Category Archives: Personal Injury

Who is to Blame for a Single-Vehicle Car Accident?

By | November 29, 2016

Being involved in any type of car accident can be a scary and frustrating experience – especially when it wasn’t your fault. How many times have you driven down the freeway and had to swerve to avoid an object in the road? Or abruptly slow down to drive through an unavoidable pothole? If you’ve experienced harm – whether… Read More »

How Many Serious Injuries Are There Each Year?

By | November 18, 2016

From car accidents to injuries caused by medical malpractice, serious injuries affect the lives of millions of Americans every year. In Florida alone, statistics show that there have been over 173,000 injuries of various kinds so far in 2016.

Can I Successfully Sue SnapChat for a Distracted Driver Accident?

By | November 14, 2016

Is it possible for a mobile app to encourage distracted- dangerous- driving? 

How Driver History (And Other Factors) Can Limit Injury Claims

By | November 2, 2016

In personal injury claims, many drivers and passengers are unaware of factors that can increase their personal liability, and reduce the legal liability of the insurer. The assumption that many consumers share is that injury will be compensated at a rate that is proportionate to pain, suffering and the cost of medical expenses and therapies.  

Common Questions to Ask After Truck Accidents

By | November 1, 2016

Truck accidents may result from a variety of factors. These factors could include poor weather and road conditions, speeding, driver fatigue, improper loading of cargo and so on. Owing to the mammoth size and weight of the trucks, accidents with these vehicles can be disastrous. In severe cases, these accidents can turn out to be fatal. 

When Should You Seek Medical Attention After A Car Accident

By | October 27, 2016

Being involved in an automobile accident is traumatic and frightening. Your body reacts by producing adrenaline and endorphins. This is why people will sometimes be injured but not feel it immediately. There have been many reports of people who had walked for several days before they realized they had fractured bones in their feet. Other times people have… Read More »

Burden of Proof in a Slip and Fall Injury Claim

By | October 27, 2016

If you have recently been injured in a slip and fall accident, you may be entitled to file a personal injury claim with the help of an experienced personal injury attorney. However, before doing this, you need to understand the implications of filing a claim.

Teen Drivers at High Risk On America’s Roadways

By | October 27, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control has analyzed many different data points in order to determine where teens are most likely to get involved in crashes. According to their research, vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. The good news is that the majority of teen motor vehicle accidents are completely preventable. 

What Makes Motorcycle Accidents Unique?

By | October 18, 2016

According to recent U.S. statistics from 2014, about 92,000 motorcyclists suffered injuries that year. You may notice that attorneys typically put motorcycles into a different category of motor vehicle accidents. Several factors set motorcycles apart from regular passenger vehicles, including their slim profiles. From the type of person who rides a motorcycle to the state laws, here are… Read More »

New Study: Aggressive Drivers Are More Likely to Be Involved in an Accident

By | October 17, 2016

If you’ve ever had to share the road with an aggressive or angry driver, you know how unnerving the experience can be. Having to share the road with someone else who isn’t obeying road rules or laws or is simply being discourteous is frustrating at best and dangerous at worst. If you have already been injured in a… Read More »