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Common Questions About Wrongful Death

The death of a loved one is possibly the most heartbreaking event that a person can experience. When the death is due to the negligence or intentional act of another person, grief can be compounded as those left behind struggle with the knowledge that the death could likely have been prevented. If your loved one Read More Common Questions About Wrongful Death

Back to School: A Reminder on School Bus Safety

In the United States, 23 million children ride a school bus to and from school every day. Nearly 126,000 of them are in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School district (CMS). CMS has 1,020 school buses that travel a total of 105,000 miles every day with approximately 24,000 daily stops. Although the U.S Department of Transportation confirms that Read More Back to School: A Reminder on School Bus Safety

The New Texting and Driving: Snapchat

In the blink of an eye, Wentworth Maynard from Georgia and his wife found their lives changed forever when a young woman using Snapchat rammed into their car. The woman, Christal McGee, was allegedly traveling 107 miles per hour. Passengers in the car say they were begging McGee to slow down and report she actually Read More The New Texting and Driving: Snapchat

The Importance of Proving Fault in a North Carolina Car Accident

If you were in a car accident, you do not need to be told how overwhelming the stress can be. At the same time that you are piling up medical bills, you are losing wages since you cannot work due to your injuries. You could have some comfort if you could be assured your losses Read More The Importance of Proving Fault in a North Carolina Car Accident

What You Should Do After Being Involved in a Hit and Run

Being involved in any kind of a car accident is stressful. That stress is compounded when the other driver leaves the scene. This is true whether the driver hit your car in a parking lot, hit you when you were a pedestrian crossing a street or rammed into your car while you were driving. If Read More What You Should Do After Being Involved in a Hit and Run

What to Do If You Were a Passenger in a Car Accident

If you were injured as a passenger in a car accident, there are certain things you must do in order to receive compensation for your injuries. It can be somewhat complicated, but a Charlotte auto accident attorney at Campbell & Associates can help. Your attorney will obtain the police and investigative reports and obtain statements Read More What to Do If You Were a Passenger in a Car Accident

5 Myths About Car Accidents

Being in any type of car accident is daunting. You are concerned about whether you or anyone else is hurt. You hope you can at least drive your car home and wonder if it can ever be fixed. Your immediate plans are disrupted. You thought it couldn’t happen to you, but it did. Now, it Read More 5 Myths About Car Accidents

What Should You Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer During Your Free Consultation?

Almost all personal injury lawyers offer a free consultation. They say they will review the circumstances of your particular situation and determine if you have a viable case. You should view this consultation as a two-way exchange and use the opportunity to ask some questions of the Charlotte personal injury lawyer who will be handling Read More What Should You Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer During Your Free Consultation?

Why You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself in a Personal Injury Case

If you were injured in a car crash, bicycle or motorcycle accident, bitten by a dog or suffered any other type of personal injury, you may be tempted to act as your own attorney. There are many reasons why, in most cases, this is not a good idea. Many studies have shown that pro se Read More Why You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself in a Personal Injury Case

Overlooked Faults in Cars That Lead to Accidents

According to the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles, in 2014, there were 226,552 vehicle crashes reported with 1,277 people killed and another 110,525 folks injured, some so seriously their lives will never again be the same. Many car accidents are caused by driver negligence. Statistics show the number of accidents attributable to drinking alcohol, Read More Overlooked Faults in Cars That Lead to Accidents