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Snow & Ice Car Accidents in West Virginia

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If you suffered a serious injury in a car accident caused by a negligent driver on an icy or snowy road, it is imperative to seek legal representation to recover your entitled compensation. At Berthold Law Firm, PLLC, we are committed to helping our clients obtain the outcome they desire. With more than 70 years of experience and millions of dollars recovered on behalf of our clients, our West Virginia car accident lawyers are confident that they can do the same thing for you.

Snow & Ice Accident Statistics

West Virginia winters result in ice and snow on the roads and highways, which can be a contributing factor in car accidents. According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), over 1,300 people die every year in car accidents on icy, snowy, or slushy pavement and another 116,800 suffer personal injury.

Most drivers know when to slow down and leave extra room between vehicles during inclement weather conditions. But when a driver causes a collision that results in injury or death due to failing to drive safely in snow and ice, he or she can be held liable for any injuries or death.

The following are the driving hazards created by snowy and icy conditions:

  • Less visibility due to falling snow, windblown snow, or snow that covers the reference points on the road (lines and medians).
  • Slippery roads, including a hazard known as “black ice” that blends in with asphalt roads.

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Our West Virginia car accident attorneys can investigate your accident and collect evidence necessary to develop an effective and personalized legal strategy to recover the compensation you deserve. Do not hesitate to let us fight for you while you make a successful recovery from injury.

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