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DUI & Drug-Related Accidents

Victims of DUI & drug-related accidents have legal rights

Our experienced attorneys know how to comb through the facts in a DUI & drug-related accident case to help support a client's claim. If you are represented by our firm, We fight aggressively to see that our clients get the settlement they deserve. Call 1-800-898-HAYS right away for a consultation.

In this video, lawyer Gary Martin Hays gives you the facts about what to do when hurt by a drunk driver.

In most cases in which a driver is drunk and causes an accident, the drunk driver's insurance company is liable for the compensation owed to accident victims. Other factors influencing which party or parties are liable include:

  • A licensed establishment serving alcohol to an obviously intoxicated person
  • A homeowner hosting a private party at which alcohol and/or drugs are furnished
  • An adult providing alcohol or drugs to a minor who then causes injury

Gary Martin Hays is deeply involved in keeping drunk drivers off Georgia streets and highways, having served on the state advisory council for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) in Georgia. Gary Martin Hays & Associates has been the title sponsor of Strides for Change, a fundraiser to support the many programs of M.A.D.D. in Georgia.

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Sobering Statistics

  • Of all the fatal car accidents in Georgia in 2008, about 27 percent (441 deaths) involved a driver who was legally intoxicated (blood-alcohol content of .08).
  • Nationwide, more than 13,000 Americans die each year in alcohol-related crashes, and nearly 500,000 more suffer injuries.
  • Three out of 10 people will be involved in an alcohol-related accident in their lifetime.
  • Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children 2 to 14 years old, and about 20 percent of those deaths are alcohol-related.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Mothers Against Drunk Driving

DUI & drug-related accident cases aren't new to the insurance companies. Put our experience on your side.

In this video lawyer Gary Martin Hays explains the dangers of drugged driving and how to protect yourself on the road.

Every DUI & drug-related car accident victim has the right to see that the law is applied fairly to all, not just to big corporations and insurance companies. At Gary Martin Hays & Associates, we help clients get the aggressive legal representation their personal injury deserves. Contact us today for a free and confidential consultation: 1-800-898-HAYS.

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