Kansas City Texting While Driving Attorney
About Texting While Driving
Driving requires an individual's undivided attention. There are many
elements on the road that are completely outside a driver's control.
A deer could expectantly run out into the road, a nearby car could swerve
into your lane, or a traffic jam could bring traffic to sudden standstill.
All these situations can have a disastrous effect if the driver is not
paying full attention to what is going on around him or her. Within the
last few years, more and more
car accidents are being attributed to drivers who texting on their cell phones while
they are driving. Texting while driving seriously impairs an individual's
reaction time should something unexpected happen. It takes an individual
a significant amount of time to shift their attention from the message
they are typing out on their phones to the road in front of them. Not
only can the driver not see what is happening in front of and around their
car, but also his or her ability to respond to these changes make texting
while driving an overwhelmingly serious danger for other individuals on
the road. If you have been injured as a result of an individual who was
texting while they were driving, it is of the utmost necessity to hire
a Kansas City personal injury attorney to seek compensation for your injuries.
Texting While Driving Lawyer in Kansas City
At Martin & Wallentine we know the significant danger texting while
driving can be. We believe that you should not have to pay the price for
negligence. Our attorneys are highly knowledgeable in the laws and circumstances
surrounding these types of accidents. Most people are unaware of the danger
they place other drivers in by texting while driving. If the other driver's
inattention due to texting caused your accident, we can build a case to
effectively prove negligence on the part of the other drive and thus secure
compensation for your injuries.
Contact a Kansas City texting while driving attorney
if you were involved in an accident caused by a texting driver.
We practice extensively and have represented hundreds of clients throughout
Johnson County and cities including Olathe, Gardner, Lenexa, Overland
Park, Shawnee, Leawood, and Kansas City.