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About Maine Traffic Accidents

The State of Maine reports that there were:
Alcohol Related Crashes: 111
Speed Related Crashes: 549
* In Kennebec County 2010
Source: 2012 Maine Highway Safety Plan


Augusta, the state capital of Maine, and seat of Kennebec County, offers rich historical heritage, numerous recreational activities, and is a center for government, industry and business development. The populous numbered 19,136 as of the 2010 census. Visitors to the area can experience its history as displayed through the Maine State Museum or by visiting Fort Western, the oldest wooden New England fort still in existence, dating back to 1754. The State Capitol, Governor’s Mansion and Capitol Park may also be toured, offering a glimpse into state’s political dynamics. Located in the heart of the Kennebec River Valley, Maine’s capital region is a bustling center for business and pleasure.

Each year traffic accidents on our nation’s roadways cause hundreds of thousands of injuries and cost far too many lives. Maine is not exempt from these statistics. According to the Maine Bureau of Highway Safety report for the year 2010, 111 accidents occurred as a result of alcohol use, and 549 accidents were caused by speed within Kennebec County. Sadly, these figures represent the third and fourth highest number of incidences within counties throughout our state.

Briggs & Wholey, Augusta Accident lawyers represent clients who have been seriously injured or killed in traffic accidents. Representation can include accidents related to:

We know that any injuries sustained through accident or medical malpractice can be frightening and stressful for those involved. The extent of an individual’s complete medical needs and resulting financial burdens may not be fully apparent immediately following the event. Without the proper guidance, and representation of legal counsel, victims are often overwhelmed with issues of healthcare, loss of income, mounting expenses, and the pressure to settle their claim exerted by insurance companies. When this happens, all too often, families are unjustly compensated and experience lasting hardships. Let us help you. If you have been injured in an accident, your priority should be upon your recovery; let the experienced attorneys at Briggs & Wholey handle your Augusta accident claim. We have the expertise and wherewithal to negotiate the complexities of your personal injury or accident claim. We will take immediate action to ensure that your claim for compensation is filed efficiently and effectively and we will fight to ensure that you receive the complete compensation you deserve.

In addition to comprehensive automobile accident representation, the Augusta personal injury attorneys at Briggs & Wholey, LLC, represent clients in cases involving all types of trauma:

At Briggs & Wholey, LLC, legal fees are a percentage of the award recovered, therefore, if we don’t win, you don’t pay. We are passionate about righting the wrongs inflicted by others’ and we truly care about the outcome of each and every case, as well as each and every individual we serve. We understand the overall import that these tragic events can have for you, as well as for your family. Your success is our success. Our compassionate and highly qualified attorneys are committed to your best interests; and we will be by your side every step of the way!

If you, or someone you know, are in need of legal representation following an accident, we would be happy to assist. Please feel free to contact us via phone (888) 596-1099, or by completing our confidential website “contact form.” We will discuss the facts of your case and provide sound legal advice.

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