Food delivery vehicles are everywhere. And given how easy and convenient it is to have a freshly cooked meal delivered right to your doorstep, it makes sense. However, with so many more vehicles on the road, the possibility of an accident only increases. This is especially true considering how rushed food delivery drivers are.
Below, we will discuss some of the most common reasons behind collisions involving food delivery drivers. If you or a loved one suffered injuries as a result of a food delivery accident, our food delivery accident attorneys at West Coast Trial Lawyers are always here to answer any questions you may have about claims and damages available to you.
Below is a comprehensive list of the many reasons why food delivery accidents may occur:
This often happens because a food delivery driver passed their address or had to quickly look up an address. As a consequence, the driver following behind the food delivery driver may end up crashing into them. Fortunately, in this case, the food delivery driver will be held liable for any injuries or losses caused by stopping suddenly.
This is another common consequence of a driver who is either in a hurry or who is unsure about the address that they are delivering to. Making a sudden left turn is both lazy and dangerous, and can be remedied by going around the block or finding another place to turn safely. These sudden turns can cause serious injuries and will almost certainly subject a food delivery driver to liability.
If you have sustained injuries as a result of a food delivery accident, our food delivery accident attorneys at West Coast Trial Lawyers can help you recover compensation for your losses, which includes medical bills, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering.