Chicago Auto Accident Lawyers
Head-on collisions are some of the most dangerous auto accidents, due to the direct impact and force of the two vehicles colliding. Head-on collisions almost always involve negligence on the part of at least one motorist. If this is the case, the negligent motorist could be held liable for resulting injuries, damages, and deaths.
The Chicago auto accident attorneys at Cogan & Power, P.C. have considerable experience representing the victims of head-on collisions and other auto accidents involving negligence, such as distracted driving accidents, alcohol-related accidents, and rear-end accidents. Our comprehensive legal representation, extensive litigation experience, considerable accident and injury knowledge, and dedication to client service has allowed us to obtain numerous substantial verdicts and settlements for our clients and maintain several long-standing relationships with clients.
If you or a loved one has been involved in head-on collision, do not hesitate to contact the experienced Chicago auto accident law firm of Cogan & Power at (312) 477-2500 to receive a free case evaluation.
Causes of Head-On Car Collisions
Head-on collisions are almost always the result of negligence on the part of one or both drivers. Common causes of head-on collisions include:
- Crossing the center line
- Going the wrong way on a one-way street
- Going the wrong way on a freeway entrance ramp
- Falling asleep at the wheel
- Drunk driving
- Distracted driving
Common Injuries in Head-On Collisions
Because the force of impact in a head-on collision is significant, head-on auto accidents often result in serious injuries and traffic fatalities. Some of the more common injuries sustained in head-on collisions include:
- Head injuries
- Chest and ribcage injuries
- Broken bones
- Neck injuries
Let Us Handle Your Legal Claim So You Can Focus on Physical Recovery
If you or a loved one was injured or died in a head-on collision, we understand that you are dealing with considerable physical, emotional, and financial pain. Our Chicago head-on accident attorneys are dedicated to protecting the legal rights and interests of the victims of auto accidents caused by negligence, including head-on collisions and rear-end accidents. We will promptly launch an independent investigation of the accident to collect and review any available evidence, so that we can assess all potential legal claims.
After we have conducted a comprehensive legal analysis, we will vigorously advocate on your behalf to get you the compensation you deserve, including medical expenses, lost wages (past and future), disfigurement, disability, pain and suffering, loss of normal life, and property damages.
Contact the dedicated Chicago head-on collision attorneys at Cogan & Power at (312) 477-2500 for a free consultation to discuss your legal rights following a head-on auto accident. If you cannot come to our offices in downtown Chicago, we will come to you. And because we take cases on a contingency basis, you will not pay any fee unless we get you compensation.