Texas Rideshare Accidents

Texas uber & Lyft Accidents

If you've been injured in a rideshare accident, you may be wondering what your options are or if you even have options. Do you file a claim with the rideshare company? Your insurance company? The driver's insurance company? The other driver's insurance company? 

Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft have become very popular in recent years. However, these companies have also been involved in a number of accidents, many of which have resulted in injuries to passengers. If you or a loved one was injured while riding in a rideshare, you may be entitled to compensation.

The Texas Rideshare Accident Lawyers at Deon Goldschmidt Attorneys have successfully represented many clients who were injured in rideshare accidents. If you have been injured because of another person'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 Texas injury attorneys today for your FREE consultation: (214) 845-7237

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.

Texas 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 (214) 845-7237

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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

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.