19 April 2019
The requirements under wrongful death law regarding who can pursue a claim leave a fairly narrow group of people who can file one or be the subject of one. If someone you cared about died and you believe something bad happened, here are the factors a lawyer will ask you to consider. Legal Standing Is Mostly About Family Relationships Legal standing, the idea of who even has the right to pursue damage, is the first thing you need to establish.
15 March 2019
Semi-truck accidents can have serious consequences; when big rigs get into accidents, they tend to be big accidents. Understanding the reasons semi-trucks get into accidents can help you, as a regular driver, avoid getting into an accident with a semi-truck. #1 The Size of a Semi-Truck One reason semi-trucks get into accidents is because of their size. Semi-trucks weigh considerably more than a passenger vehicle. All that extra weight causes more serious damage when a semi-truck gets into an accident.
1 November 2018
Most women take extra special care of themselves throughout a pregnancy. It's only natural for the mother and other loved ones to feel protective of the baby and to do everything possible to ensure its safety. Unfortunately, pregnant women get in car accidents every day, and the harm done can range from minor to serious. Read on to learn more about the steps to take if you are hurt in a car wreck while pregnant.
1 November 2018
Most people are involved in at least one motor vehicle accident at some point in their lives. Whether your car is hit from behind by a semi truck while sitting at a stoplight or you hit a motorcycle splitting the lanes on the highway that you didn't see, it is vital you know what to do after an accident happens. Not just the basics of not fleeing the scene, getting as much information about the other driver as possible, and getting prompt medical care, but all of the other things necessary to later win a personal injury case if it comes down to one being necessary.
8 October 2018
If you own a park or public property that includes a playground for children, safety should be one of your top priorities. In fact, if a child is hurt on your playground equipment, you could face a personal injury lawsuit as a result. While you cannot prevent every accident, there are some things that you can do to minimize the chances of being found liable for the accidents that do occur.
4 September 2018
When most people think of personal injury attorneys, they envision cases involving car or motorcycle accidents and the injured party suing the person responsible for having hurt them in the crash due to no fault of their own. But what about other injuries, such as though suffered by a victim of crime—can you sue a party who has assaulted you? Here is a look at your rights if you have been physically injured at the hands of someone else.
21 July 2018
If you have been injured by a business and you want to file a lawsuit to be compensated for your damages, you need to prepare for a long battle. You will need to have a personal injury lawyer on your side who will help you collect evidence to prove the business's negligence caused your injuries. Here are some things you need to know about filing a personal injury lawsuit against a business.