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3 Common Misconceptions Regarding Personal Injury Claims

By |2017-09-15T15:41:57+00:00September 15th, 2017|Accidents|

If you think most personal injury lawsuits are frivolous, you’ve fallen victim to believing one of the most common myths about this practice area. People often refer to the “Hot Coffee” lawsuit when discussing such cases, but there’s a lot more to that particular claim than the media led people to believe. […]

What Are the Most Common Symptoms of Whiplash?

By |2017-08-30T19:14:42+00:00July 31st, 2017|Accidents|

Neck injuries are common among those involved in motor-vehicle collisions because the sudden stop and subsequent force of impact can snap the head forward and then back, straining the spine. Whiplash refers to a strained or sprained neck caused by rapid back-and-forth movements, and it is especially prevalent among individuals who were in rear-end collisions. [...]

4 Safety Tips for Driving through a Construction Zone

By |2017-08-30T19:14:43+00:00June 22nd, 2017|Accidents|

For many American families, summer is the perfect time to travel because the kids are out of school. Unfortunately, it also happens to be the perfect time to complete road construction because the weather is more predictable than it is during the winter months. […]

What Are the 4 Most Common Causes of Truck Rollover Wrecks?

By |2017-08-30T19:14:59+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Accidents|

According to the National Center for Statistics and Analysis, rollover accidents are more likely to result in fatalities than any other kind of crash. Truck rollover wrecks are especially dangerous because 18-wheelers are so much larger than passenger cars, and they can cause significant damage when they roll on top of other vehicles. […]

Forbes: The Average Driver Files an Accident Claim Every 18 Years

By |2017-08-30T19:15:00+00:00April 24th, 2017|Accidents|

According to car insurance statistics cited by Forbes, the average motorist will file a claim approximately once every 18 years. That means if you start driving at age 16, you will most likely be involved in some kind of collision by the time you turn 34. Also, over the course of your lifetime, you can [...]

I Was in a Collision with an Uninsured Driver – Now What?

By |2017-08-30T19:15:01+00:00March 27th, 2017|Accidents|

All car accidents are stressful, but when the at-fault driver does not have insurance, any victims face the possibility of falling into debt due to medical bills and lost income. Sadly, this scenario is alarmingly common in the United States. According to the Insurance Information Institute, approximately 1 in 8 motorists were uninsured in 2012. [...]

6 Tips to Help Truck Drivers Stay Awake on Long Journeys

By |2017-08-30T19:15:02+00:00February 28th, 2017|Accidents|

Heavy loads, unfamiliar roads, poor weather conditions – truck drivers face some challenging work conditions. Although commercial truckers tend to have more experience behind the wheel than other motorists, they are not immune to accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 342,000 trucks were involved in crashes in 2013, leading to 95,000 [...]

Can I File a Lawsuit against Uber after a Rideshare Accident?

By |2017-08-30T19:15:03+00:00January 26th, 2017|Accidents|

Uber and other rideshare companies have revolutionized the commercial transportation industry. Uber offers cheaper rates and more convenience than traditional taxis, and as of July 2016, the rideshare giant had completed more than 2 billion rides. However, with the growing number of Uber drivers and passengers comes an increase in Uber accidents. […]

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