Are Car Accident Reports Public Record?

If you have been involved in an accident, the car accident report will be the record that collects all the information from the crash. Even if you don’t intend to become involved in a lawsuit and there are no criminal charges pending, it is important to make sure that the crash report is correct and that the information contained on it is accurate. You may want to get the help of an attorney or a law enforcement officer to look … Read More

Who’s At Fault After A Chain Reaction Car Accident?

A chain reaction car crash is any accident where at least 3 vehicles are involved in the same accident. It usually involves a series of collisions started by one vehicle at some part in the chain, and a chain reaction car crash can actually involve any type of vehicle, including passenger automobiles, motorcycles and 18-wheeler trucks. How Does a Chain Reaction Car Crash Happen? Most chain reaction crashes are rear end crashes. They start with one car crashing into another … Read More

Why You Should Wear A Seatbelt (6 Reasons)

Original automobiles didn’t have seatbelts, but newer vehicles have not just seatbelts but airbags and other devices to protect everyone in an automobile. As cars become more powerful and faster, they paradoxically become safer in many ways too. The government has a vested interest in protecting its citizens, and seatbelts are one important way injuries and damages can be mitigated and even avoided. Seat belts were first required by federal law under Title 49 of the United States Code, Chapter … Read More

Should You Get A Lawyer For An Accident That Wasn’t Your Fault?

Life is certainly not fair, and you are probably already asking yourself, “Why should I get a lawyer for a car accident that wasn’t my fault?” If you don’t have an attorney who is representing your interests, you may not be able to get what you deserve after you have been in a crash. Without an attorney, you may also end up unfairly receiving at least some blame for the accident even if you were a completely innocent party. Especially … Read More

What It Means To “File A Suit” & How To File One In Arizona

Filing a lawsuit is never the first step when it comes to resolving a dispute. Litigation can be costly in terms of both money and time, and it can also cause stress for all of the parties involved. What Are The Reasons You Would File A Suit? The most common reason you would file a suit is breach of contract. If you entered into an agreement with someone who did not fulfill their part of a bargain, you might sue … Read More

The Worst (And Best) Drivers In Arizona By City

When you think of where the worst drivers in the country are, it’s not surprising to hear Arizona mentioned as one of the top candidates. Various studies have shown Arizona drivers to be in the top 10 states for worst drivers. However, wouldn’t it be an overgeneralization to say that every driver in Arizona is one of the worst drivers in the country? Most people would agree. That’s why we conducted a study to determine where the majority of the … Read More

The Most Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries (Be Careful On Your Bike)

Riding a motorcycle saves money on gas and insurance, but most people choose to ride motorcycles because it’s fun. It’s easier to commute, because you can go places a car might not be able to. You can also park your motorcycle in smaller spaces. Motorcycle riders even cause less damage to the road, since their bikes don’t normally weigh as much as even small cars. And to top it off, you look pretty cool riding around on a motorcycle. Unfortunately, … Read More

The Eggshell Skull Rule And How It Applies To Personal Injury

The Eggshell Skull Rule is a legal doctrine that states that any individual who causes harm to another cannot use the frailty of the injured individual as a legit defense. Before applying the eggshell skull rule, the following factors are first enacted into consideration that make the plaintiff vulnerable to harm: Physical factors Social factors Economic factor Many law schools will use the example of a person with a very fragile skull like an “eggshell.” This person appears normal to … Read More

How To Obtain Traffic Camera Footage In Arizona (Everything You Need To Know)

Being in an auto accident is stressful at best, and can be life-changing due to the terrible injuries that are possible. Dealing with insurance companies is difficult, because they are worried about protecting themselves and their bottom line. When you or a loved one has been injured and your property has been damaged, you find yourself dealing with day-to-day problems. It can be difficult to focus on a civil case when you are still trying to get necessary medical attention. … Read More

10 Ways How To Prevent A Car Accident

No one wants to get into a car accident. Unfortunately, they occur on a daily basis all across the world. In fact, there is an average of 1.3 million deaths caused by car accidents globally every single year, with an additional 20-50 million people left with injuries or disabilities in the aftermath of a crash — that averages to about 3,200 deaths a day. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to help be a part of the solution. … Read More

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