Puyallup, WA DUI Attorneys

Puyallup, Washington in Pierce County sits roughly 5 miles east of our Tacoma location, making The Hester Law Group convenient in proximity to residents of Puyallup.

As Puyallup grows, so do the statistics involving DUI’s and fatal automobile accidents.  Puyallup is expected to see its population grow to approximately 50,000 people by 2030, and in actuality, it could be even 30% more than that.  Looking at the comparisons below for the entire state of Washington, from 1995 up until 2008, we can see the numbers increasing steadily.

1995 Washington DUI and Drunk Driving Statistics

  • 14,089 arrested in Washington for drunk driving / DUI (Driving under the Influence)
  • 222 fatal accidents in Washington where at least one driver had a blood alcohol content  (BAC) of 0.08% or above
  • 252 people were killed in Washington in accidents where at least one driver had a blood alcohol content of 0.08% or above
  • 41 people were killed in Washington in accidents where at least one driver had a blood alcohol content between 0.01% and 0.07%
  • 293 total deaths caused in Washington where at least one driver had a blood alcohol content of 0.01% or above

2008 Washington DUI and Drunk Driving Statistics

  • Official statistics for people arrested for drunk driving / DUI in Washington is not yet known, but the number was 37,317 in 2007, clearly showing a significant rise for this same statistics in years past.
  • 163 fatal accidents in Washington where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.08% or above
  • 182 people were killed in Washington in accidents where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.08% or above  
  • 43 people were killed in Washington in accidents where at least one driver had a BAC between 0.01% and 0.07%
  • 225 total deaths caused in Washington where at least one driver had a BAC of 0.01% or above

With the population of Puyallup continually on the rise, the need for DUI lawyers in Puyallup clearly increases as does the need for criminal defense and automobile accident attorneys.  The Hester Law Group’s professional experience and credentials in all of these arenas is second to none.

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