How Different Types of Accidents Affect Claims
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How Different Types of Accidents Affect Claims

How Different Types of Accidents Affect Claims After a car accident, people become concerned that their auto insurance rates will increase significantly, but this is not always the case. Insurance companies will raise rates after a collision if the accident is a “chargeable” accident. A chargeable accident is one in which you were given more...

Motorcycle Passenger Injury Claims
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Motorcycle Passenger Injury Claims

Motorcycle Passenger Injury Claims Los Angeles offers the perfect weather for motorcycles, and motorcycles are cost-effective in combating rising gas prices. In fact, if you are a motorcycle operator or passenger, you may argue that there is nothing better. Unfortunately, Los Angeles traffic can take the fun out of riding motorcycles due to high rates...

California Introduces New Traffic Laws for 2022
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California Introduces New Traffic Laws for 2022

California Introduces New Traffic Laws for 2022 California streets and highways are known for being very dangerous. The highways are often clogged, so you can expect to see a traffic jam at any time of the day. With so many vehicles on the roads, it isn’t surprising that so many traffic accidents occur. The latest...

Steps to Take to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents
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Steps to Take to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents

Steps to Take to Avoid Pedestrian Accidents Car accidents occur on a daily basis in the United States. While many of these accidents only cause minor injuries at a low speed, some of them can be fatal. Many of these accidents can be prevented through safe, smart decisions made by both walkers and drivers. Personal...

Attorney-Client Relationship
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Attorney-Client Relationship

What to Know About the Attorney-Client Relationship The relationship between an attorney and a client is considered to be a special one in the eyes of the law. This is because almost anything that you say to your legal representative is considered to be confidential. In a personal injury case, the ability to speak freely...

Can I Wait To See a Doctor After An Accident?
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Can I Wait To See a Doctor After An Accident?

Can I Wait To See a Doctor After An Accident? Don’t wait to see a doctor after an auto accident. Never. Getting checked out is the first thing you should do, and don’t discuss your condition with anyone but your doctor and your lawyer. Go straight to the nearest urgent care clinic or emergency room...

Whiplash Associated Disorders (WAD)
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Whiplash Associated Disorders (WAD)

Whiplash Associated Disorders (WAD) Whiplash injuries are among the most common types of personal injury people might suffer in motor vehicle collisions. Researchers report that these injuries account for 75% of all accident-related injuries. These types of injuries are especially common in rear-end collisions when passengers and drivers in the front vehicles are violently propelled...

Resources for Injured Victims
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Resources for Injured Victims

Resources for Injured Victims After a car accident, a personal injury claim can help you seek compensation for your injuries. Unfortunately, you will also need to survive financially while you wait for your settlement. In some cases, it can take months or years for people to receive a settlement from their personal injury case. While...

Tips for Driving in Heavy Rain
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Tips for Driving in Heavy Rain

Many Auto Accidents Are Weather-Related According to the Federal Highway Administration, there are close to 5.9 million car accidents every year in this country. Of these, around 21% are weather-related. Data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration shows that weather-related accidents kill an average of 5,000 people and injure over 418,000. Now, weather-related accidents...

Drunk Driving: Statistics and Consequences 
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Drunk Driving: Statistics and Consequences 

Drunk Driving: Statistics and Consequences In all states, it is illegal for drivers over the age of 21 to have a blood-alcohol concentration, or BAC, above .08. However, a BAC above .05 is illegal in Utah, and there are special requirements for people under the age of 21 and those who hold a commercial driver’s...