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Rear-End Collisions in Charleston

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The most common type of auto accident is a rear-end collision. While this kind of crash is typically caused by the car with damage in the front, victims may experience a lack of cooperation with the at-fault party and their insurance carrier.

If you have suffered an injury by getting rear-ended by a negligent driver, our Charleston car accident lawyers are ready to help you recover compensation for your injuries and property damage. With more than four decades of combined experience, we understand what it takes to obtain a favorable outcome. Let us fight for you while you recover from your injury.

Determining Fault in Rear-End Collisions

A rear-end collision occurs when one car strikes into the back of another. In many cases, the fault belongs to the driver behind the other one. However, there are some instances when the front car driver is actually at fault. For example, they may brake suddenly in the middle of the highway for no apparent reason or their brake lights are malfunctioning, causing the driver behind to collide with them.

Common causes of rear-end accidents include the following:

Reach Out to Our Charleston Car Accident Lawyer Today

At Berthold Law Firm, PLLC, our legal team has been representing victims of rear-end collisions and other types of auto accident throughout West Virginia. With millions of dollars recovered on behalf of our clients, we possess the comprehensive knowledge of state laws and court processes to reach a favorable settlement in or out of court.

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