Motor vehicle accidents are an hourly occurrence in Cleveland, Akron, and across Cuyahoga County and Summit County. Many crashes are completely avoidable, caused by drunk drivers or distracted drivers. Whatever the cause, car accidents are a major safety and economic issue for the communities in this vast region.
The Cleveland Police Department and the Akron Police Department offer information on accidents. The Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department and the Summit County Sheriff's Department are also useful resources for information.
The Ohio Department of Motor Vehicles provides information on traffic and safety laws.
These departments are good resources after a car crash.
In an injury accident, it is crucial to get appropriate medical treatment, regardless of the financial cost.
The major hospitals in the area include:
As soon as possible, an injured person should contact their insurance company to find out if medical treatment is covered under their insurance policy.
Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.