The Dangers of Highway Defects

There are only so many precautions that a driver can take to prevent, avoid, or reduce the likelihood of motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately this means that highway safety rests in the hands of other people, agencies, and entities. This makes it critically important that the parties who are responsible for and have control over the other elements of highway travel ensure that their duties are properly executed. When municipalities or contractors fail to design, build, and maintain a safe roadway system, the consequences can be devastating for all the motorists and passengers who face needless additional risk of an automobile accident.

If you have been involved in a car accident that was caused or worsened by a highway defect, then you may wish to take legal action against the negligent parties. Contact the Phoenix car accident lawyers of Haralson, Miller, Pitt, Feldman & McAnally, P.L.C., at 800-763-0964 to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney about your case.

Examples of Highway Defects

The troubling thing about highway defects is that they constitute one of the few driving hazards that can, in theory, be completely eliminated. Our team of committed legal professionals can help you to seek the financial compensation that you are due if the following highway defects played a role in your collision:

  • Uneven lanes
  • Potholes
  • Lack of guardrails
  • Water pooling
  • Lack of signs

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Let us help you to determine who is truly responsible for your car accident and what compensation you might be able to anticipate if you choose to file suit for a highway defect. Contact the Phoenix car accident lawyers of Haralson, Miller, Pitt, Feldman & McAnally, P.L.C., at 800-763-0964.

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