Are There Recoverable Damages If No Seat Belt Was Worn?

Representing Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Nearby Areas of Florida

Getting in an accident can be a frightening occurrence, especially when there are injuries involved. Many people believe that if they were not wearing a seat belt when the accident occurred that they are not are unable to recover money damages, but this is not the case.

If you have been injured in a car accident in Florida, you may still be due compensation for your injuries. Although it is highly encouraged that all drivers and passengers wear a seat belt, the decision to now wear one was is not what caused the accident, though it may have contributed further to some injuries that may have occurred.

If you have been injured in an accident, call the Orlando car accident lawyers at Colling Gilbert Wright and Carter by calling (407) 712-7300 for a free case review.