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What To Do After an Auto Accident

What To Do After an Auto Accident

Auto accidents are unexpected and stressful. Even the most careful drivers may be involved.     Be prepared Carry a set of cones, warning triangles, or emergency flares in your trunk to help alert traffic. It also helps to have a pen and a card with any relevant medical information for you and your family. […]

You Have Limited Time to File a Motorcycle Accident Suit

You Have Limited Time to File a Motorcycle Accident Suit

Motorcycle accidents typically result in more severe injuries than auto accidents. No structure surrounds riders to cushion them against contact with another vehicle. This can result in significant personal injury awards because the law bases awards on the extent of a victim’s injuries. Most Motorcycle Accidents Are Caused by Automobiles Automobiles cause about 75 percent […]

Each Mass and Public Transit Accident Lawsuit Is Unique

Each Mass and Public Transit Accident Lawsuit Is Unique

There are many different kinds of public and mass transportation, which complicates lawsuits for personal injuries involving vehicular accidents. The rules for government-owned buses are different from those for a privately owned boat or helicopter, and still more rules apply to commercial aircraft. Injuries can result even when you’re not a passenger, a bus may […]

“Dram Shop” Laws Hold Bars Responsible for Alcohol Injuries

“Dram Shop” Laws Hold Bars Responsible for Alcohol Injuries

Drinking liquor is a personal choice, so it may seem unfair that bar owners can be liable for accidents and injuries that occur because someone chose to drink in their business establishment. Under the terms of “dram shop laws,” owners of a bar or any other business that sells alcohol can be held legally responsible […]

Trucking Accident Suits May Involve Multiple Parties

Trucking Accident Suits May Involve Multiple Parties

Lawsuits for personal injuries from accidents involving commercial trucks require special handling. Trucking accidents are more complicated than regular automobile accidents. There are usually multiple parties who are potentially liable. Federal and state laws set specific standards for safety, and the investigation also involves unique aspects that do not apply to car accidents. Most people […]