Drunk Driver Accidents

Written by Joseph A. Nagy, Edmonton Injury Lawyer

Edmonton Drunk Driver Accident Lawyer

I am Joseph A. Nagy, and I am an Edmonton injury lawyer serving central and northern Alberta. I have represented hundreds of injury victims of drunk driver accidents. If you were injured or know of someone injured or killed due to a drunk driver, contact me, Joseph A. Nagy, for specific legal advice early.

I can provide you with the legal advice you need to:

  • protect your rights
  • be sure the insurance companies treat you fairly
  • maximize your recovery.

Call (780) 809-4997 or contact me, Joseph A. Nagy, to discuss the steps I can recommend to ensure you receive fair compensation.

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Edmonton Injury Lawyer Joseph A. Nagy represents injury victims of drunk driver accidents in central and northern Alberta
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Why Call a Drunk Driver Accident Injury Lawyer?

Injury lawyers who deal with injuries from drunk driver accidents know

  • Alberta laws regarding drunk driving
  • available compensation if the driver leaves the accident scene
  • how to investigate and assess evidence in police reports, eyewitness accounts, etc.
  • how to prove fault
  • how to get fair compensation from insurance companies.
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Don't Drink and Drive printed on road, a warning to prevent drunk driver accidents

What Happens If a Drunk Driver Leaves the Scene of an Accident?

Financial compensation can still come from:

Very specific rules and notice periods apply. Talk with a qualified personal injury lawyer.

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glass on road with drunk driver leaving scene of drunk driver accident

Alberta Drunk Driver Injuries & Fatalities

National and international studies have shown that vehicle collisions, injuries, and fatalities increase when blood alcohol is above 0.05% (50 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood).  At .05%, drivers experience reduced coordination, reduced tracking of moving objects, and slower responses to emergency situations as well as difficulties steering.

Chart, Alberta Collision Injuries & Fatalities 2012-2016:
Drinking Drivers

Chart, Alberta Collision Injuries & Fatalities 2012-2016: Drinking Drivers

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

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A qualified injury lawyer will know

  1. how you feel
  2. what you need now and in the future
  3. the case law for your accident and injury type
  4. what fair compensation means in dollar
  5. show to build and injury case to obtain the maximum possible fair compensation from the insurance company.
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JOSEPH A. NAGY, INJURY LAW | Edmonton, Alberta

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Joseph A. Nagy, Injury Law, Located in Edmonton and serving injury law clients in central and northern Alberta