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New Orleans Reckless Driving Attorney

Seek Compensation from Negligent Drivers

As a Louisiana licensed driver, it’s imperative to understand that you are responsible to practice safe driving techniques and adhere to state and federal driving rules at all times. However, those who neglect these rules by reckless driving through the roads and highways often cause devastating car accidents that result in catastrophic injuries and even fatalities.

At Cossé Law Firm, we are able to pursue legal action by determining if the driver who caused your injury demonstrated negligence and recklessness. Our New Orleans car accident lawyer can perform a comprehensive investigation in order to develop an aggressive and personalized strategy for your case. Let us recover your entitled compensation on your behalf while you recover from your injuries.

Common Causes of Reckless Driving Crashes

Also known as aggressive driving, reckless driving typically occurs when a driver conducts multiple moving traffic violations, which puts the lives of other motorists and pedestrians in danger. Over a third of auto accidents in the nation are caused by reckless drivers, with speeding being the leading cause of accidents caused by reckless drivers.

The following are common causes for reckless driving accidents:

  • Speeding
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Running red lights
  • Improper lane changes
  • Failure to adhere to traffic signs
  • Racing
  • Tailgating
  • Using highway shoulders, emergency lanes, or carpool lanes to pass traffic
  • Failure to yield to the right-of-way
  • Not using turn signals
  • Making illegal turns

Not only are the above actions reckless and careless, but many of them are also illegal and can result in a citiation for a traffic violation.

20+ Years of Experience Helping Auto Accident Victims

Our New Orleans car accident attorney has an in-depth understanding of Louisiana laws and court proceedings. With more than 20 years of experience, he has helped countless of clients recover their compensation and protect their rights.

Our legal team understands that auto accidents may occur at any given time. That is why we are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a weeks in case an emergency occurs and immediate legal assistance is necessary.

Contact Cossé Law Firm and schedule your free consultation today.