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 a car accident? Immediately following […]

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 sustained due to your injury. […]

What if it’s not just a whiplash?

Minimizing your injuries is a typical thing after a car accident. People, when they don’t seem to be obviously hurt, tend to ignore the need to seek medical attention and avoid high bills. That might seem like a good idea at that time, but ignoring medical attention after a car accident can be a really […]

10 Steps to Take Following a Car Accident

10 Steps to Take Following a Car Accident If you are involved in a car accident, you are going to be shaken up. Even so, there are steps that you must take to ensure the safety of all concerned and to protect yourself against false claims. Unfortunately, some people will claim for more damage than […]

Construction Accidents, Do You Need An Attorney?

Construction Accidents Being employed as a construction worker is one of the most dangerous jobs that a person can have. These dedicated workers risk serious injuries or even death on the job on a daily basis. Construction accidents not only affect injured workers. They impact the fabric of entire families too. Some Common Types of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Covid-19 and Workers’ Compensation

The coronavirus outbreak has impacted many areas of our lives, it has also effected the way we and our work as well. Policies regarding shutdowns non-essential work, social distancing and remote work, have impacted both employers and workers around the world. Some industries, which have been heavily affected by the outbreak and where the risk […]