Rollover accidents tend to happen to in vehicles that otherwise seem very safe. Cars like SUVs, vans and large trucks may otherwise be safe but due to their high center of gravity, are more prone to rollover accidents. Even in the event of a rollover, your car’s roof should help protect you from injury. But if a rollover happens at a high speed or the vehicle is crushed, you are likely to suffer severe injuries. You need a Denver rollover accident attorney to review your case to understand the various factors that contributed to your injuries after a vehicle rollover.
Contact the Frickey Law Firm today if your think your car accident was caused by someone else’s negligence. Rollovers can be caused by numerous factors. Some common factors that lead to rollovers include the following:
- Road rage or negligent behavior by another driver
- Another driver swerving into your lane and you swerving to avoid an accident
- A flaw in your vehicle’s design
- Defective tires
Denver area rollover accident attorneys must analyze all of the above factors after a rollover. If your vehicle was defective and caused your accident, you may be entitled to compensation from the manufacturer. Similarly, if your tires were defective and caused your rollover you may be able to receive compensation from the tire company. If another driver caused your accident you will be able to seek compensation from the negligent driver.
Colorado is also a comparative negligence state, meaning that drivers involved in car accidents are assigned blame on a percentage basis. If you are more than 50% to blame for an accident, you cannot receive compensation for your car accident. Our accident lawyers will make sure the other party is assigned the proper amount of culpability for your accident so you can receive the compensation you need to recover after a rollover.
After a rollover accident, you need an attorney with experience fighting for rollover accident victims. The Denver rollover accident attorneys at the Frickey Law Firm have been fighting for drivers in Colorado for over 50 years. Call us today at 303-59-LEGAL for a free consultation.