Austin Rideshare Accidents

Austin uber & Lyft Accidents

If you've been injured in a rideshare accident, you may be unsure about your legal options or if you have any. Do you submit a claim with the ridesharing company? Your insurance policy? The driver's insurance coverage? Is this the other motorist's insurance coverage? If so, who should I contact next to discuss things further?

Uber and Lyft, two notable rideshare companies, have grown in popularity in recent years. However, these firms have also been involved in a number of wrecks, many of which resulted in passenger injuries. If you or a loved one was hurt while riding in a rideshare, you may be entitled to compensation.

Deon Goldschmidt Attorneys assists many clients who have been injured in rideshare accidents in Austin. If you were hurt as a result of someone else's negligence, Deon Goldschmidt attorneys will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

Rideshare Accidents v. Regular Auto Accidents

The good news is if you're involved in an accident while using Uber or Lyft, or if an Uber or Lyft vehicle hits you, you're likely to get more money in compensation. A settlement from a company insurance policy will probably be higher than if the motorist was not associated with Uber or Lyft.  If you or a loved one has been injured in a rideshare accident contact our Austin personal injury lawyers today for your no obligation FREE consultation: (555) 555-5555

Insurance Companies

Insurance companies are in the business of making money, not paying out claims. They will do everything they can to minimize the amount they have to pay or deny your claim altogether. This is why it's so important to have an experienced lawyer on your side who knows how to deal with insurance companies and fight for the compensation you deserve.

Austin Personal Injury Attorneys

If you or a loved one has been injured in a rideshare accident, don't wait to contact us. The sooner you call, the sooner we can start working on your case. Deon Goldschmidt Attorneys offers FREE Case Reviews and also works on a contingency basis meaning you don't pay unless we WIN! 

 Give us a call today (555) 555-5555


Common Causes of Car Accidents and Injuries

When it comes to personal injury claims, car accidents are the number one cause in the United States. These accidents can happen in an instant, and they can be caused by a variety of factors, such as:

  • Distracted driving
  • Adverse weather conditions
  • Reckless driving
  • Speeding

Texas Rideshare Accident Tips:

If you're involved in a Rideshare accident, it's important to know what to do


  • Safety: Ensure you and other passengers are safe 
  • Injuries: If there are any injuries seek medical attention right away and ensure everything is documented


  • Insurance: Exchange insurance information with all parties involved
  • Photos: Take photos or videos is possible, this will be a great form of proof for your rideshare accident claim 


  • Police Report: Regardless of the severity of the accident it's important file a police report
  • Contact an Attorney: Contact a Texas Rideshare Accident Lawyer immediately to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve

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The types of damages an accident victim may be able to recover include:

Economic damages


These are the quantifiable losses that can be calculated, such as medical expenses, lost wages, and property damage.

Non-economic damages


These are the less tangible losses, such as pain and suffering, emotional distress, and loss of consortium.

Punitive damages


These are awarded in very rare cases where the defendant’s actions were particularly egregious or malicious.