Unsafe road conditions can pose just as much of a safety concern as reckless motorists. Poorly maintained roads can contribute to accidents and can even directly cause them. Additionally, they can cause considerable damage to vehicles. Municipal authorities must ensure that the roadways in their jurisdiction are adequately built, maintained, and outfitted with signs and features which facilitate safe travel. Accordingly, they may bear legal liability for their failure to do so.
If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by a defective roadway, the Racine roadway defect attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. have the experience necessary to help you to pursue financial compensation for related damages. Contact us by calling 800-242-2874 today to schedule an initial consultation.
It is important for motorists to note that roadway defects do not always take the form of a visibly deteriorating road surface or bridge. Often, the danger is subtler, and may be instead the absence of a needed sign. The following are some of the more commonly encountered hazards or causes of roadway defects:
If you have been injured because of a dangerous roadway, the Racine roadway defect lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. can help you to seek compensation that you are due for your pain, suffering, medical bills, and vehicle repairs. Contact us at 800-242-2874 to learn more about your legal options.