Hit by a Spring Break Drunk Driver? Here is What to Know
Spring Break Drunk Driver Accident VictimSomeone who is hit by a drunk driver is a victim under Florida state law. The victim of a drunk driving accident can file a civil claim for compensation for damages and injuries. As a victim, they may also be entitled to receive compensation from the state’s victim compensation fund.
Victim’s Compensation FundThe victim’s compensation fund may be able to provide financial assistance for lost wages, medical and mental health care, and other out-of-pocket expenses that are the result of the crime committed against the victim. This compensation is not automatic; it must be requested by applying through crime victim services.
Victim Compensation RequirementsThese are the rules that regulate who can receive victim compensation.
- Must report the crime within 120 hours.
- The victim suffered physical personal injury
- A claim must be filed within three years of the crime.
- The victim must cooperate fully with law enforcement and the Florida Attorney General.
- The victim must not have committed any unlawful acts.
- The victim must not have contributed to the crime.
- The victim must not have any prior felony convictions.
Spring Break Accident Attorney in West Palm BeachIf you or a loved one needs the guidance of an accident attorney in the West Palm Beach area, Casas Law offers free consultations with a knowledgeable local attorney with experience handling spring break accident claims. Casas Law wants to help you get all of the compensation you deserve, call us to schedule your consultation today.
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