Regardless of where your travels take you, there’s a possibility you will end up the victim of a car accident sometime in your life. Just in 2016, there were over 300,000 vehicle crashes in Ohio. According to the Ohio Department of Public Safety, the majority of these accidents only resulted in property damage, however, 77,514 resulted in injuries and 1,054 ended in death. While these accidents occurred for a variety of reasons, most were due to the negligence of another driver. When another party causes your car crash, you have the right to take legal action and hold them accountable for their negligence.
If you decide to contact Bey & Associates to take measures to hold the other party liable, it’s a good idea to understand the general ins and outs of Ohio’s car accident laws.