Missing traffic signs are not only inconvenient, but dangerous as well. Unfortunately, many cities and other municipal entities fail to post or regularly maintain traffic signs, negligence that can lead to an increase in the number of traumatic car accidents and injuries that drivers and pedestrians suffer. However, victims of municipal negligence, such as failing to maintain roadway signs, might be able to sue for financial compensation for their injury and vehicle repair costs.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a car accident because an important traffic sign was missing, contact an experienced Lake Geneva lack of signs lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today by calling 800-242-2874.
Every traffic sign is critical, including stop signs, yield signs, disabled pedestrian signs, school zones signs, and speed limit signs. Municipal entities are responsible for ensuring that these and other signs:
These responsibilities are extremely important for keeping roadways and highways safe. Whether a sign is missing or is in such poor condition that it is of no use, if it directly causes an accident, the local government body responsible for its maintenance may be held financially accountable.
If you or someone you love has suffered injury or expense in a car accident because of an absent traffic sign, contact a qualified Lake Geneva lack of signs attorney of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. today by calling 800-242-2874.