Skip to content

Passengers Rights

Passengers Rights

If you were a passenger in a Delaware, or Southeastern Pennsylvania, car accident you have certain legal rights. As a passenger you have rights that allow you to seek legal recourse against the liable party, or parties. It is a wise move to speak with a Delaware accident lawyer if you were a passenger in an auto accident and sustained injuries. Cases regarding passengers rights are a type of case we routinely handle.

Do not wait to contact Wilmington, Delaware auto accident lawyers at our firm. You can also email a Wilmington Car Accident Lawyer here. Our team of car accident lawyers serve the injured in car accidents throughout all of New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County, Delaware.

Passengers Rights In Delaware Auto Accidents

You have rights as a passenger if you were injured in car crash anywhere. You could have done nothing to prevent the accident and bear no liability. Delaware law allows for you to seek benefits and compensation for your injures from all liable parties. Liable parties can include the owner of the vehicle that hit you, the driver of the car you were in or corporate entities if you were hit by a commercial vehicle. By retaining a skilled Delaware car accident lawyer you will know that your rights are protected and that you will get all benefits and compensation to which you are entitled.

Damages Possibly Awarded In Delaware Automobile Accidents

If you, or a loved one, are injured in an auto accident of any sort you may be entitled to benefits and compensation according to Delaware personal injury law. The severity and extent of your injuries, as well as their impact on your life after the accident, will dictate what damages you may be awarded. Commonly awarded damages are:

Medical benefits

Health care cost reimbursement

Lost wage compensation

Future lost earnings compensation

Pain and suffering (not applicable in California Workers Compensation claims)

Funeral and death benefits

By retaining a qualified Newark, Delaware auto accident injury attorney you will feel better knowing that your rights are protected as they will do their best to get you the maximum amount of benefits and compensation for your injuries.

Call Our Passengers Rights Lawyers For A Free Consult

Please call our Delaware passengers rights attorneys at (302) 777-3500. You can also click here to email a Wilmington DE accident lawyer. Our legal team handle accident and injury cases on a contingency fee basis meaning that they charge nothing unless they recover for you.