Mississippi Car Accident Lawyers
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Mississippi Car Accident Lawyers providing aggressive representation for all types of serious accidents and catastrophic injuries including:
- Auto Accidents
- Car Wrecks
- Large Truck & 18-Wheeler Accidents
- Fatal Motor Vehicle Wrecks
- Drunk Driving Accidents
- Motorcycle Crashes
- Pedestrian Accident Injuries
- Construction Accidents
- Wrongful Death
- Defective or Harmful Products
- Railroad Crossing Accidents
- Bus Collisions
A serious Car accident can be traumatic. The Mississippi Car Accident Lawyers at Pepper and Odom law firm are here to help you.
Our Car Accident Lawyers are here to help you regardless of whether the accident was minor or catastrophic, and our Lawyers can provide you with the help you need.
Pepper & Odom Law Firm is an experienced personal injury firm. We represent clients statewide in Mississippi. Our Car Accident Lawyers have the combination of litigation and negotiation skills to get you the money you deserve.
While the services we provide to our clients are extensive, the types of claims we handle are focused on those resulting from Mississippi Car accidents or other personal injuries.
Mississippi Car Accident Lawyer:
Our Mississippi Car accident Lawyers know that when you’ve been hurt in an accident, handling your claim quickly is essential to your emotional and physical recovery. We handle all the paperwork connected with your case, simplifying the process for you so you can focus on getting well.
If you or a loved one needs a Car accident Lawyers or you have questions, call Pepper & Odom Law Firm now and speak with one of our Mississippi Car Accident Lawyers.
We offer hospital visits for your convenience. In Mississippi call 601-202-1111 or in Alabama call 888-498-4516 or use the ‘Free Case Consultation’ form on the website.
Car Wreck Facts
Our Personal Injury Lawyers understand that car wrecks can be devastating.
Most vehicle accidents could be avoided if it were not for the others driver’s negligence.
- Most Car Wrecks occur within 3 miles of a person’s home.
According to the insurance companies own studies, about half of the Car accidents occurred within 3 miles of the person’s home and nearly all accidents occur within 25 miles of the home.
- Most Fatal accidents occur at night.
According to the NHTSA the time with the most fatal accident is at night on the weekends between midnight and 3 am. The time that most school children deaths occur is between 3 pm and 4 pm.
- Car wrecks are Deadly.
People age 16 through 20 have the highest fatality rate in car accidents. The fatality rate is 1.58 per 100,000 nationally. Car rollovers are the most deadly type of wrecks. In 2013 there were over 30,000 fatal vehicle crashes. In Mississippi there were 558 reported fatalities. In Alabama there were 766 reported fatalities.
- Seatbelts save lives.
According to the most recent data, in Alabama there were 373 fatally injured persons that were unrestrained, and in Mississippi there were 284 fatally injured persons that were unrestrained. However, the total number of deaths in motor vehicle crashes has declined nearly half since 1975. Seatbelt use was estimated at 87% among front seat passengers.
- Car wrecks are expensive.
It is estimated that the economic cost of vehicle crashes was $242 billion dollars in 2013.
- Men have more wrecks than women.
Men ages 20 through 24 had the highest rates of death related crashes. Young females had the least.
- Speeding is not a major factor causing wrecks.
In 2013, only 29% of crash deaths involved a citation for driving too fast for conditions or exceeding the posted speed limit.
- August is the deadliest month for vehicle deaths.
Statistically, about 2,000 vehicle crash deaths occur monthly with over 3,000 occurring in August. February had the least. The weekend days were the most deadly with 49% of crashes occurring on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
- A car wreck occurs approximately every 14 seconds in the US.
Teenagers are at a much higher risk of being injured or killed in a car wreck. Each year there are approximately 300,000 injured and over 5,000 killed.
- Sports cars are the most dangerous.
The cars most prone to being in an accident are sports cars and hatchbacks.
If you have been injured in a car wreck our car accident Lawyers in Mississippi are here to help. Call us today at 601-202-1111 in Mississippi and speak with one of our Lawyers.