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Understanding Mass Transit Personal Injuries

Understanding Mass Transit Personal Injuries

Public transportation is an immense boon for people of all walks of life across America, yet the system isn’t perfect. Over 8,000 people sustain transit-related injuries every year, and as such, it’s vital that anyone who uses mass transit systems knows how to respond to an unexpected injury while traveling or commuting. How Mass Transit Injuries Happen Despite extensive transit safety regulations, injuries can and do still happen during mass transit, usually via the negligence of owners, operators, passengers, or government [...]

What Not to Say After an Auto Accident

What Not to Say After an Auto Accident

From the moment you get into an accident until when you finalize your settlement, everything you say can and likely will be used against you. Insurance adjusters will use everything available to them in order to deny or minimize your claim, including your own words; as such, it’s vital to know what to avoid saying after a collision and never provide a formal statement to an adjuster when possible. “I’m Sorry” Very few things compromise your settlement faster than an admission [...]

Phoenix, AZ - Five-Car Wreck Causes Injuries on I-10 at SR 143

How Insurance Companies Deny Injury Claims

The aftermath of a car crash can be daunting. Whether it’s coping with long-term physical injuries or dealing with financial difficulties, victims are forced into difficult situations to pick up the pieces following an injurious car accident. Negotiating with insurance companies can arguably be the most difficult part of a serious car accident. Some insurance companies may fight an injury claim after your collision, although injuries can still occur in minor car accidents. That’s why it’s important to know how [...]

Filing a Truck Accident Claim

Filing a Truck Accident Claim

Truck accidents often result in serious, sometimes fatal, injuries for victims. When drivers of large tractor-trailers cause accidents, victims are left with exorbitant medical costs and critical injuries. But when you’re seeking to file a claim, it’s important to gather everything you need to win. And a driver’s trucking company may ultimately be to blame for these unfortunate wrecks Negligent truck companies may cut corners by hiring unqualified drivers and promoting inadequate vehicle maintenance. These negligent companies have a tendency [...]

Peoria, AZ - Two Injured in Rollover Crash at 107th Ave & Olive Ave

Questions to Ask Insurance Companies After a Crash

Dealing with the aftermath of a car crash is daunting. Whether it’s coping with long-term physical injuries or dealing with financial difficulties, victims are forced into difficult situations in order to pick up the pieces following an injurious car accident. Negotiating with insurance companies can arguably be the most difficult part of a serious car accident. Some insurance companies may fight an injury claim after your collision, despite the fact that injuries can still occur in less serious wrecks, according [...]

Phoenix, AZ - Injurious Wrecks Reported on L-101 WB to I-10 EB Ramp

What Factors Cause Wrong-Way Accidents?

There are any number of ways a traffic accident can happen and a multitude of reasons for one taking place. Distracted driving is a leading cause of accidents as there are so many things these days that can distract drivers from paying attention to the road. Driving while intoxicated, speeding, and driving while drowsy are other very common reasons that crashes happen not just in Arizona, but across the country. Take for instance the Arizona Department of Transportation’s Crash [...]

Can You File a Claim for a No-Injury Accident in Arizona

Can You File a Claim for a No-Injury Accident in Arizona?

In 2019, there were 129,750 car accidents in Arizona. Of these crashes, 911 were fatal, 36,926 were injury crashes and 91,913 only involved property damage. While many crashes have unfortunate outcomes in terms of death or injury, not every crash results in bodily harm. Some accidents will only end with property damage.  When you have been in an accident where you were not injured but your car is totaled or sustained severe wreckage, do you have any way to recoup [...]

What Are the Legal Issues For Wrong-Way Drivers

What are the Legal Issues for Wrong-Way Drivers?

Arizona wrong-way traffic accidents happen quite commonly. They occur in both the state of Arizona as well as across the United States. These accidents tend to be some of the most destructive and catastrophic because they often result in head-on collisions. Some of the reasons these car accidents take place are because a driver may not recognize where they are and unintentionally drive the wrong way down a road, be confused by a construction site’s diversion of traffic where [...]

Do I Have to Pay for a Rental Car After My Accident

Do I Have to Pay for a Rental Car After My Accident?

There are some parts of the country where having a personal automobile isn’t essential to daily travel. There are far many other areas where it is absolutely necessary. An Arizona car accident can not only leave you injured, but it can also destroy your car’s ability to operate. When this happens, you are left without a mode of transportation to help you commute to work, run errands, or take the kids to school. Regardless of if you use your [...]

Must I Report My Arizona Car Accident

Do I Have to Report My Arizona Car Accident?

It is best not to take chances when it comes to how you proceed after a car accident. For instance. if you are hurt and injured in a car accident it is prudent to seek medical treatment and speak with an Arizona automobile accident attorney to better understand your legal rights when it comes to recovering costs associated with your damages and losses. You should also report your car accident. You could be at risk of losing insurance coverage [...]