McDonald’s Hot Coffee Lawsuit

Ahhhhh, the infamous case of the hot McDonald’s coffee. Everyone has heard of it. The hot coffee, which spilled in 1992, has become something of folklore in United States culture. Most people know two facts about the case: A woman spilled hot McDonald’s coffee on herself. She sued and was awarded $2.7 million. If only legal proceedings were that simple. …

Important Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases

Each year in the United States, a large number of people are seriously injured or killed in motor vehicle accidents. The National Safety Council reports that an estimated 38,300 people were killed in traffic accidents in 2015 and another 4.4 million were seriously injured. When a person is involved in an accident, he or she may not be thinking ahead …

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When Can I Sue for Electrocution?

Electricians are not the only professionals at risk of death or injury by electrocution. Approximately 140 construction workers are killed on the job each year by coming in contact with electricity. Carpenters, roofers, cement workers and machine technicians are at an elevated risk of electric shock. Contact with electricity can cause severe burns, ventricular fibrillation and death. Defective Product Electrocution …

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How do I Know if I Have a Personal Injury Case?

When you’ve been injured, there are usually unpleasant hassles involved in your recovery, such as paying for medical bills, losing wages from not being able to work, and simply dealing with the physical pain of the injury. It’s often even more difficult when your injury occurred as a result of someone else’s mistake, since part of your recovery involves dealing …

Financing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

  Filing a personal injury lawsuit can get you some money to compensate you for what you’ve been through. Unfortunately, this process can take several months and sometimes even years. Several options can help you get by while you wait for your payout. You’ll Need Money to Live On The primary goal of a personal injury lawsuit is to get money …

Picking the Right Auto Insurance?

Do you have the right coverages? Auto Insurance. Love it or hate it, it is required by law, but what does auto insurance really do and what affects our auto insurance policies? Vehicle insurance protects the owners of cars, motorcycles, and other motorized vehicles from losses that result from accidents and other incidents involving said vehicles. Most states have a …

Is Arizona A “Fault” Insurance State?

Does it Matter Whether Arizona is a “Fault or “No Fault” State?             Accidents happen, and sometimes your regular health insurance isn’t enough to cover the cost of treatment in your personal injury case. That’s where additional car insurance kicks in.  Arizona Is A “Fault” Insurance State Arizona operates under a traditional “fault” auto insurance …