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Dangers of Improper Merging

Merging properly is an important aspect of being a safe driver, and if drivers fail to follow the rules for merging properly or act responsibly when doing so, they could put both themselves and other innocent drivers at risk of being harmed in an accident. Because many different drivers are often involved in merging, it is critical that drivers respect others’ right-of-way and follow proper driving rules.

If a driver fails to merge properly and causes an accident, injured persons might be facing costs associated with vehicle repair or medical treatment. In such a situation where the other driver failed to act carefully, however, they might be able to get financial compensation for their injuries and losses through a personal injury lawsuit. To learn more about your legal options after being hit by a driver who did not merge properly, contact an experienced Louisville car accident attorney of the Sampson Law Firm today by calling 502-584-5050.

Accidents Caused by Improper Merging

Failing to merge properly or yield the right-of-way can cause a number of accidents, all of which might be very dangerous to those involved. Some accidents that might be caused by a failure to merge properly include:

  • Side-swiping collisions
  • T-boning collisions
  • Collisions with pedestrians or bicyclists
  • Rollover accidents

These accidents are often very serious and can cause significant physical harm to anyone who is involved. As such, it is the responsibility of every driver to take actions to avoid causing such an accident, and when they fail to do this, they can be held accountable.

Contact Us

If you or a person you care about has been hurt by another driver because he or she failed to merge properly, contact the qualified Louisville car accident lawyers of the Sampson Law Firm today at 502-584-5050 to discuss your options and how we may be able to protect your interests.

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