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How Liquor Liability Can Affect Your Claim After You Were Hit By A Drunk Driver

How Liquor Liability Can Affect Your Claim After You Were Hit By A Drunk Driver During the holidays there are parties and other gatherings that often involve alcohol. Despite all the warnings about drinking and driving, there are drivers who still get behind the wheel of a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol.  Dram…

What Do If You Have Been In A Hit And Run Accident

What Do If You Have Been In A Hit And Run Accident  You were driving down the street when a car came out of nowhere and hit you. As you started to get out of your vehicle, the other car sped off and drove out of sight. You have found yourself the victim of a…

Pursuing A Personal Injury Claim After An Accident

Pursuing A Personal Injury Claim After An Accident  Millions of accidents occur every year. The National Safety Council reports that during 2017 there were 169,936 preventable deaths and 47.2 million injuries reported from accidents across the United States. These accidents had a major financial affect on the country as well, costing $1,034.6 billion in total…

Who is at fault if you have been rear-ended?

Who is at fault if you have been rear-ended? If you have been rear-ended, you may have suffered serious injuries. Just as with any car crash, a rear-end collision can be a traumatic experience. More than 6 million crashes happen across the country ever year, and according to traffic reports about 40 percent of them…

Tips for pursuing a personal injury claim after an accident

Tips for pursuing a personal injury claim after an accident If you have been in an accident that you believe was caused by the other party’s negligence, you will want to pursue a personal injury claim to recover compensation for the damages that you suffered. While the extent and severity of the damages could vary…

Were You Hit By A Vehicle While A Pedestrian?

If you were crossing the street or walking along the roadway and struck by a car, you are not alone. There were 5,987 pedestrians killed in car accidents in 2016. That averages out to a pedestrian death from a crash about every 1.5 hours.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 129,000…

How Long Do I Have After An Auto Accident Do I Have To File A Claim In Washington and Oregon?

If you have been in an auto accident, you have suffered a variety of damages. These damages can add up quickly, and sometimes you will also have future financial challenges because of the crash. You will have medical expenses and you will be unable to work while you are recovering. You may need medical care…

What To Do After A Car Accident

What To Do After A Car Accident If you are in a car accident, you need to ensure you follow the proper protocol so you can protect your rights and preserve evidence for a personal injury claim so you can recover compensation for your damages. Regardless of the severity of the crash, you should always…

How Negligence Applies To A Personal Injury Claim

How Negligence Applies To A Personal Injury Claim If you have been injured in an accident caused by another party, you can pursue a personal injury claim and hold them liable for the damages you suffered. For your personal injury claim to have merit, or to be successful, you must be able to prove that…

Recovering Compensation For Damages Caused By A Driver’s Negligence

 Recovering Compensation For Damages Caused By A Driver’s Negligence  When you get on the road, you have responsibilities. You should adhere to traffic regulations and proceed safely to avoid crashes and to prevent harm to others. If a driver acts negligently, then he or she is liable for the damages that they cause in the…

Holding A Business Liable For Serving Drunk Patrons

Holding A Business Liable For Serving Drunk Patrons If a business serves alcohol, it has a responsibility to the public. We have all heard the term “bar hopping,” and if an individual comes into a business while intoxicated, or who appears almost drunk, they are liable for injuries suffered by anyone who is hurt by…

Distracted Driving Causes Life-Altering Crashes

 Distracted Driving Causes Life-Altering Crashes  Many people get behind the wheel of a car and drive daily without considering that each day 3,287 people die in car accidents across the U.S. Research has determined that 9 of these deaths every day are caused by distracted driving, which could be prevented. Drivers from all age groups…

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