route 118

State Route 118 (SR 118), once known as the Simi Valley-San Fernando Valley Freeway, was renamed the Ronald Reagan Freeway in 1994. Running east to west through Ventura and Los Angeles Counties and the heart of wine country, State Route 118 is not only scenic but the scene of catastrophic car accidents. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident on the Ronald Reagan Freeway, contact J&Y Law

Our car accident attorneys know how to win you every dollar you deserve for your injuries, financial losses, and pain and suffering. Well-versed in the applicable traffic safety, negligence, and insurance laws, we have a proven history of achieving successful outcomes in settlement negotiations and jury trials, having recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients.

Knowing that being injured in an accident on State Route 118 can be devastating, we will offer you compassionate, efficient representation and fight to protect your rights. At J&Y, initial consultations are free and you will not pay any attorney’s fees until we win you compensation. Contact our office today to speak with an experienced California car accident lawyer.

Why You Need a Ronald Reagan Freeway Accident Attorney

Although car accident claims can be resolved through settlement negotiations with an insurance company, insurers are notorious for underpaying, delaying, and even denying claims. What happens if you suffer a catastrophic injury that requires ongoing medical care beyond the insurance policy’s personal injury protection threshold? 

What about your other losses and pain and suffering? How will you provide for yourself and your loved ones if you cannot work for an extended period of time? The best way to obtain the maximum compensation you deserve is to consult with an experienced SR 118 accident attorney. 

We will work to win a favorable settlement or jury award that considers all your future financial and medical needs. Trust J&Y Law to always work in your best interests and fight to protect your rights.

Types of Sierra State Route 118 Accidents J&Y Law Handles

We have decades of experience handling a wide range of car accident claims, including those involving:

  • Driving under the influence of drugs/alcohol (DUI)
  • Texting while driving (distracted driving)
  • Speeding accidents 
  • Multi-vehicle accidents
  • Single-vehicle accidents
  • Rear-end accidents
  • Head-on collisions 
  • Truck accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Uninsured/Underinsured motorist claims

In addition, motor vehicle accidents on the Ronald Reagan Freeway can also be caused by road defects, debris, highway construction, or other hazards. If this is the case, the California Department of Transportation can be held liable for not properly maintaining the roadway. Finally, if a car accident is caused by a vehicle defect, the manufacturer or distributor can be held liable in a product liability lawsuit. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can start working on your injury claim.

Why Choose J&Y for Your SR 118 Accident Claim?

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, you probably have concerns about finding the medical care you need as well as paying your medical bills and other expenses. J&Y will address your concerns by providing you with aggressive representation and fighting for the compensation you need and deserve. When you become our client, we will:

  • Represent you in all dealings with the insurance company
  • Investigate the accident scene and gather evidence
  • Collaborate with accident reconstruction specialists to determine the cause
  • Interview the other driver, passengers, police, first responders, and other witnesses
  • Obtain and review police reports, hospital records, and other medical records
  • Obtain supporting statements and testimony from medical and vocational experts
  • Negotiate a settlement with an insurer 
  • Sue the other driver to obtain compensation

By working with our experienced attorneys, you will have peace of mind, knowing that your car accident claim is in good hands

Damages You Can Recover in a State Route 118 Accident

Although no two car accident cases are alike, you may be entitled to significant compensation that includes economic and non-economic damages, such as:

  • Medical costs (past & future)
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of earning capacity
  • Cost of rehabilitation/physical therapy
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Loss of consortium
  • Loss of enjoyment of life

If the other driver violated the law by driving drunk, speeding, or engaging in similar misconduct, you may also be able to recover punitive damages which are intended to punish the other driver and deter other drivers from engaging in similar misconduct.

Finally, if a loved one has died in an accident on State Route 118 that was caused by another driver’s negligence, we can help you find justice through a wrongful death lawsuit and win you compensation for the comfort, care, and guidance he or she would have provided. No amount of money can replace a family member, but it will help to cover your losses and protect your financial future.

Contact Our State Route 118 Accident Attorneys 

If you have been injured in an accident on the Ronald Reagan Freeway, don’t go it alone. Contact J&Y Law instead. We will make your car accident case our cause and fight to win you just compensation. Contact our office today for a free consultation.