Bar owners are held responsible when they allow an individual to consume excessive alcohol and when that person causes severe injury to another person through either a fight or a drunken-driving accident. As a motor vehicle accident victim, you may often feel a level of betrayal when you discover that the accident could have been prevented if the bar owner had taken measures to prevent the intoxicated individual from drinking and driving.
Drinking and driving can result in serious and sometimes fatal accidents. For injured victims, and family members the effects of the accident can be felt for years to come. Our lawyers are committed to helping injured clients understand their legal rights and make informed choices. We also help them secure both the financial support and the medical care they require to get their daily routine back on track. Other incidents can facilitate liability on the part of taverns, including: