parked car

What Do You Do When Someone Hits Your Parked Car?

Statistics reveal that hit-and-run accidents have increased by a whopping 60%. What’s more, it’s estimated that 43 hit-and-runs happen every second.  If your parked car was hit, there’s a high chance it could be a hit-and-run incident. If you’re lucky, it’s not, and the driver comes forward and co-operates.  Either way, if your parked car […]

insurance companies

5 Secrets Insurance Companies Don’t Want You To Know About

GEICO Insurance made $2.1 billion in the second quarter of 2020. That kind of profit in one quarter has a lot to do with consumer claims they denied. Even if you receive an insurance claim, there are times the company minimizes the award. The truth is insurance companies train adjusters to provide you with minimum […]

auto accident injuries

What Happens if My Auto Accident Injuries Appear Later?

You got into a car accident a few days or weeks ago, and at the time, you thought you came out lucky. You didn’t have any obvious injuries, and you thanked your lucky stars that your car was the only thing damaged. But as time has gone on, you’ve started to feel worse, and now […]

What Are the Most Common Types of Personal Injury Cases?

What do dog bites, defective products, slip and fall accidents, and truck and car accidents have in common? These are all different types of personal injury cases that can result in serious injuries that have long-term impacts. They are often also the fault of another person.  If you’ve experienced one of these accidents, or another […]

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What Happens if You Can’t Afford an Auto Accident Lawyer?

Every year there are about five million car crashes. Over 50% of that number is caused by drivers who are driving aggressively behind the wheel. It’s no surprise that many of those accidents lead to serious injuries and even death.  As a victim of an auto accident, you might be facing bills for medical care, […]

insurance settlements

Everything You Need To Know About Insurance Settlements

It might surprise you to learn that between 95% and 96% of all personal injury cases never go to trial, instead they reach a settlement out of court. Why does this happen so often, avoiding the necessity of a trial? If you have been injured in a personal injury case, like a slip and fall […]

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Hiring a Medical Malpractice Lawyer: 10 Tips to Keep in Mind

Medical malpractice is an unfortunate reality in today’s healthcare industry. Mistakes in medical care or diagnosis result in thousands of unnecessary injuries and deaths each year. If you’ve fallen victim to an act of medical malpractice, you have rights. Before suing a doctor, it’s important to choose a qualified lawyer. The right lawyer can make […]

What Are the Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in California?

There’s no greater feeling than getting on your bike and heading out on the open road. As an experienced motorcycle rider, you take a lot of precautions to ensure your safety. Still, motorcycle fatalities are on the rise in California, so you need to be extra vigilant when you’re on the road. Are you wondering […]

comparative negligence

Who Is at Fault? Understanding Comparative Negligence

Every year, millions of car accidents happen in the US: 6 million to be exact. Of these accidents, about 3 million result in injuries. When someone is injured or there is property damage, most states determine who is at fault for the accident.  But what happens when you are both at fault? This is called […]

rear end collisions

This Is How to Determine Fault in Rear End Collisions

Every year Americans spend $40.4 billion for accidents resulting from speed. Rear-end collisions account for about 29% of all accidents in the United States, and tailgating is the cause of more than one-third of all automotive accidents. Combine speeding and tailgating, and you have an accident just waiting to happen. When you see rear-end collisions […]