Taxis are a common sight on the streets of Chicago. Many Illinois residents as well as tourists rely on these vehicles to get them safely to their destinations. Unfortunately, when negligent or reckless driving results in an accident, passengers or pedestrians may be injured. At Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., our taxi accident lawyers help people who have been injured get maximum compensation for the harm they have suffered. If you have been injured in an accident involving a taxicab, contact us online or call us at 877-216-4213 to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation.
Common Carrier Accidents and Liability
Taxi drivers owe a high duty of care to protect the safety of their passengers. Speeding, tailgating, distracted driving, impaired driving and other acts of negligence behind the wheel can lead to injury or even death. The driver and his or her employer may be liable for damages, including medical expenses, lost wages, rehabilitation expenses and more.
Accidents involving common carriers may involve complicated legal issues. It is important to choose a law firm with the experience and resources necessary to take on the common carrier and its insurance company to get maximum compensation. Our knowledgeable personal injury lawyers have the experience and dedication to handle every aspect of your case. We can give you the aggressive advocacy and personal attention you need to get you the results you deserve.
Contact Our Chicago Taxi Injuries Attorneys Today
It is best to act quickly after an accident to protect your rights. Call us at 877-216-4213 or contact us online to discuss your case with an experienced lawyer.