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Lexington Car Accident Lawyer

The town of Lexington, Massachusetts is situated in Middlesex County and is home to approximately 21,000 people. The town is of historical importance as being the location of the first shot fired in the American Revolution at the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775. It is an extremely affluent town and has been recognized as the sixth wealthiest small city in the United States by the Movoto Blog. Lexington saw a period of rapid growth during the 1960s and 70s as a result of a boom in the tech sector. As a lively part of Greater Boston, Lexington sees its fair share of motor vehicle traffic and its unfortunate and unavoidable counterpart, motor vehicle accidents.

When people are injured in Lexington, Massachusetts car accidents, they are often entitled to significant financial compensation. For this reason, anyone involved in a motor vehicle crash should retain legal counsel as soon as possible. To schedule a free consultation with attorney Daniel Cappetta, please call our office today at (508) 969-9505.

Lexington Motor Vehicle Accidents Are Often Caused by Motorist Negligence

Massachusetts tort law operates to compensate people who have been injured by the negligence of others. Consequently, if victims of car accidents are able to establish that their accident was caused by someone else’s negligence, they are usually entitled to compensation for their losses. The amount of compensation that will be recovered depends on the specific circumstances of your case, and an experienced attorney will be able to give you an idea of what your case may be worth. Some common examples of negligence that often result in car accidents include the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Driving while impaired
  • Fatigued driving
  • Speeding
  • Failure to yield
  • Improper vehicle maintenance
  • Ignoring hazardous weather conditions
  • Failure to signal a turn or a lane change
  • Following too closely
  • Driver error

When you retain an attorney, he or she will thoroughly review the facts of your case and advise you as to whether you have a legal claim. In many cases, car accident victims may not recognize that their accident was caused in part by someone else’s negligence, so it is important for anyone involved in an accident to talk to an attorney as soon as possible after an accident occurs. Importantly, car accident claims are subject to a the state’s statute of limitations, so victims should be sure to call an attorney sooner rather than later.

Contact a Lexington Car Accident Attorney Today to Discuss Your Personal Injury Case

Attorney Daniel Cappetta and his team of skilled Lexington personal injury lawyers are dedicated to helping people who have been injured by the negligence of others recover for their injuries and other losses. Among the kinds of damages are that are often available in a Massachusetts car accident case are those for medical expenses, lost income, property damage, physical and emotional pain and suffering, as well as others. Mr. Cappetta takes all of his car accident cases on a contingent fee basis, meaning that you will not pay anything in legal fees unless he recovers compensation on your behalf. To schedule a free consultation with Mr. Cappetta, please call our office today at (508) 969-9505 or send us an email through our online contact form.