Drivers who run stop signs are dangerous. They create an emergency situation for everyone else on the road and they risk the lives of everyone around them. When they cause injuries or wrongful death, they must be held accountable.
Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA’s nationally recognized attorneys have helped countless drivers, passengers, and pedestrians pursue legal action against negligent drivers. When these heartless individuals refuse to obey our must fundamental rule of the road—to stop at designated signals—they create an unconscionable risk to our children and loved ones. Our trusted attorneys do not believe you and your family should tolerate this risk.
Contact our car accident lawyers now if you or a family member were injured when a driver ran a stop sign. Stop sign accidents can include:
Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign is Negligence Per Se
When a driver does not stop at a stop sign, his actions are negligent in and of themselves. Ohio law recognizes that every driver on the road has the right to expect others to watch for and heed stop signs. The law also allows the injured victims and their families the right to pursue legal action for injuries that occur when a driver fails to stop.
With more than three decades of experience representing clients injured by negligent drivers, our motor vehicle accident attorneys have the legal, technical, and practical insight required to help you make your case as compelling as possible. Whether negotiating with insurance companies or fighting for you at trial, we will fight for justice for you and your family.
If you or a loved one suffered injury or loss of life in a failure to stop accident, call or e-mail our Cleveland car accident attorneys now to schedule a consultation.