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 …

Damages for Personal Injury

  If you’re considering filing a personal injury claim for a car crash, slip and fall or any other type of accident, you may be wondering what your case is worth. Figuring out the extent of “damages” entailed in your accident is calculated monetarily, physically, mentally, and in some cases- whether the defendant’s conduct is punishable. In a personal injury …

Who’s at Highest Risk for Pedestrian Accidents in Arizona?

Pedestrian safety continues to be of major concern for Arizonans. The year 2012 saw 1,575 documented pedestrian auto accidents in our state, many of which resulted in fatality. Indeed, because of pedestrian vulnerability and the force of impact, these accidents nearly always involve catastrophic injury or death. View image | gettyimages.com The problem is especially endemic to big cities like …

Pedestrian Accident Injuries Are a Holiday Tragedy

Pedestrian accidents are always tragic, and that’s especially true when they happen at the holidays. A 33-year-old man was killed in Santa Fe on Christmas Eve this year when a car hit him during the evening hours. Police believe he may have been outside of a crosswalk in dark clothing and possibly wearing headphones, according to KRQE. Earlier in December, …