How to Access UM Benefits

When you are signing up for auto insurance coverage, it may be tempting to simply agree to the minimum coverage and move on without giving it further thought. It is understandable. Auto insurance can not only be complicated to try and decode, but it can also be expensive. While the minimum coverage may be your…

Why You Should Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

Being injured in an accident caused by the negligence or wrongdoing of someone else, whether it be a slip and fall, a car accident, or some other way, can be a difficult experience, to say the least. There will be the pain and frustrations associated with your injury. You may need extensive and invasive medical…

How Are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

Did you know that the State of California allows personal injury plaintiffs to receive compensation for pain and suffering damages? It’s true. Through a personal injury claim against a negligent party responsible for causing injury, an injury victim can pursue financial awards for both economic and non-economic damages. This is because California recognizes that pain…

Broken Hip From a Slip and Fall: What to Know About Treatment

Injuries sustained in a slip and fall can be both painful and debilitating. One of the most common slip and fall injuries is a broken hip. Such a serious injury can cause lasting issues for a person as well as lead to substantial amounts of medical bills and costs associated with recovery. Here, we will…

What Is Whiplash?

If you have heard of whiplash, then it may be likely you heard it in the context of personal injury cases, an automobile crash, in particular. That is because whiplash is one of the most common injuries an accident will sustain if involved in a car crash. Whiplash can widely vary in terms of severity…

What Are the Main Causes of Pedestrian Accidents?

Pedestrian accidents can be particularly devastating. When a vehicle comes into contact with a pedestrian, even at the slowest of speeds, the results can be tragic. Severe and lasting injuries are likely. With more and more people walking and jogging outside to stay healthy and in the fresh air, it seems more important than ever…

Who Pays in a Ridesharing Accident?

Have you ever used a ridesharing service such as Uber or Lyft? These companies provide a convenient service to many. All you need to do is go on the app and request a ride. The times of waiting on the side of the road or calling ahead to hail a taxi seem to be far…

Avoid Falling Victim to These Insurance Company Tricks

Insurance companies make it a big focus of advertising campaigns to make you feel like they care about your best interests and that of your families. Unfortunately, you may quickly see the deception of these ads should you ever need to file a claim with insurance companies. You see, insurance companies are businesses and they…

The No-Zones of a Tractor Trailer

Tractor-trailers are a part of many nostalgic memories of family road trips. Getting the truckers to blast their loud horn has captivated many a kid on a family vacation. While the site of these oversized vehicles is commonplace, sharing the road with them is far from the time to get complacent. The sheer size and…

How Motorcyclists Can Stay Safer on the Road

Are you interested in riding a motorcycle? Are you already a motorcycle riding enthusiast? Either way, you need to be aware of the ways you can help yourself and others stay safe on the road when riding a motorcycle. Motorcyclists are in particular danger out there as they lack the standard cover and safety features…