Multiple Vehicle Collision Lawyers


Sometimes, a single collision on a highway or crowded road can have a domino-like effect resulting in multiple secondary crashes, mass devastation and debilitating injuries to the involved parties. These crashes can cause drivers and passengers to be hit several times from various different angles, causing broken bones, spinal cord damage, brain injuries, and sometimes even death.

If you have been injured in a multi-car collision or “pile-up,” it is vital that you retain the services of our experienced Boca Raton car accident lawyers at Shiner Law Group as soon as possible to pursue compensation for your injuries.

Car Accident Lawyers Shiner Law Group

Our Firm stands apart from the rest of the pack for the following reasons:

More than a decade of personal injury experience
AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
Personalized advocacy, available 24/7
Fluent in English and Spanish

Common Causes of Multiple-Car Pileups

While the causes of large-scale collisions can be as varied as their effects, some form of driver negligence is almost always the culprit. The following carless actions can all lead to a multiple-vehicle crash.

The mass carnage that results from these accidents can make it difficult for insurance adjustors to determine who is at fault. As a result, insurance companies will try to pay injured parties as little as possible to make up for the uncertainty of determining liability. These offers may seem enticing at first, but these offered payouts are often far less than what an injured person truly deserves. If you have been offered minimal insurance coverage following a multiple-vehicle collision, an car accident attorney from our firm can assert your rights and negotiate with the involved insurance companies in pursuit of fair compensation on your behalf.

Florida’s Comparative Negligence Law

Injured drivers in Florida are only allowed to sue the other drivers for monetary damages resulting from their collision within four years of the date of their accident. It is also important to keep in mind the state’s “permanent injury threshold,” which allows recovery of damages for pain, suffering, mental anguish, and inconvenience so long as their injuries consist of any of the following:

  • Significant and permanent loss of an important bodily function.
  • Permanent injury within a reasonable degree of medical probability, other than scarring or disfigurement.
  • Significant and permanent scarring or disfigurement.
  • Death

The amount of compensation that a driver can be awarded will be proportional to their share of the blame for the accident. For example, if you suffered $5,000 worth of damages but were found to be 20% at fault for the collision, you will only be able to recover 80% of your losses, or $4,000. Our experienced car accident lawyers can examine your situation and determine the most appropriate course of action to pursue.

Choosing An Experienced Lawyer

If you or a loved one have been injured in a multi-car accident, the experienced and trusted car accident attorneys at Shiner Law Group can protect your interests and help you seek the compensation you deserve. With our firm’s help, you may be able to recover financial reimbursement for losses related to your medical expenses, lost income, damaged property, pain and suffering, and rehabilitation costs. Nobody should have to deal with the aftermath of a car accident on their own. Let us use our extensive skills and expertise to ensure you have access to the financial resources you need to get back on your feet.

Car Accident Lawyers Shiner Law Group

Sometimes, a single collision on a highway or crowded road can have a domino-like effect resulting in multiple secondary crashes, mass devastation and debilitating injuries to the involved parties. These crashes can cause drivers and passengers to be hit several times from various different angles, causing broken bones, spinal cord damage, brain injuries, and sometimes even death. If you have been injured in a multi-car collision or “pile-up,” it is vital that you retain the services of our experienced Boca Raton car accident lawyers at Shiner Law Group as soon as possible to pursue compensation for your injuries.

Our Firm stands apart from the rest of the pack for the following reasons:

More than a decade of personal injury experience
AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
Personalized advocacy, available 24/7
Fluent in English and Spanish

Common Causes of Multiple-Car Pileups

While the causes of large-scale collisions can be as varied as their effects, some form of driver negligence is almost always the culprit. The following carless actions can all lead to a multiple-vehicle crash.

The mass carnage that results from these accidents can make it difficult for insurance adjustors to determine who is at fault. As a result, insurance companies will try to pay injured parties as little as possible to make up for the uncertainty of determining liability. These offers may seem enticing at first, but these offered payouts are often far less than what an injured person truly deserves. If you have been offered minimal insurance coverage following a multiple-vehicle collision, an car accident attorney from our firm can assert your rights and negotiate with the involved insurance companies in pursuit of fair compensation on your behalf.

Florida’s Comparative Negligence Law

Injured drivers in Florida are only allowed to sue the other drivers for monetary damages resulting from their collision within four years of the date of their accident. It is also important to keep in mind the state’s “permanent injury threshold,” which allows recovery of damages for pain, suffering, mental anguish, and inconvenience so long as their injuries consist of any of the following:

  • Significant and permanent loss of an important bodily function.
  • Permanent injury within a reasonable degree of medical probability, other than scarring or disfigurement.
  • Significant and permanent scarring or disfigurement.
  • Death

The amount of compensation that a driver can be awarded will be proportional to their share of the blame for the accident. For example, if you suffered $5,000 worth of damages but were found to be 20% at fault for the collision, you will only be able to recover 80% of your losses, or $4,000. Our experienced car accident lawyers can examine your situation and determine the most appropriate course of action to pursue.

Choosing An Experienced Lawyer

If you or a loved one have been injured in a multi-car accident, the experienced and trusted car accident attorneys at Shiner Law Group can protect your interests and help you seek the compensation you deserve. With our firm’s help, you may be able to recover financial reimbursement for losses related to your medical expenses, lost income, damaged property, pain and suffering, and rehabilitation costs. Nobody should have to deal with the aftermath of a car accident on their own. Let us use our extensive skills and expertise to ensure you have access to the financial resources you need to get back on your feet.

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David Shiner Boca Raton Personal Injury Lawyer

David I. Shiner, Esq.

David I. Shiner is a leading Boca Raton personal injury lawyer and West Palm Beach personal injury attorney who practices in several different areas throughout Florida. Mr. Shiner’s personal injury practice is designed to help people who were hurt because of someone else’s negligence and carelessness and his law firm and its lawyers practice law throughout Florida. Mr. Shiner represents individuals through their several different office locations, so whether you need a personal injury lawyer in West Palm Beach, or need a car accident attorney in Boca Raton, or need a pedestrian accident lawyer in Fort Pierce, a wrongful death attorney in Palm Beach County, or need a personal injury attorney in West Palm Beach, you should call David Shiner to discuss your legal rights. Mr. Shiner maintains offices throughout Florida to better serve his injured clients and will make sure his law firm caters to your needs, with law offices in Boca Raton, Delray Beach, West Palm Beach, Fort Pierce, and Fort Lauderdale, the personal injury lawyers at our Firm are here to help you! Lawyer David Shiner has successfully helped victims receive compensation for many personal injury accidents, such as car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents and wrongful death cases.
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I can't say enough about not only the attorneys handling the case, I'd like to include the staff. Too often, it seems people get lost in the shuffle when dealing with unpleasant issues, such as a motor vehicle accident. I was hit by a vehicle without insurance, and thought all was lost. In addition to getting my medical bills negotiated down to a level that were able to be paid by my small policy, they did so with an amount of recovery I didn't expect. All the while, everyone involved were very attentive and most important.....very nice. That goes a long way in what otherwise is a very stressful event. I can't imagine I'd send a referral to anyone else.

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