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Pain and suffering damages - How are they calculated (Part 1)?

If you or your loved one were injured because of a third party’s negligence, no matter if it was a car accident, a slip-and-fall or other kind of personal injury case, you or your love one are able to pursue the at-fault party for your medical bills, lost wages and…

What you need to know about Worker’s Compensation Benefits

You probably don’t think about protecting yourself from an injury that you sustain on the job until it happens. Luckily, employers over a certain size in the U.S. are required to pay worker’s compensation insurance. This is a requirement set out by the US Department of Labor. This type of…

Can I recover more than the insurance policy limit after a car accident

Arizona law allows car accident victims to seek damages sustained in a car accident against the at-fault parties. When you file a claim against the at-fault driver, it’s usually his/her insurance company that settles the claim and pays the compensation according to the limits on the insurance policy. But what…

How can we prevent truck accidents

Among all the traffic accidents, truck accidents have a high rate of severe and fatal injuries. So it’s best not to get into one. After all, prevention is better than cure. However, even despite all the best intentions out there, truck accidents do happen. So if you or your loved…

Does “Beware of Dog” Sign protect you from a dog bite lawsuit?

Some dog owners put a “Beware of Dog’ sign on their fence thinking that is enough to protect them legally from liabilities or to keep trespassers away. The truth is that those signs are worth very little if your dog attacks someone, especially if you know very well that the…

Common injuries in motorcycle vs passenger car crashes

In our previous posts, we discussed what are the most common reasons for crashes between a motorcycle and a passenger car. Today we will be looking at some of the injuries that could be sustained in a motorcycle accident. Unlike cars, the motorcycle is open, exposed and doesn’t have a…

Most common causes of crashes between motorcycle and car

When you travel in your car on the same road as a motorcycle, both you and the motorist need to look out for one another. Riding a motorcycle is exciting, but the same feature that give you that rush of excitement (openness and exposure) is the same feature that can…

How to file a claim for bodily injury from a car accident – Volume 2

In our previous posts we talked about how to determine the at fault party in a car accident and what information / proof can be used. We will continue focusing on the remainder of the process, who to contact and how to file a claim. Who should you contact after…

How to file a claim for body injury from a car accident - Volume 1

The majority of car accident claims are part of the personal injury law. As such, the liability is determined on the concept of negligence. So if you were in a car accident that happened due to another driver’s negligence, you are entitled to be compensated for all the losses you…

Should you hire an attorney if the car accident wasn’t your fault?

After being in a car accident, some people wonder if they should hire an attorney or not. Legally, you’re not obligated to, but it should be in your best interest to schedule an appointment with lawyer so you can learn more about your rights. This applies specifically if the car…

What to do when the insurance company refuses to pay your car accident claim?

When your insurance company denies you to payout your insurance claim, the only logical next step is to fight back. By the time you receive your initial denial, the claim investigator has already gathered sufficient enough evidence to support his denial in court. Of course, the investigator may be open…

What are your chances of getting into a motorcycle accident?

Riding a motorcycle is quite the unique feeling but it does require a special license and skill. It is a liberating and exhilarating feeling riding the open road, but it’s that same feeling that can put you in harm’s way and you can sustain serious injuries. Chances of getting into a…

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