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Car Accident Lawsuit Articles

What to Expect After Being Rear-Ended

I've Been Rear-Ended, What do I Do? Even the best drivers find themselves involved in an accident. No matter how defensively you might drive, [...]

What is a Statute of Limitations?

People who have been in a car accident with injuries should be aware of the statute of limitations for their state. The statute of limitations [...]

How Does a Lawsuit Get Reopened?

In 2020, tens of thousands of tort lawsuits, including personal injury cases stemming from car accident injuries, will be heard in courtrooms across the [...]

Rear End Collision Settlement Examples

The Washington Post estimates that every year, rear-end collisions total about 1.7 million. A number of factors go into determining who is at fault in [...]

What is No-Fault Insurance?

Auto insurance is mandatory in almost every state. While the minimum amounts of coverage may vary, 48 states require drivers to maintain current insurance coverage [...]

Do Car Accident Claims Expire?

So a careless driver t-boned your car in a busy intersection, causing you serious injuries and major damage to your vehicle. You agree to let [...]

How does an Uber accident settlement work?

Uber Accident Settlement Information Uber accidents are common today, with many former cab riders opting for ride-share services. If you are in an Uber accident, [...]

How Much can I get for Whiplash?

All car accidents are different, so it is difficult to predict what your whiplash settlement cost or value will be. But we can explain some [...]

Who Pays for Car Damage After an Accident?

Car accidents are scary. They’re also stressful, confusing, and, in many cases, expensive. After the initial smoke of the collision has cleared, many accident victims [...]

Can I File a Whiplash Lawsuit?

Filing a Whiplash Lawsuit Whiplash is a common term for the various soft tissue injuries that happen in the neck during a car accident. If [...]

What To Do When Hit By A High Driver

The consequences of driving under the influence of alcohol have been well-documented in the media. While similar, the effects of driving high aren’t as widely [...]

What To Do When Hit By A Drunk Driver

Driving While Drunk  The dangers associated with drunk driving have been well-publicized. For decades, young people have been warned about the risks from groups like [...]

Spring Break Travel Safety

There’s no vacation more quintessentially American than a road trip. Whether you opt to cruise down the Pacific Coast Highway or hit Route 66 for [...]

Hit by an Underinsured Motorist

Underinsured Driver Coverage Car accidents are incredibly stressful, but they are taken to a whole new level when they involve underinsured drivers. While most states [...]

Hit by an Uninsured Motorist

Car accidents can be terrifying. A normal commute to work can become the source of serious pain, fear, and financial distress when it is interrupted [...]

What is a Sideswipe Collision?

Car accidents often occur when we least expect them. While most of us drive defensively and try to steer clear of obvious road hazards, there [...]

4 Tips to Help You Avoid Aggressive Driving

The freedom of the open road can be exhilarating. Unlike other forms of transportation, driving offers the opportunity to be completely independent of other travelers. [...]

How to Deal with Parking Lot Accidents

Parking lots are usually congested and busy places with limited visibility. Drivers are often speeding around looking for that ideal parking spot. Pedestrians are walking [...]

Why Does Traffic Happen?

We’ve all been there: cruising along the highway, the wind in our hair, when a sudden slowing of traffic occurs seemingly out of nowhere. Though [...]

Common Causes of Cycling Accidents

Cycling accidents are common in America, leading to many deaths and injuries annually. Research shows that 68% of cycling deaths occur in urban areas. Biking [...]

At a Glance: No-Fault Auto Insurance

Car insurance isn’t something we think much about until we find ourselves involved in an accident. Should that time come, it pays to be informed [...]

The Most Dangerous Roads in the US

The great American road trip has been the subject of many a book, television show, and movie. It’s a concept that’s so deeply ingrained in [...]

Can a Lawsuit be Reopened?

Settling a personal injury lawsuit from a car or other type of accident usually means the end of the claim. Once it has been settled, [...]