Auto Accidents

Auto Accident

Auto accidents usually strike without warning, leaving victims with serious injuries, large medical expenses and lengthy recoveries.

Ward & Barnes Will Fight for Your Rights After Auto Accidents

Auto insurance companies have teams of legal professionals dedicated to reducing the amount of money they pay out to car accident victims. To increase your chances of getting the compensation you deserve, make sure you have an attorney experienced with auto accidents on your side.

At Ward & Barnes, P.A., we understand the challenges faced by victims injured in truck, motorcycle and auto accidents. Our team of Pensacola auto accident attorneys will clearly explain your rights, determine the best course of action and diligently pursue the maximum compensation from all available sources.

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Local Attorneys Experienced with Auto Accidents


We are a local Florida law firm with many years of experience working with local investigators, medical professionals and other experts on auto accidents. We live and work in Northwest Florida and our attorneys know the roads and the state laws that govern them. We have helped our neighbors in cases involving fatal auto accidents and injuries all along the Gulf Coast including Highway 29, Highway 90 and Highway 98, as well as on Interstate 10 and Interstate I-110.

Distracted Driving Accidents

Every year we see more and more cases involving distracted driving auto accidents caused by drivers who are texting or otherwise using their phone while they are behind the wheel. Whether the driver at fault was texting, eating, drinking, talking to passengers or otherwise distracted while driving, we can help.

Drunk Driving Accidents

Auto accidents caused by drunk or intoxicated drivers can result in tremendous loss and suffering for victims and their families. In these cases, we often help our clients pursue additional compensation in the form of punitive damages as a means to punish those who drive while drunk or intoxicated.

Motorcycle Crashes

When the driver of a motor vehicle causes a collision with a motorcycle, the resulting injuries are oftentimes catastrophic. We help the victims of motorcycle crashes and their families fight to get the financial compensation they so desperately deserve.

Truck and Commercial Vehicle Collisions

Operators of large trucks and commercial vehicles put other drivers at risk when they exceed the posted speed limit, overload their trucks, or fail to take proper rest breaks. We help the innocent victims of auto accidents hit by trucking and commercial vehicles fight the big insurance companies with experienced, dedicated and aggressive representation.

Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents

In Florida, drivers of automobiles are required to share the road responsibly with bicycles, walkers, joggers and runners. When a pedestrian is injured by a negligent driver, Ward & Barnes helps victims and their families fight for their rights.

We are Here to Answer Your Questions About Auto Accidents

If you have been injured by another driver, our team of auto accident attorneys can help answer some of the most common questions:

  • Who will pay for my medical bills?
  • What is personal injury protection (PIP) coverage and how does it work?
  • Who will pay for my lost wages if I miss work due to my injuries?
  • Can I be compensated for my pain and suffering?
  • What if I was partly at fault? Can I still make a claim?

We can answer these difficult questions and more. The entire team at Ward & Barnes, P.A is ready to help you with all your concerns regarding auto accidents. Call us at 850-912-8060 or contact our office to schedule an evaluation of your claim free of charge.

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