daily basis. If you have lost a loved one or sustained a serious injury due to a drinking and driving car accident, then you deserve more than just an apology.
One of the worst things about all auto related accidents is that most of the time, they result in serious, life threatening injuries. Vehicles travel at an incredibly fast pace and the sheer impact of the crash can do serious, permanent damage to the bodies.
Auto accidents often result in:
One of the biggest confusions surrounding alcohol-related vehicle crashes is that you are crossing the legal line into both personal injury and criminal law. While the drunk driver will most likely be charged with criminal vehicular homicide, DUI or other charges, this is often not enough. After all, how can seeing the man that killed your spouse behind bars pay for the impending bills that are now overdue without a steady income?
At Bye, Goff & Rohde, we fight for your financial security as well as your emotional peace of mind. We help you recover compensation for all damages you face including:
At Bye, Goff & Rohde, we have zero tolerance for drunk drivers. There is not an excuse in the world that can warrant this behavior and this utter neglect for the safety of others. We understand how hard this has been for you and for your family and want to help you through this by offering our support and our legal services in and out of court. We will do what it takes to ensure that you and your family are protected and financially compensated for this tragic accident that never should have happened.
We offer a free consultation where we will discuss your case and determine the best option for you. Whether you choose to file a personal injury lawsuit is entirely up to you – it is our job to be there and support you, regardless of what you decide to do.