It is a known fact that whenever a driver gets behind the wheel of a vehicle they are at the risk of being involved in a car accident. In order to reduce these chances, most drivers in Iowa practice safe driving and follow the rules of the road. Despite these efforts to drive safe and avoid a collision, this does not guard the individual from a negligent driver. When an accident occurs and a victim is injured, they often seek to assign fault to another driver due to that driver's negligence or recklessness.
How do you prove negligence in an automobile collision? While the following is for informational purposes only, in order to establish that another driver was careless and caused the accident, one is required to prove four elements to make a negligence claim.