Most people agree that drunk drivers should be held legally responsible for the damages they cause in auto accidents. However, they may not always be the only people who can be held accountable. Social host liability laws exist in order to hold the suppliers of alcohol responsible as well. These laws vary by state, but in Wisconsin they apply only to cases involving drunk drivers under the legal drinking age. Someone who knowingly provides alcohol to a minor may be found legally accountable for whatever harm the underage drunk driver causes.
If you were the victim of an accident caused by a minor under the influence of alcohol, you may be able to pursue legal action against the person(s) who gave the alcohol to the driver. Call our knowledgeable Green Bay social host liability attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today at 800-242-2874 to discuss how we may be able to help you get justice and compensation from all responsible parties.
You should not have to bear the financial and emotional burden of an accident that was not your fault. If you were involved in an accident that was caused by a drunk driver, you could be able to receive compensation for the following types of losses:
When a second party knowingly serves alcohol to a minor and allows them to drive afterwards, they are acting negligently and should be held accountable for this lack of responsibility.
Let a Green Bay drunk driving accident lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. help you seek justice after your accident. We may be able to help you win compensation that you need from the drunk driver and social host. Call us at 800-242-2874 to discuss your case today.