What You Need to Know About Pedestrian Accidents

When a pedestrian is struck by a car, the injuries can be severe. As such, it is important for pedestrians to obey all pedestrian-related laws, such as walking within crosswalks and for drivers to always be on the lookout for pedestrians to avoid hitting them. Here is some information that both drivers and pedestrians should…

Facts Every Car Accident Victim Should Know About Whiplash

Whiplash is an injury that is commonly sustained in car accidents. But do you really know what it is? Whiplash is caused when the head and neck are suddenly whipped or jerked forward. This causes the vertebrae and soft tissue in the neck to become hyperextended, causing the injury that is known as whiplash. If you are…

Negligent Security: Get Answers to the Questions You May Have

If you were injured during a crime on commercial property, and security measures could have prevented the injury, you may be able to file a negligent security personal injury claim. These types of claims help you to recover money for your medical expenses, psychological bills, lost wages and pain and suffering that were caused by…

How Do You Know if You Have a Wrongful Death Case?

Losing a loved one in an accident is traumatic and heartbreaking. Those feelings are only made worse when you find out that the death could have been avoided if there had not been negligence. However, is it truly negligence? Or is it a situation where everything was working correctly and something went wrong anyway? Proving a…

Economic vs. Non-Economic Damages

Have you been injured in an accident? If so, you may be able to recover lost wages. In fact, you are entitled to seek compensation for both economic and non-economic losses if you’re injured due to the negligence of someone else. However, you will need an attorney who is experienced in personal injury cases to help…

What Damages Can I Recover When Injured?

When you have been injured due to some other person or company’s negligence, you may have a personal injury case. An accident is not necessarily an automobile accident; personal injury includes bodily injury from dog bites, slip and falls, medical malpractice, defective products, home accidents and more.

What to Do if a Dog Bites You

Approximately 1,000 people go to the ER annually for dog bite injuries. While a dog may be man’s best friend, dogs bite more than 4.7 million people in the United States each year. Knowing what to do if a dog bites you can help you be more prepared for a serious emergency situation in the…

Three Common Car Accident Injuries

When you’ve been involved in a car accident, injuries can be minor such as whiplash or more serious such as spinal cord or brain injuries. However, even the most minor injuries can be expensive to treat, which is why it is important to consider filing a personal injury claim with a personal injury attorney. If you’ve…

What You Need to Know in the Case of a Truck Accident

It is estimated that around 500,000 trucking accidents happen every year in America alone, with a staggering 5,000 of them resulting in death. This means that every 15 minutes someone is seriously injured or killed by a semi-truck, with most of these deaths occurring in the smaller passenger vehicles. With the sheer size and vastness…

When is the Right Time For You to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

In the event of a car accident, the next steps you take are crucial. If you were injured in the accident or if the accident resulted in a monetary loss, one of the first things you will want to do is reach out to a personal injury attorney who is experienced in dealing with these…

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