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In many car accident cases, it may feel like an uphill battle to prove that you should not be liable for the actions of another negligent motorist. When you are hit by a drunk driver, the proof of their misdeeds can be much clearer. Still, another driver’s intoxication does not automatically entitle you to monetary compensation for your injuries and damages. You will need to create a comprehensive lawsuit that is able to defeat the arguments their own legal representation is no doubt crafting in their defense. Shiner Law Group’s team of drunk driving accident attorneys in Palm Beach County will provide the aggressive representation you need.

 

The Dangers Created By Driving While Under the Influence of Alcohol

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No one should have to be told that drinking and driving is a recipe for disaster, but intoxicated motorists who cause car accidents may try to feign ignorance or innocence all the same. To strengthen your insurance claim and increase your chance of receiving maximum compensation, our Palm Beach County personal injury attorneys at Shiner Law Group will help you prove that the liable driver’s intoxication was the direct and sole cause of your accident and injuries.

 

Driving While Intoxicated will Affect a Driver in the Following Ways:

  • Lack of lane control: A drunk driver will often be unable to keep their vehicle within their lane, causing them to merge into adjacent lanes or careen into oncoming traffic, causing catastrophic injury.
  • No depth perception: Gauging how far away an object, such as another vehicle in an intersection, is may be impossible for an intoxicated driver.
  • No sense of speed: Without looking at your speedometer, you probably have a good sense of how fast you are going. But, drunk drivers lose this ability to judge their velocity and barrel out of control down the road.
  • Reduced reaction time: Split-second braking and emergency maneuvers are a must to prevent an accident. Someone who is drunk cannot react appropriately to common driving hazards.
  • Difficulty multitasking: A driver is tasked with performing many duties at once, such as, keeping in the correct lane, heading in the correct direction, concentrating on other traffic, obeying traffic rules, and focusing on potential road hazards. A drunk driver loses their ability to perform each of these tasks simultaneously, making it very dangerous for other drivers on the road.

Drunk Driving Statistics

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

  • In 2014, 9,967 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for nearly one-third of all traffic-related deaths in the United States.
  • In 2014, over 1.1 million drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics.
  • Of the 1,070 traffic deaths among children ages 0 to 14 in 2014, nearly twenty percent involved an alcohol-impaired driver.

http://www.cdc.gov/motorvehiclesafety/impaired_driving/impaired-drv_factsheet.html Given the alarmingly high number intoxicated drivers on the road, it is important to know that the attorneys at Shiner Law Group have your back if you are unfortunately injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver.

Other Considerations in Proving the Drunk Driver is Responsible for your Auto Accident

In preparing your case against a drunk driver, we may also want to consider the age and health of the liable party to determine how intoxicated they really were when they hit you. Remember that each person’s blood alcohol content is affected differently by considerations such as his or her height, weight, gender, food intake, and medications a person is taking. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has campaigned several times to remind drivers that buzzed driving is the same as drunk driving – i.e. one drink is all it takes to lose the ability to control your vehicle. If the drunk driver has a low alcohol tolerance given the variety of the above considerations, we may only need to show that they had one drink that night before causing your car accident.

We may even want to consider where the drunk driver obtained the alcohol from before getting behind the wheel. You may also have a case against another entity, such as a restaurant that might have over served the drunk driver, for your injuries caused by that drunk driver. Our team of experienced car accident attorneys at Shiner Law Group is ready to represent you if you are injured as a result of an automobile accident involving a drunk driver.

People all across Florida have come to know Shiner Law Group to be an outstanding group of car accident attorneys. We are proud to say that throughout Mr. David Shiner’s 15+ years of legal experience handling injury claims, we have not only been able to attain several awards and distinctions, but also numerous positive client testimonials. We encourage you to review some of them to see why the personal injury lawyers working at Shiner Law Group should be your first choice for legal advocacy after being involved in a car accident. Of course, if you prefer to talk to us directly, we can be reached 24/7 by calling (561) 777-7700. Please feel free to call us today to discuss your personal injury insurance claim. Remember, your case evaluation is free, so do not hesitate to learn your options and what we can do for you.

 

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Greg Reiter
Greg Reiter
16:03 17 Feb 17
After being disheartened by our first law firm whom I'll omit their names for the purpose of this review, my wife and I began our search for a law firm with some teeth, and we found that in Shiner Law Group. Not only is this a law firm with just the right amount of aggression, but here you'll find a nice refreshing sense of empathy to help make it through the long and painful process. Donna was especially wonderful to work with and went above and beyond the normal expectancy of quality service. 4 thumbs up!
Randal Elroy
Randal Elroy
14:49 24 Jan 17
Shiner law group helped me settle my car accident case. The staff was extremely friendly and kept me informed about my case on a regular basis. I was lost through some of this whole process but shiner law group really stepped up and guided me through it all. I would recommend them to everyone I know!
Caroline Minae
Caroline Minae
22:27 26 Dec 16
I started with another Boca law firm to handle my car accident case but after a year I saw no results. I was referred to Shiner Law group and within 7 months my case was settled, last week to be exact! They ended up getting me way more than the insurance wanted to settle for. So glad to be introduced to this law firm and I can't recommend them enough. Thank you David and the Shiner group.
lina lemos
lina lemos
03:23 23 Feb 17
David helped me with my auto claim and made sure I was compensated for my injuries. great firm!
Erica Hershey
Erica Hershey
19:06 30 Nov 16
Thank you Shiner Law Group for helping me pay off my medical bills and making me some money from my accident. David Shiner is the best Lawyer in town!!!
Delta Zeta
Delta Zeta
14:33 25 Feb 17
This is a great place to go if you need people who are willing to sit with you and take care of all your needs. They are there for you every step of the way. Their staffing excellent and go above and beyond to make sure you are happy with their service. A lot of thanks to the Shiner Law Group and Donna Antonelli for all your help.
simon motola
simon motola
17:10 16 Mar 17
If anyone wants peace of mind call Shiner Law Group I haven't come across anyone as professional and knowledgeable as Shiner Law Group David and his team helped me on numerous occasions and I can tell anyone in good faith that if you need things to get done you call Shiner Law Group. Believe me you want David on your side.
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Michelle Reckseit
Michelle Reckseit
2017-03-20T05:08:15+0000
David Shiner and staff has gone above and beyond in helping me with my legal issues....they have great attention to detail and made me feel comfortable through out The Whole process. Their dedication to what they do is incomparable. Such a Pleasure to work with and easy to communicate with.
Hector Escamilla
Hector Escamilla
2017-03-19T04:28:36+0000
Pleasure to work and easy to communicate with. Stratton Smiley made it an easy process to follow. I appreciate all the hard work and attention to detail. Will definitely recommend to others.
Flavia Y Cristian
Flavia Y Cristian
2017-02-28T18:47:37+0000
Great company!! They handle my case in a professional and fast way. I totally recommend them �
Bobby Nicolosi
Bobby Nicolosi
2017-02-28T14:02:45+0000
Great firm. Would definitely recommend to anyone!
Elisa Henriques Wade
Elisa Henriques Wade
2017-02-28T13:47:15+0000
Very professional office. They are 100% committed to demystifying the process and ensuring that their clients are well taken care off. Would definitely recommend them to all my family and friends.
Nicole Santiago
Nicole Santiago
2017-02-28T13:42:09+0000
Excellent and responsive office staff, fantastic attorneys! Thank you Yuly for your assistance.
Judith Brador
Judith Brador
2017-02-28T13:25:08+0000
Great Attorneys working with an Amazing Team. ��
Danielle Smiley
Danielle Smiley
2017-02-28T12:14:34+0000
The shiner group has the best lawyers! They are very professional and experienced!
Juliana Rebecca
Juliana Rebecca
2017-02-28T00:56:39+0000
Awesome! The best law group in South Florida!
Zoey Zibor
Zoey Zibor
2017-02-25T14:32:26+0000
This is a great place to go if you need people who are willing to sit with you and take care of all your needs. They are there for you every step of the way. Their staffing excellent and go above and beyond to make sure you are happy with their service. A lot of thanks to the Shiner Law Group and Donna Antonelli for all your help.
Abbie Rose
Abbie Rose
2017-02-25T03:08:17+0000
Donna Antonelli best ever so helpful and so nice!!!
Esteban Fernández
Esteban Fernández
2017-02-24T05:16:25+0000
Excelente firma!! 100% recomendable!! Gracias Diana Hanna por ser tan responsable y prestar un gran servicio!!
Gloria Inés Lindo
Gloria Inés Lindo
2017-02-24T02:13:17+0000
Diana Hana is the best ever. She works for an awesome company which has helped me a lot with some legal documents I needed ASAP. I will recommend her for your future legal issues . Don't hesitate to call her when you need assistance! Next time stop by her office.
Martha Cecilia Libreros
Martha Cecilia Libreros
2017-02-24T01:52:37+0000
Todos en la oficina son muy amables, profesionales y muy humanos.
Kristen Daniel
Kristen Daniel
2017-02-23T23:42:49+0000
The attorneys are always there for you and dedicated to helping you. I would recommend this firm to anyone.
Lina M. Pulgarin L
Lina M. Pulgarin L
2017-02-23T21:31:26+0000
Diana Hanna !! Excelente en su trabajo, excelente asesoría !! Y además una atención increíble
Heather Danner
Heather Danner
2017-02-23T19:34:32+0000
Jonathen Marrero
Jonathen Marrero
2017-02-23T19:02:34+0000
Shiner Law Group has an excellent staff! I highly recommend them!
Nicolas Andres Martinez Naranjo
Nicolas Andres Martinez Naranjo
2017-02-23T19:01:00+0000
Diana Hanna, is an importan element, for the peolple what speak spanish; continue like this.......
Holmes Mendez
Holmes Mendez
2017-02-23T17:27:57+0000
Its an excellent company, with very good human quality. I advised with an excellent profesional who has helped me understand some legal issues of the health services trade in the united states. Many thanks to shiner las group and Misa Diana Hanna for their help. Calle them now
Jose M Menendez
Jose M Menendez
2017-02-23T17:14:47+0000
Great law firm and customer service. Thank you Diana Hanna for your cordial assistance throughout the entire process.
Erika Gutierrez
Erika Gutierrez
2017-02-23T17:06:46+0000
Thanks to Diana Arriaga i had a good experience, she helped me in Spanish 🙂 so thanks a lot!
Brian Nagle
Brian Nagle
2017-02-23T16:59:14+0000
Great Attorneys, the customer service was great,Especially from Dianna Hanna.
Andrea Sepulveda
Andrea Sepulveda
2017-02-23T16:57:21+0000
Excelente servicio diana hanna es muy profesional......habla muy bien el español
Manuel Gonzalez Rubio
Manuel Gonzalez Rubio
2017-02-23T16:54:47+0000
Thanks to @[661359094:Diana Marcela] i had a great experience, she also helped me in my native languaje wich helped me a Lot.
Gloria Cecilia Jaramillo Botero
Gloria Cecilia Jaramillo Botero
2017-02-23T16:45:53+0000
Diana Hanna me asesoro muy bien en mi consulta y ademas en Español, excelente.
Karina Elizabeth
Karina Elizabeth
2017-02-23T16:36:11+0000
The "A Team" they prudently get it done. You'll be happy you chose them!!! Diana Hanna keeps them in line :).
Jorge Brador
Jorge Brador
2017-02-23T12:48:36+0000
Great firm. Attorney are very professional and attentive. Offices staff treat you like you are part of their family. Really like Shiner Law group!
Dane Hilbert
Dane Hilbert
2017-02-23T03:06:02+0000
Shiner law group is hands down the most personable and professional group of people I've had the pleasure of meeting! They will get the job done!
Cody Prebble
Cody Prebble
2017-02-23T02:43:03+0000
The whole team at Shiner Law Group is very knowledgable and professional. I cannot say enough about how much they help people. I would definitely recommend them.
Margarita De la Cruz
Margarita De la Cruz
2017-02-23T01:29:47+0000
Very knowledgeable Attorneys and case managers! Best Firm in town!!
Marilyn Smiley
Marilyn Smiley
2017-02-23T00:23:53+0000
The Shiner Law Group attorneys are professional and ethical. Great firm!
Blake Bierman
Blake Bierman
2017-02-23T00:20:25+0000
Shiner Law Group has great lawyers and a great staff!! I highly recommend them!
Emmy Danner
Emmy Danner
2017-02-22T17:34:38+0000
Shiner Law Group has the best legal team around! Very personal and professional.
Kristina Lebron
Kristina Lebron
2017-02-22T17:01:36+0000
If you are ever injured in a car accident the attorneys here will definitely take care of you!
Kelsey Miller
Kelsey Miller
2017-02-22T14:07:57+0000
Shiner Law Group is great. Everyone is so friendly and will take care of all of your legal needs!
Helen Hertz Daniel
Helen Hertz Daniel
2016-03-28T02:26:21+0000
The entire staff is a pleasure to work with. Matthew and David were wonderful. It was truly great to work with them and we are so grateful for all that they did!
Ira Sabin
Ira Sabin
2015-10-05T13:54:12+0000
Kristen Wright
Kristen Wright
2015-06-12T16:28:30+0000
Fantastic team of attorneys and staff! I really liked how everyone there knew about each case and were always very helpful when I called....and great end results as well.
Juan Camilo
Juan Camilo
2015-05-13T17:45:34+0000
Best attorney in town, very involved with the community. Office staff is friendly and very professional. Would recommend to anyone looking for a experienced and hard working attorney.
Mike Boutin
Mike Boutin
2015-04-08T00:29:41+0000
Hey Folks, Mike Boutin here from Discovery Channels "Weed Country". I met David Shiner in South Florida, doing seminars with Bobby Tuna. What struck me at first was, these guys had some high quality mints at their table. I know that sounds funny, but come on, in my world lawyers are a necessity but not so popular. Mints aren't enough to win me over. So the mints kind of started this back and forth though and I am glad it did. I found this whole office to be on point, whip smart, concerned for the rights of others, and forward thinking. I enjoyed my time working with them on S. Florida issues and watching them bang it out for their clients. A family firm that cares about family values. David is high energy, highly motivated and a formidable defender of peoples rights. If you hurt someone and their law firm is Shiner Law Group? I feel sorry for you.
Qaiser Mah
Qaiser Mah
2015-01-08T04:24:06+0000
Sarah Pennachio
Sarah Pennachio
2014-07-24T16:26:35+0000
I would highly recommend Shiner Law Group for legal services. My case was handled in a timely manner and communication among staff was great.
WilliamN Michelle Saka
WilliamN Michelle Saka
2014-07-23T22:05:15+0000
Jason Seda
Jason Seda
2014-06-17T03:31:24+0000
Missy Chloe Rose
Missy Chloe Rose
2013-12-19T01:00:44+0000
Tara Perlman Rubin
Tara Perlman Rubin
2013-12-10T03:16:37+0000
Conor Griffith
Conor Griffith
2013-12-01T01:58:42+0000
Donna Kornatowski Antonelli
Donna Kornatowski Antonelli
2013-11-19T01:11:53+0000
Jon Arenstein
Jon Arenstein
2013-11-12T03:44:15+0000
Frank Maye
Frank Maye
2013-11-11T22:37:59+0000
Jennifer Astacio
Jennifer Astacio
2013-08-23T00:44:18+0000
Marc Karbowski
Marc Karbowski
2013-08-09T18:51:31+0000
Professional and results oriented!
Damaris Cohn
Damaris Cohn
2013-08-02T19:05:31+0000
Best Attorney in Boca!
Andrew Bockstein
Andrew Bockstein
2013-07-28T03:07:21+0000
Bill Brough
Bill Brough
2013-07-22T13:29:19+0000
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Heath Wruble
2013-07-10T21:04:13+0000
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