10 10, 2019

In Order to Prove Negligence, Certain Elements Must Be Established

By |2019-09-24T14:02:40-07:00October 10th, 2019|Blog|

The Four Elements of Negligence Many personal injury cases revolve around the concept of proving negligence. You can’t sue for damages just because you had an accident and feel someone is to blame. There are four aspects to negligence that must be satisfied before a case can proceed. A personal injury lawyer is best qualified [...]

8 10, 2019

Don’t Suffer Unnecessarily After Sustaining a Personal Injury

By |2019-09-23T16:52:26-07:00October 8th, 2019|Blog|

Compensation After Personal Injury Is Your Right When you have a personal injury that was directly caused by the negligence of another, you may be in the hospital or otherwise confused and upset. It doesn't occur to you that you have rights. Even if you know you have rights, you may not know how to [...]

26 09, 2019

Learn What It Takes to File a Personal Injury Claim

By |2019-08-22T16:29:53-07:00September 26th, 2019|Blog|

The Steps Involved in Filing a Personal Injury Suit When you get hurt in an accident, you have the right to recover financial compensation for your medical bills. You might even be entitled to monetary compensation for pain and suffering. The easiest way to go about getting this restitution is to hire a personal injury [...]

24 09, 2019

Personal Injury: When to Contact an Attorney After an Accident

By |2019-08-22T16:26:31-07:00September 24th, 2019|Blog|

When to Consult a Lawyer for a Personal Injury Suffering from a personal injury in an accident that was the fault of another person or entity can be difficult to handle without being fully aware of what steps you should be taking to recover compensation. The most important element in determining if you should retain [...]

19 09, 2019

The Components of a Slip and Fall Personal Injury Case

By |2019-08-22T16:21:09-07:00September 19th, 2019|Blog|

A Guide to Slip and Fall Cases Slip and fall accidents happen more often than you might think. If you have suffered an injury after a fall on someone else’s property, you will have to prove liability and negligence in order to be successful in your personal injury case. Here are things to consider to [...]

17 09, 2019

Liability of the Employer in an Accident With a Truck

By |2019-08-22T16:16:59-07:00September 17th, 2019|Blog|

Can I Sue a Truck Driver's Employer? When you have been in an accident with a truck, there is the possibility that you can obtain a judgment against the trucking company - the truck driver's employer. This may mean that the verdict is larger and is more easily collected. The Employer Is Generally Liable The [...]

12 09, 2019

How to Keep Your Car Properly Maintained

By |2019-08-22T16:09:46-07:00September 12th, 2019|Blog|

Keeping Your Car Maintained Could Prevent an Accident A car that is properly maintained is one that is less likely to get into an accident. By keeping the brakes in good shape, you reduce your stopping distance when the roads are wet. Rotating your tires on a regular basis typically results in even wear, which [...]

10 09, 2019

Is Your Accident Settlement Taxable?

By |2019-08-22T16:05:34-07:00September 10th, 2019|Blog|

What You Must Pay to the IRS From a Settlement While your accident settlement is meant to compensate you for the injuries that you suffer, there are obligations to pay part of the settlement to the IRS and state government depending on what it is meant to compensate you for. Declare Your Accident Settlement on [...]

5 09, 2019

Can I Sue Uber or Lyft?

By |2019-08-22T16:01:53-07:00September 5th, 2019|Blog|

Receiving Compensation in a Rideshare Accident Although it seems unfair and unjust, drivers cannot sue Uber or Lyft when one of their drivers has injured someone else in a car accident. Still, there are ways for the injured to be compensated for the harm that they have suffered. The Drivers Are Independent Contractors Uber and [...]

3 09, 2019

Recovering Damages for an Accident That Was Partially Your Fault

By |2019-08-22T15:58:17-07:00September 3rd, 2019|Blog|

  Damages Involving Comparative Negligence in Car Accidents If you were traveling above the speed limit or not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident, you may still receive damages for your injuries. Consult with a lawyer about when the law allows you to receive some payment in spite of any wrong actions [...]