Uber, Lyft, or Ride Sharing Accidents Attorney

Who is responsible for an Uber accident or Lyft accident? 

The popularity of Uber and Lyft has skyrocketed over the past several years. This is good in a lot of ways. For example, there are less drunk driving accidents as Uber and Lyft has become more popular. As Uber and Lyft become more and more popular, there will be more Uber accidents and Lyft accidents. 

At the end of the day, Uber accidents and Lyft accident cases are like other car accident cases, with a few important differences. Uber and Lyft drivers are common carriers, which mean they owe a heightened duty to their passengers. The Alabama Guest Passenger Statute does not apply to Uber accidents or Lyft accidents. 

If you are hit by an Uber driver or Lyft driver, it will be important to determine whether the Uber driver or Lyft driver were working at the time of the collision. The driver’s insurance coverage changes depending on whether the driving is working. 

If you are involved in an Uber accident or Lyft accident, you should consult with an Uber accident lawyer or Lyft accident lawyer.