Operating a motor vehicle is a task performed so regularly that it is taken for granted. Climb in, fasten your seat belt, turn the key, press the gas and away you go. Sometimes, drivers forget that they are operating heavy machines that are traveling at high rates of speed. Even truckers can fail to appreciate the power they wield when they share the roads.
If you are injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, you are entitled to compensation. However, you may not only be able to sue the impaired driver -- you might also be able place fault on the establishment that served the alcohol.