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Your Personal Injury Claim When You Share Fault for Your Injuries

If you are in an auto accident and you sustain an injury, you may have the right to file a personal injury claim. You must be able to prove the extent of your injuries and figure out who is liable for the accident. Even when you share fault for the accident, you can file a… Read more

The Influence of Conformity and Social Norms on Traffic Laws

On any given day, the average driver will comply with traffic laws due to the strength of social influences. Drivers on the road, passengers, police officers, and personal characteristics often affect driving behaviors. In social psychology, the driving behaviors that arise from these factors are due to conformity and social norms. Conformity is defined as… Read more

Types of Wrongful Death Cases

Untimely death of a loved ones is one of the most difficult time for the loved one’s family or friends. However, in some cases, someone else might be at fault and in those cases, when someone else was negligent, you might be entitled to a compensation. These type of compensations are achieved through a wrongful… Read more

Compensation in case of electrocution on the job

Injuries due to electrocution can happen literally anywhere where people work with electricity, but they most often occur in the workplace. Workers such as utility worker, electricians, cable operators and construction workers are at a much higher risk of electrocution and even suffering severe injuries than other professions. Sometime, being electrocuted can be fatal. In… Read more

Ways to Prevent Motorcycle Accidents

Riding a motorcycle does provide a certain sense of freedom. Although we need to remember that they are not as durable and crashworthy as closed vehicles like cars. According to the Insurance Information Institute, motorcyclists are actually 27 times more likely to be killed in an accident. Now, you might have excellent driving skills and… Read more

5 mistakes you shouldn’t do after a dog bite

Dogs will show you unconditional love and they are friendly even if they are not yours. We can agree that they are wonderful. But sometimes you can’t really tell if a dog will react negatively to your movement and this might lead to harm. If you see a dog on the street and you don’t… Read more

Fireworks safety for 4th of July

Fourth of July or Independence Day, one of the biggest holidays in the US is just around the corner. As is it for many years now, we can expect the sky to light up with amazing firework displays all over the country.  And even though we at Schenk Podolsky wish that you have a festive… Read more

Truck accident types in Arizona

Truck accidents are one of the most serious kind of accidents on motorways which can cause severe injuries or even death. If the truck accident causes serious injuries, the truck driver might be liable and could pay a significant compensation to the victims of the accident. In order to know what to do after a… Read more

Following doctor’s orders after an accident

You can’t really predict when an accident will occur in your life. They are unexpected and can happen in an instant. On the other hand, the recovery after an accident, both physical and financial, can take some time. At Schenk Podolsky we’ve been handling injury cases in Arizona and have been guiding our clients through… Read more

Premises liability – Gated Community

Gated communities are a choice for many because of the extra privacy and protection. Since most gated communities have security guards at the entrance, intrusion is difficult, but of course not impossible. When that happens, and someone breaks into your gated community, do you know what are your rights? Gated communities can also have crimes… Read more