Both Uber and Lyft are well-known companies in and around the Philadelphia and Media areas. Generally, anybody who takes an Uber or Lyft ride gets to their destinations safely. However, there are times when accidents involving rideshare vehicles occur. At the Dan Doyle Law Group, we are here to help when you need an Uber or Lyft accident attorney in the Philadelphia or Media areas. Our lawyers have the resources necessary to conduct a complete investigation into your case in order to recover any compensation you may be entitled to.
It is worth pointing out that, while Uber and Lyft rides may seem safer than other types of transportation, the reality is that rideshare drivers have the exact same amount of driver training as anybody else on the roadway. There are no special certification or training requirements to become a rideshare driver. Accidents involving Uber and Lyft vehicles do occur, and they can injure various parties. This could include:
Determining liability in the aftermath of a rideshare accident is just as important as determining liability in any other vehicle crash in Pennsylvania. However, even if a rideshare driver is at fault for the accident, determining which insurance carrier pays for injury and damage expenses can be complicated. Both Uber and Lyft handle insurance in these cases on a tiered basis.
If you or somebody you care about has been injured in an accident involving an Uber or Lyft vehicle, contact an attorney as soon as possible. At the Dan Doyle Law Group, our goal is to investigate your case in order to secure any compensation you may be entitled to. This could include: