South Boston Motor Vehicle Accidents
South Boston, also called “Southie”, is an extremely densely populated area of Boston. It connects too many of the major Massachusetts highways including Route 1A, Route 3, Route 90, and Route 93. These heavily congested traffic areas give rise to significant increase in the risk of negligent driving accidents, resulting in severe injuries and fatalities. With a population of over 35,000 people, South Boston produces many severe car accidents every year.Here at Sheff Law we pride ourselves in obtaining the highest judgment possible as a result of these automobile accidents.If you are injured in a South Boston accident, you should take steps to protect yourself. First, if you are injured, seek immediate medical attention.While at the scene of the accident, attempt to gather as much information about other vehicles involved in the accident, start with the license plate number, driver’s name and contact information. Get pictures of the accident, even if you are using a cell phone camera.Contact the police and make them aware of any traffic violations the operator may have committed.It is also important to contact a Massachusetts car accident lawyer to learn about your legal rights. At Sheff Law we recognize that each accident and every client is unique. With over 130 years of experience, our team approach allows us to deliver the individual attention necessary for each client to obtain a maximum judgment.Anybody is at risk of a serious car accident. Other travelers can be speeding, driving to slowly, acting reckless/aggressive on the road, be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, fail to adhere to traffic signals or signs, or fall asleep at the wheel. Equipment in your vehicle can be defective, or road conditions can create dangerous situations unforeseen to the driver and passengers.Many scenarios on the road can lead to serious automobile accidents and injuries, and you should explore your legal options. Our lawyers have handled car accidents in South Boston, and throughout Massachusetts.Examples of cases we have won are SUV rollovers, side impact car accidents, failure to yield, elderly related accidents, fatal car accidents, hit and run, teen car accidents, cell phone related accidents, and both rear and head on collisions.Call Sheff Law today at (888) 423-4477 for a free consultation and to learn about your legal rights.