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 …

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

While driving on the city streets can be tough and dangerous, driving on the freeways and highways presents its own challenges. One major issue is the presence of commercial trucks that present dangers to smaller vehicles. While commercial drivers must pass more rigorous driving tests, other drivers still need to use extra caution when near them, especially when driving at …

Auto Body Damage

  When it comes to being injured in a car accident, you can’t have human body damage without having auto body damage. While personal health is the most important post-accident recovery, the cars themselves often have to undergo anywhere from minor to extensive reconstruction work, unless of course they become “totaled” and sent to the junkyard. To understand more about …

Accident Aftermath

If you’re the victim of a car accident, there are immediate steps that you must take in the accident’s aftermath to ensure compensation for any physical injuries. Even if you think you haven’t been injured, take these steps. Serious injuries sometimes show up days or even weeks after an accident. If you are unable to act immediately, call a friend or …

When Police Arrive At Your Car Accident

Car accidents happen. What do you say when the officer arrives at the scene? Do you even say anything at all? It all depends on your personal situation and the facts of the case. There are a wide range of car accidents. Some have little or no damages, like when a car taps the bumper of another at a stop …

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 …