A January 2013 news release claims that red light cameras do help prevent red light running particular the worst type of red light running where the light has been red for some time. Arizona is known to be high on the list for the worst places for red light running. A study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released the top cities in America for red light running, and 3 Arizona cities were on the top of the list: Phoenix, Mesa and Tucson. Red light running is a dangerous habit, and the cameras in various Arizona areas seem to be few and far between.
It is just a matter of time that a habitual red light runner hits another driver. Driving through a red light and hitting another vehicle can cause incredible property damage and, more importantly, severe injuries to the driver and passengers of the other vehicle. In these cases, the victims cannot allow the at-fault driver to get away with just a ticket, leaving themselves out of pocket and in pain. The victims have a serious claim to collect money from the at-fault party’s insurance company and an experienced car accident lawyer is needed to fight to get all the money that is deserved. Matthew Lopez Law has handled many car accident cases and will immediately begin working with the insurance companies and medical providers to get the best outcome for his client.
If you or a loved one has been injured after being hit by a red light runner, contact Matthew Lopez Law as soon as possible. Phoenix personal injury attorney Matthew Lopez will fight hard for your rights and is available anytime to discuss the status of your case. Call today for a free consultation, or visit the website at matthewlopezlaw.com