Drunk Driving Accidents Attorney in Chicago, IL
Drunk Driving Accidents Overview
Despite the best efforts of law enforcement, drunk driving remains a problem on our roadways. Each year drunk drivers severely injure or even kill thousands of unsuspecting motorists. The Chicago drunk driving car accident attorneys at Grazian & Volpe, P.C., will help you recover compensation from those who cause accidents while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Police reports from DUI crashes are extremely important in these types of cases. Results from field sobriety tests and blood or breath tests can be crucial when trying to establish facts of intoxication. The information that law enforcement collects at the scene is often very helpful in holding the drunk driver accountable.
If it can be shown that a driver was drunk or under the influence of drugs at the time of an accident, it is usually possible to pursue punitive damages. In such instances, punitive damages are available in addition to damages for things like, medical bills, time off work and pain and suffering. Punitive damages are intended to punish a person for their behavior or to make an example of them to society.
The lawyers at Grazian & Volpe average over 20 years of courtroom experience and have brought justice to numerous clients who were injured by intoxicated motorists. In addition to relentlessly pursuing the drunk driver, when appropriate, we also go after the bar that served them.
To schedule a free consultation with an experienced Chicago drunk driving car accident attorney, call 773-309-4488 or toll free at 888-841-1210. We will take the time to understand the details of your case, providing you with knowledgeable guidance to ensure you are able to make informed decisions.
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Areas of Practice
- Drunk Driving Accidents
- Personal Injury ? Plaintiff
- Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff