DWI Accidents


According to Madd, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash almost every 90 seconds. Every 52 minutes on average, someone is killed in a drunk driving crash.

If there is negligence on behalf of the other driver or if you’re a passenger, the driver of the vehicle you occupy or the other driver, you may be entitled to damages for injuries sustained in the motor vehicle accident when the party at fault has consumed alcohol or drugs and chose to operate a motor vehicle.

At Viola Cummings & Lindsay, LLP, our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience in litigating accident cases on behalf of injured drivers and passengers caused by a drug or alcohol impaired driver.

We will assist you in filing your no-fault application for medical treatment and pursue the drug or alcohol impaired negligent party to ensure you receive full compensation for your injuries whether by settlement or trial. Our personal injury lawyers have extensive trial experience handling accidents for our clients and for clients referred to us from other firms.


If you or someone you know has been injured in accident caused by a drug or alcohol impaired driver, the lawyers at Viola Cummings & Lindsay LLP can help. Call 716- 285-9555.

Our experienced personal injury attorneys can recover damages that you have received from a collision involving a drunk or impaired driver by demonstrating that the driver’s negligence was due to alcohol or drug consumption and was the proximate cause of your injuries.

There is no fee for the consultation. If we accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis meaning if you do not receive payment for your injuries, you do not owe us any fee.

Please keep in mind that there are specific time limitations to file a no-fault application for medical benefits and a lawsuit for your personal injuries.