Jet skis are often referred to as the motorcycles of the water. These personal watercraft offer hours of fun and excitement when operated properly. Unfortunately, they also offer opportunities for serious injuries and even death when drivers and riders are careless. The two major causes of accidents are inexperienced drivers and speeding. In 2014, 34 Read More Jet Ski Accidents and Safety: What You Need to Know
When teenagers are getting ready to get their driver’s license, it can be exciting and a bit scary for both the teens and their parents. There are good reasons for both sets of emotions. For many parents, a teen’s ability to drive equates to a certain amount of freedom for all concerned. Teens are able Read More Part 1: How to Prepare Your Teen as a New Driver
The term “statute of limitations” is found in both civil and criminal law. In reference to a personal injury lawsuit, it establishes the time you have to file a lawsuit after you are injured due to another’s negligence. When the statute of limitations has run out, you can no longer file a lawsuit seeking a Read More Do Medical Malpractice Claims Have a Different Statute of Limitations?
When it comes to personal injury cases, fault plays a big role in the final outcome of the case. Fault is the level of legal liability one party has to absorb for a person’s injuries. In most cases, fault does not lie exclusively with one party. What needs to be determined is whether there was Read More Determining Fault in a Personal Injury Case
It’s no secret that motorcycles can be dangerous. However, this danger can be minimized by taking the time to get to know the facts about motorcycle safety and taking the appropriate precautions. Not every motorcycle rider has to end up as another unfortunate statistic. It’s possible to safely ride a motorcycle for years to come.
Car accidents are an unfortunate aspect of driving that almost everyone will have to experience at some point in their lives. There are many different types of car accidents, and most of them will involve some paperwork and an insurance claim. A car accident can lead to loss of income, permanent injuries and increased insurance Read More What to Know About Car Accidents Caused by Bad Roadways
Construction work is inherently dangerous, however, this danger doesn’t prevent an individual from legal remedies. Due to the dangerous nature of work involved not only with the process involved with construction, but also with construction sites, there a multiple options available to an individual that finds his or herself injured as a result of construction. Read More Legal Options After a Construction Injury
Though less dramatic than high speed highway disasters, parking lot accidents are among the most common car mishaps. The vast majority of these are low impact collisions, which are rarely life-threatening but can result in serious injury to the driver and damage to the car. Here are the most common causes of accidents:
Dealing with an insurance company after getting into an accident can be very demoralizing. Although you pay a premium to become insured in the event of an accident, insurance companies are a business first and foremost and would rather not pay a huge payout to their insureds if it can be avoided. This is why Read More How To Protect Yourself When Dealing with Your Insurance Claim
How did you celebrate Distracted Driving Month in April? Did you install an app that disables your cell phone while your car is in motion? Did you put your phone on silent or toss it in the back seat to avoid temptation? These suggestions are from the National Safety Council, which is dead serious about Read More A Sobering Look at Distracted Driving