Road constructions present numerous hazards to drivers, including having dump trucks on the road. As a result, road users who share the road with these machines risk getting into a fatal collision that may result in serious injury. This is especially the case if truckers are not careful when driving or their employers do not take the necessary safety measures. Fortunately, road users hit by dump trucks don't have to pay for accident-related expenses from their pocket.
13 December 2022
Motorists should take all the necessary measures to ensure their safety and that of other road users. But regardless of that, some are negligent. Therefore, you could get into a road accident despite being careful. For instance, objects that fall from a loaded vehicle can land on your car, damaging it and hurting you. If this incident results from someone's negligence, you can pursue justice and compensation for all the damages incurred.
13 December 2022
If you aren't getting the financial compensation you need after an accident in which you've been injured, you more than likely need to file a personal injury lawsuit. If you don't have the money for a lawyer, you generally don't need to worry; if you have a good case, chances are a personal injury attorney will take your case for a contingency fee. That means that they'll receive their fees from any settlement or award you get, usually in the form of a percentage.
19 October 2022
Drivers who knock down motorists use different excuses to avoid compensating them for their losses. One of the tactics is claiming that a complainant is not supposed to get compensation because they were riding without a license. However, this is not a justification to deny you your rightful payments after a collision. Therefore, if a motorist uses this excuse to decline your claim, consider hiring a motorcycle accident lawyer to fight for you.
23 August 2022
A dog can attack you even without doing anything provocative. Such a situation warrants compensation, especially if you can prove that the dog owner was negligent or reckless. However, dog bite cases are complex, and a single mistake can ruin your chances of getting justice. Therefore, you may want to avoid anything that would weaken your case and reduce your settlement. This article highlights three costly errors you should avoid by all means possible.
17 June 2022
You're entitled to compensation when you sustain injuries due to a wrongful act. However, every accident is different, and your compensation will depend on the nature of the situation. How you handle the lawsuit can also play a role in the payment you will receive after a successful claim. Using the wrong strategies when negotiating your injury payment can cause you to miss some payments to which you're entitled. Consider the following measures to maximize your personal injury settlement.
14 April 2022
If you are involved in a truck accident, a large amount of money will likely be on the line. Truck accidents can cause a substantial amount of damage because of the side of a truck and the extent to where a truck accident can lead to serious injuries. Commercial truck insurance providers have higher policy limits than other types of vehicles. Therefore, it's important to have a truck accident attorney handle your case especially if you think the truck has a black box.
24 February 2022