Left Turn Accidents

In the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania it is against the law to make a left turn at a red light. Motorists must obey Pennsylvania traffic laws regarding left turns. These laws involve yielding to vehicles that have the right of way and are designed to keep Pennsylvania roads safe. It is not uncommon, particularly when speeding or driving in a hurried fashion, for a driver to disobey these laws and make an illegal left turn. This is not only a serious traffic violation but it is also a very dangerous driving behavior that can result in an auto accident. If you have been the victim of a left turn collision in Pennsylvania you should speak with an attorney who handles left turn accident cases.

The Driver Who Made The Illegal Left Turn Is Legally Liable

Left turn accident liability almost always falls on the driver who made the illegal left turn. According to Pennsylvania traffic law they are responsible for yielding to drivers who have the right of way. Failing to obey these laws can result in an accident that can inflict serious and life altering traffic accidents. Liable parties in a left turn accident may include:

  • The driver who made the illegal left turn
  • The other drivers insurance company
  • The other drivers employer (if they were working at time of accident)
  • The other drivers employers insurance company

By retaining a West Chester, PA car accident lawyer from the Law Office of Deborah M. Truscello you will be assured that all liable parties are identified. They will make these parties liable for your injuries from a legal standpoint.

Media Car Accident Lawyers From the Law Office of Deborah M. Truscello get Compensation for Those Involved in a Left Turn Accident

Following your accident you will be approached by the liable parties insurance company. You will most likely be offered a lump sum settlement. Do not accept their offer as this benefits them, not you or your family. Delaware County car accident lawyers from the Law Office of Deborah M. Truscello can determine the full dollar value of your claim.

Our goal is to obtain you the maximum amount of compensation for your injuries, pain, suffering, medical expenses and lost wages. For a free initial consultation call 610-892-4940 or contact us online. Car accident and personal injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, meaning that we charge nothing unless we recover for you.