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What Is PIP Insurance and Do You Need It?

February 29, 2016

PIP insurance is not required but can make it easier to get medical care after a car accident These days, most people have multiple different insurance policies, including both car insurance and health insurance. Some people may even carry life insurance as well. At first glance, this might seem ample to provide for yourself and […]


How Are Personal Injury Settlements Handled in a Divorce?

February 28, 2016

Pre-settlement planning is essential to ensuring each spouse gets their fair share of any personal injury settlement. Following a serious accident, your personal injury award could become a very important asset. If you are left permanently disabled, unemployed, and facing ongoing medical costs, it may be making the difference between getting by and financial ruin. […]


Do Backup Sensors Really Prevent Accidents?

February 27, 2016

Research from AAA reveals significant limitations to rear cross traffic alert systems These days, more and more automakers are including rear cross traffic alert (RCTA) systems on vehicles in an effort to help drivers avoid accidents. While safety improvements are always good, experts such as AAA are now raising concerns that RCTA systems may be […]


Duties and Dangers: Understanding Property Owner Responsibilities

February 26, 2016

Learn about the duties which, when breached, can result in liability for premises accident injuries. Have you been injured in an accident on someone else’s property? You may very well be able to secure compensation from the property owner. However, this is only true if it can be proven that the property owner breached their […]


New Monster Energy Drink Lawsuits Filed

February 25, 2016

Five new personal injury lawsuits filed against Monster Beverages Earlier this month, a Florida firm filed five new lawsuits in California and Washington alleging that Monster Beverage has caused serious injuries and deaths through improper testing, lack of appropriate warning labels, and concealment of known side effects and health risks associated with their energy drinks. […]


4 Mistakes to Avoid in Personal Injury Settlement Negotiations

February 24, 2016

 Avoid undermining your case for compensation by steering clear of these 4 common mistakes If you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you are most likely entitled to compensation. The first step to securing this compensation typically involves making a claim with an insurance company and then negotiating for a […]


Taking Ambien Can Lead to Drugged Driving Accidents

February 23, 2016

New study shows Ambien use increases the risk of an accident among senior drivers Recently, many groups including the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have been trying to raise awareness of the dangers of drugged driving. These dangers are not limited to illegal narcotics. Many common prescription medications can also cause impairment and cause or […]


First GM Airbag Lawsuit Dismissed Amid Fraud Allegations

February 22, 2016

Decision shows importance of complete honesty in personal injury cases There have been so many vehicle recalls in the past few years, it is hard to keep them all straight. The fact that it can take years for a personal injury claim related to a defect in a recalled vehicle to make it to court […]


Aliso Canyon Gas Leak Could Trigger Thousands of Lawsuits

February 21, 2016

Environmental disaster predicted to trigger as much litigation as the BP Deepwater Horizon spill. Since the problem was first detected on October 23, 2015, a leaking gas well in Aliso Canyon, California has spewed an estimated 80,000 metric tons of methane into the air. Now, many experts are drawing parallels between this massive gas leak […]


Protect Your Personal Injury Claim from the Three D’s

February 20, 2016

A personal injury attorney can help you resist efforts to unfairly delay, deny, or diminish your claim If you have been injured in any kind of accident and you find yourself needing to make a claim against the liable party’s insurance coverage, you are going to come up against the Three D’s. The Three D’s […]


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