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In most instances involving an accident caused by a drunk driver, the drunk driver's insurance company is liable for the compensation owed to accident victims. Other factors influencing which party or parties are liable include:
Our Managing Partner, Felicia N. Johnson, is a former Fulton County Prosecuting Attorney, who heavily prosecuted drunk drivers and has been a strong advocate against drunk drivers and supports various organizations who fight to keep drunk drivers off of Georgia Highways and Roadways.
Of all the fatal car accidents in Georgia in 2008, about 27 percent (441 deaths) involved a driver who was legally intoxicated (blood-alcohol content of .08).
Nationwide, more than 13,000 Americans die each year in alcohol- related crashes, and nearly 500,000 more suffer injuries.
Three out of 10 people will be involved in an alcohol-related accident in their lifetime.
Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children 2 to 14 years old, and about 20 percent of those deaths are alcohol- related.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Mothers Against Drunk Driving