Houston Teen Driver Accident Attorneys
At Potts Law Firm, your trusted legal partner in Houston, we understand the serious consequences of teen driver accidents and the impact they have on families and communities. As experienced litigators, we are committed to advocating for the rights of those affected by these unfortunate incidents.
If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident involving a young driver, call (713) 348-9638 today to learn more about your legal options.
On This Page:
- Contributing Factors: Understanding the Risks
- The Dangers of Distracted Driving
- The Grave Consequences of Impaired Driving
- Parental Involvement: Empowering Safe Driving Habits
- Who Can Be Held Liable?
Contributing Factors: Understanding the Risks
Accidents involving teen drivers can be attributed to a range of factors that combine to create a hazardous environment on the roads. Inexperience is a significant factor, as newly licensed drivers may lack the necessary skills to anticipate and respond to potential dangers. Moreover, distractions, speeding, impaired driving, and peer pressure can further exacerbate the risks associated with teen driving.
The Dangers of Distracted Driving
In the digital age, distracted driving has become a significant concern among teen drivers. Activities such as texting, using mobile devices, eating, grooming, or engaging in conversations divert attention from the road, leading to devastating consequences. Our dedicated legal team is well-versed in handling cases related to distracted driving and will fight to ensure you receive fair compensation for your losses.
The Grave Consequences of Impaired Driving
Driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or other substances is a serious offense that puts lives at risk. Unfortunately, some teen drivers make the reckless decision to get behind the wheel while impaired, leading to tragic accidents. Our experienced attorneys understand the legal implications and complex nature of impaired driving cases involving teen drivers. We will thoroughly investigate your situation, gather evidence, and aggressively pursue the compensation you deserve.
Parental Involvement: Empowering Safe Driving Habits
At Potts Law Firm, we firmly believe that parental involvement plays a crucial role in promoting safe driving habits among teenagers. Parents have the power to make a positive impact by setting driving rules, monitoring their teen's behavior, and emphasizing the importance of responsible driving in order to reduce the risk of accidents on the road.
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When a teen driver accident occurs, it is essential to identify the parties responsible for the incident. Liability can extend beyond the teenage driver, potentially involving other drivers, vehicle manufacturers, or even government entities. Our experienced attorneys possess the knowledge and expertise to determine liability accurately. We will meticulously evaluate your case, gather evidence, and build a strong legal strategy to pursue justice on your behalf.
Trucking Accident $1.05 Million
Potts Law Firm served as lead counsel for the family of Kook Oh who was killed by an 18-wheeler in Alvarado, Texas. Mr. Dortch sued the driver of the 18-wheeler and his employer. Following a week-long jury trial, Micah’s client received a verdict awarding over one million dollars in damages and a finding of punitive liability on the part of each of the defendants. I
Pedestrian Accident $652,000
Potts Law Firm represented a client who was run over by a drunk driver at a truck stop in Missouri. The client, a truck driver at the time, was walking from his parked truck toward the truck stop showers using a clearly marked crosswalk. As he was walking across the crosswalk, a speeding drunk driver ran him over.