Talking on a cell phone while driving can be distracting and may result in an accident. However, it is not currently illegal to talk on a cell phone while driving in Kansas City. Even if it was illegal, you might not be responsible for an accident if the crash was caused by someone else’s negligence.
Accordingly, it is important to contact a Kansas City accident attorney if you have been hurt in a car crash – even if were talking on your phone at the time of the accident. If the accident was caused by someone else’s negligence then your Kansas City car accident lawyer will fight hard for your fair and just recovery.
Often, your recovery will come from the insurance company of the responsible person. The insurer may be responsible for paying for your past, current, and future medical expenses, rehabilitation costs, out-of-pocket expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering.
Do not let the fact that you were talking on a cell phone at the time of your accident prevent you from contacting a Kansas City car accident attorney today to discuss your legal options, your rights, and your potential recovery. You can reach an experienced lawyer today at (816) 471-5111 or (888) 348-2616. Our lawyers also encourage you to read our free book, Don’t Wreck Your Injury Claim, for more information.