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Key Events in the Personal Injury Claim Timeline

October 30, 2015

Learn why it can take years to resolve a personal injury claim. If you have been seriously injured in an accident that was not your fault, the good news is that you are entitled to compensation for your pain and suffering. The bad news is it may take years for you to get it. Here […]


Cameras and Car Accidents

October 29, 2015

Video technology can help reduce traffic accidents and liability disputes Car accident victims are often advised to take photos of the scene immediately after their accident, before any of the vehicles are moved off the roadway. This can be very helpful in establishing the chain of events that led to the accident. But you know […]


When a Spill Becomes a Slip and Fall Hazard

October 28, 2015

Spills not cleaned up in a “reasonable” amount of time will become hazards. Have you been injured in a slip and fall accident in a store or restaurant? The store is probably liable for your injuries, but you do have to prove a few things in order to be sure. First of all, it is […]


Multi-Vehicle Pileup Caused by Distracted Truck Driver

October 27, 2015

Accident shows that even a moment of inattention can be life changing On October 15, a moment of inattention on the part of big rig truck driver led to a freeway accident in Riverside CA that damaged five cars and sent three people to the hospital. According to California Highway Patrol officials, the truck driver, […]


Personal Injuries Abroad: When Can You Make a Claim?

October 26, 2015

In some situations is may be possible to bring a claim in a US court for an injury suffered abroad. Getting seriously injured while traveling abroad can be extremely traumatic, especially if your family is not there to help you. You may feel lost and vulnerable as you try to negotiate the health care system—much […]


Injured by a Tree? You Could Have a Personal Injury Claim

October 25, 2015

Property owners who fail to maintain their trees can end up liable for injuries Sometimes people tend to think of trees as just part of nature and therefore assume that any injury caused by a tree falls into the category of “acts of God”. While it is certainly true that trees add a great deal […]


What Else Should We Doubt About Volkswagen?

October 24, 2015

Experts worry Volkswagen may have underreported accident rates. Last month Volkswagen aroused the public’s ire by admitting that it had cheated on US air pollution tests since 2009. Now, in the wake of this disclosure, some experts are wondering what else Volkswagen may have been dishonest about. Of particular concern the car accident injury reporting […]


Montana Raises Speed Limit to 80 mph: A Dangerous Move?

October 22, 2015

Speed may not be as dangerous as alcohol when it comes to highway accidents. As of the first of this month, drivers can go up to 80 mph on most sections of Montana’s interstates without getting a ticket. This increase was actually passed last May, but it is now making headlines as organizations use the […]


Why Auto Accident Injury Claims Costs Are Rising

October 22, 2015

Rising healthcare costs mean accident victims need to be very careful when calculating their compensation. According to the Insurance Research Council, the overall frequency of auto accident injury claims is decreasing. However, the claims that are being made are more costly than ever. Between 2005 and 2013, claims made under liability coverage (for bodily injuries […]


National Teen Driver Safety Week Focuses on Drugged Driving

October 21, 2015

AAA and others hope to reduce teen driver accidents by raising awareness of the dangers of drugged driving. New teen drivers simply do not have the same level of experience as older drivers, and this tends to make them more vulnerable to having an accident under less than ideal driving conditions. The high rate of […]


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