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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 [...]

Can You Reopen A Lawsuit?

Can You Reopen A Lawsuit?  Each year, thousands of car accident injury lawsuits present in courtrooms across the US. Settling these personal injury lawsuits [...]

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?

Have You Been Involved In a Sideswipe Collision? No one wants or plans to be in a car accident. The nightmare begins the moment two [...]

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. [...]

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, [...]

What Counts as Pain and Suffering?

Most of us have heard the term ‘pain and suffering,’ but what does it mean in a personal injury lawsuit? What counts as pain [...]

How Long Does a Lawsuit Take?

The Lawsuit Process After a Car Accident Have you recently been in a serious car accident? Were you the driver at fault? Or were [...]

To Go to Court Or Not to Go to Court

Car accidents can be traumatic, scary and life-changing. They can also be a hassle of paperwork, errands and phone calls. No matter how serious your [...]

Who Do I Call First After an Accident?

Getting into an accident can be incredibly stressful. Whether a minor fender bender or a major, life-changing collision, such incidents have a way of testing [...]

How Not To be a Car Accident Statistic

Car accidents are far too common and injure and kill thousands of American each year. Below are some startling car accident statistics, and also [...]

What Happens When a Claim is Denied?

Car accidents can shake up even the most relaxed person. Serious injuries, damage to your car and the emotional turmoil of being involved in a [...]

Car Accidents in Rental Cars

Car Accidents in Rental Cars There are several reasons why you might rent a car. Maybe you’re going on vacation. You could be traveling for [...]

Lawsuit for Pain and Suffering

Many of us have heard the term ‘pain and suffering’ but they may not understand how important it is in a personal injury case. [...]

How Does Lawsuit Mediation Work?

If you were injured in an accident and settlement negotiations have broken down, another option besides going to trial is lawsuit mediation. Mediation is [...]

Can a Lawsuit Be Reopened?

One of the important but less understood aspects of a personal injury lawsuit is this: Once if has been closed, it is nearly always [...]

How Long Does a Lawsuit Take?

If you think you have a possible personal injury claim, you will wonder how long it can take to get to the end. Below [...]

Best Car Seat in Case of Accident

Protecting Your Children - The Best Car Seat in Case of a Car Accident As parents, we do our best to protect our children. We [...]

What You Can and Cannot Deduct

If you have received a personal injury settlement or judgement, it is important to understand what you can and cannot deduct, and what is [...]

Where Do Lawsuit Settlements Fit In?

So you were injured in a car accident and you have received a settlement or judgement with compensation for your injuries and damages. But [...]

How to Handle a Fatal Auto Accident

Anyone who loses a loved one in a fatal auto accident is facing emotional and personal devastation. As if dealing with this catastrophic loss [...]

What To Do After a Car Crash

What To Do After a Car Crash Car accidents happen every single day of the year. It might not seem like they’re that big [...]

Reasons to File a Car Accident Lawsuit

There are few things as frightening as being involved in a car accident. Even if you walk away relatively unscathed, the psychological damage to you [...]

What if the Accident was my fault?

Being in a car accident is upsetting, stressful and can be devastating in serious cases. If you were the at-fault driver, it can make the [...]

How does a Personal Injury Attorney get paid?

Most personal injury attorneys charge you a contingency fee. This compensation system allows the injured person to hire an experienced personal injury attorney without having [...]

What to do After a Bicycle Accident

Cycling accidents frequently result in severe, life-changing injuries. Thankfully, there are ways for injured victims to pursue justice after being hit by a negligent driver. [...]

How to Handle Injuries at School

Children spend a significant amount of their waking lives at school. Because of the sheer amount of time spent in such settings, parents want to [...]

Can You Sue for Emotional Distress?

Emotional distress is a term frequently tossed around in movies and television shows. Though common, it’s a phrase that’s often misunderstood, especially by those in [...]

Are Car Accident Settlements Taxable?

Are Car Accident Settlements Taxable? Car crashes are uniquely stressful. When a person is struck by a driver who was texting while driving, or by [...]

What Are Common Car Accident Injuries?

What Are Common Car Accident Injuries? Thousands of people are injured each year in car accidents around the country. The physical, psychological and financial damage [...]

How to File a Vehicle Accident Report

How to File a Vehicle Accident Report After an accident, many people feel overwhelmed and confused about what procedures to follow. Besides seeking medical treatment [...]

Average Whiplash Settlement

What is the average whiplash settlement? The answer to this question depends on a multitude of factors... but mainly how fast you or the other [...]

Back Injury Car Accident Settlement

After you have been involved in a car accident, your body will generally sustain injuries due to the force of the impact. For example, [...]

Suing After a Car Accident

Millions of car accidents occur each week across the globe and the numbers continue to rise as our population continues to grow. Car accidents [...]

Lawyer for Car Accident Claim

Car accidents can be a major headache, and insurance companies love taking advantage of individuals with serious injury claims. For these reasons, it is [...]

Car Accident Settlements

      On average, there are approximately 6.5 million auto accidents that occur each year. Car accidents can happen in the blink of [...]

How Drug Companies Influence Doctors

In the video below, former Pfizer executive Peter Rost explains how the pharmaceutical industry exerts it's influence on the medical industry. It's pretty eye [...]

IVC Umbrella Filters for Blood Clots

Blood clots can be treated through a variety of methods. Medication is common, but medications do not work for everyone. One method is using an [...]

Baby Powder Class Action Lawsuit

You may have heard about a class action lawsuit related to Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder. There are over 1,200 lawsuits currently on file that [...]

Can You Get a Blood Clot on Xarelto?

Xarelto is a blood thinner that's meant to prevent blood from clotting after surgery or because of medical conditions, but there have been a surprising [...]

Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson produces talcum-based products that have been marketed as female hygiene essentials, including Shower to Shower and Baby Powder. Unfortunately, these products have [...]

IVC Filter Removal Guidelines

IVC filters are designed to prevent blood clots from traveling through the veins and entering the vital organs, particularly the lungs and heart. There are [...]

Back Injury Car Accident Settlements

Back injuries are extremely common following a car accident. However, you might not realize just how serious your back injury really is until sometime [...]

Xarelto Lawsuit Settlement Amounts

Xarelto is a blood thinner often prescribed to patients who have an irregular heartbeat, blood clots in the lungs, or who have suffered from a [...]

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Update

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Update Talcum powder lawsuit update: Researchers started to notice the link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder as early as the 1970s. In [...]

IVC Filter Lawsuit Settlement Amounts

IVC Filter Lawsuit Settlement Amounts IVC filters are implanted into the blood veins to stop blood clots from traveling to vital organs, like the lungs. [...]

Xarelto Side Effects

Xarelto is a blood thinner used to prevent and treat blood clots. It is often prescribed to those who have an irregular heartbeat or [...]

Bard IVC Filter Lawsuit Settlements

IVC filters are also known as inferior vena cava filters. They are small medical devices that are directly implanted into the blood vein. They [...]

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Commercial

Watch our talcum powder lawsuit commercial below. If your loved one used baby powder and was diagnosed with ovarian cancer then, you can contact us [...]

Talcum Powder Attorney

Products like Johnson’s Baby Powder, and Shower-to-Shower Baby Powder are increasing the risk of ovarian cancer in women who use these products. New research [...]

Talcum Powder Settlement Reached

Talcum powder verdicts and settlements have been reached! Settlements are consistently awarded to victims that have been injured or killed by this chemical. If [...]

Xarelto Lawsuit Commercial

Watch the Xarelto Lawsuit Commercial below. We offer a completely free consultation with experienced Xarelto attorneys to get all the information related to the [...]

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Commercial

Watch our newest Talcum Powder Lawsuit Commercial. If your loved one was diagnosed with ovarian cancer after using talcum powder products, call us today at [...]

Car Accident Settlement Help

Nearly, millions of people get injured in car accidents everyday. While many of them don't take any further action against the cause, still, thousands [...]

IVC Filter Lawsuit Commercial

Below is an IVC Filter Lawsuit Commercial. If you've been injured by a defective IVC Filter, please click here to schedule a free consultation [...]