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Reckless Driving Accident Lawyer • San Antonio

The personal injury attorneys at Trevino Injury Law represent individuals seriously injured in auto accidents including reckless driving accidents in San Antonio and throughout Texas.

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a direct result of the careless, negligent, wrongful, or reckless act of a company, person, or a municipality in a reckless driving accident we will aggressively advocate for your just compensation.

Wrongful injury or loss of a loved one is devastating. Trevino Injury Law takes pride in addressing clients’ full range of questions and concerns. We will make sure you thoroughly understand your rights.

Call the personal injury attorneys of Trevino Injury Law today at (210) 255-3088 to schedule a FREE case evaluation with an experienced attorney.

What is Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is defined as driving a vehicle with deliberate or unjustifiable disregard for the safety of others. Speeding, passing dangerously, ignoring traffic signs, drunk driving, and texting while driving can all be considered reckless driving. In Texas, reckless driving also includes fleeing a police officer, and racing on a highway. Sometimes referred to as aggressive driving, reckless driving causes 3 million injuries and 40,000 fatalities each year. Roughly 40 percent of car accident deaths are the result of drunk driving, 30 percent are the result of speeding, and the rest are attributed to other forms of reckless driving. Young people are most likely to drive recklessly, and auto accidents are the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 34.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a reckless driving accident, call Trevino Injury Law immediately at (210) 255-3088.

Common Forms of Reckless Driving in Texas:

  • Driving too fast for present road or weather conditions
  • Exceeding the posted speed limit
  • Driver inattention and distraction
  • Cell phone use
  • Failure to yield at a stop sign or intersection
  • Swerving or drifting between lanes
  • Driving while intoxicated
  • Driving while fatigued or falling asleep at the wheel
  • Passing in a no passing lane, or on the right shoulder of a highway

Reckless Driving Laws

 Unlike careless driving, which is considered a minor moving violation, reckless driving is a criminal offense. Reckless drivers can be punished with fines, suspended licenses, and even jail time. When death or injury occurs, reckless driving can increase from a misdemeanor to a felony. Yet even if a driver is punished to the full extent of the law, the victims may not see justice for property damage, personal injury, or death of a loved one.

To bring a claim against a reckless driver, you may not have to prove that their actions were deliberate, only that they engaged in dangerous behavior. If you are partially to blame for the collision through contributing negligence or otherwise, it may affect the outcome of your claim. It does not mean that you should not seek compensation. Contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible to receive the compensation you deserve.

Start Your Claim Today

Trevino Injury Law is a San Antonio based law firm who works on a “contingency fee basis” on all personal injury cases including reckless driving accidents. Simply put, we only get paid if we win your case. If there is no recovery, you pay nothing.

“Trevino Injury Law is a leader in personal injury law with trial experience that speaks for itself.”Candelario Trevino

Call the personal injury attorneys of Trevino Injury Law today to schedule your  FREE case evaluation with an experienced attorney.

(210) 255-3088

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  • Highly Recommended!!Great Service

    “Attorney Candelario Trevino treated me with such great personal care, not like a case number  you’ve come to expect these days. He helped settle my auto injury claim quickly and kept me informed throughout the entire process.”

    by : Victor Salazar
    San Antonio, TX

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    “I was injured in a serious auto accident that prevented me from working because of a reckless driver. Attorney Candelario Trevino helped me through the traumatic experience and got me the settlement I was entitled to.”

    by : Kenneth Morris
    San Antonio, TX

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