Aftermath of car accident

Drug-Impaired Driving

Did you know that driving while impaired by any substance is illegal in all 50 states as well as in the District of Columbia? The substance causing the impairment may be alcohol, legal drugs, or illegal drugs, but it remains a violation of the law to operate a vehicle under such an...

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Insurance Company Claim Investigators

If you have been injured in an accident caused by the negligent actions or inactions of someone else, you have the legal right to seek compensation from the at-fault party for the harm you have suffered. Most often, however, you will be seeking compensation from the insurance company that provides the...

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Truck rear-ending vehicle

How Common Are Truck Accidents?

Sharing the road with large trucks is a reality in the U.S. It can be intimidating to find yourself next to one of these oversized vehicles. The force of simply being near a semi-truck or tractor-trailer can be felt as your vehicle may sway slightly as you are passed by these giants...

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car and motorcycle accident

Who is at Fault in Most Motorcycle Accidents?

Motorcycles may be smaller than other vehicles on the road, but they are afforded the same rights as everyone else. They are also under the same responsibilities. While motorcycles are on the same legal footing as other vehicles, it is an unfortunate reality that motorcycle riders often bear the brunt of the...

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Preparing for your Deposition

Just the idea of being deposed in preparation for litigation can be an intimidating prospect. While most personal injury cases end in a settlement prior to the need for litigation to begin, it does happen and plaintiffs should be prepared for this possibility. Once a lawsuit is filed, pretrial preparations will be...

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