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If you are hit and hurt by a car in Georgia, liability is usually straightforward if the other driver is to blame. You file a claim against his or her insurance company. It’s more complicated after a commercial vehicle crash. If you are injured by a tractor trailer or a box truck, a number of parties can be to blame and it may not always be obvious.
Establishing liability and recovering damages from the government is generally not as simple as you may assume. If you have been in an accident that involves potential liability of a government employee or entity, establishing liability and recovering damages may not be as simple as you may assume.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Semi accidents are among the deadliest on our roads, and states are exploring different ways to reduce their frequency. One such tactic is improved roadway lighting. Only 25 percent of driving in the United States takes place at night, yet the nighttime fatality rate remains the same as the daytime rate.
A large number of accidents happen because drivers fail to check their blond spots before they make turns or back up. Car accidents can occur for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from driver negligence to defective vehicle components. A large number of accidents happen because drivers fail to check their blond spots before they make turns, back up or make similar other maneuvers while driving.
Even minor car accidents can cause serious injuries including neurological issues. Neurological issues can have serious and even debilitating effects on the victim. There are wide range of such issues that can arise from a car accident. In this post, St. Louis auto accident attorney will discuss the various ways in which car accidents can cause neurological damage and what vict ...
When it comes to interstates and freeways, any construction activity can prove very dangerous. Roads have to be constructed, and they have to be maintained. However, when it comes to interstates and freeways, any construction activity can prove very dangerous. On these roadways, there is a greater volume of traffic and the speed limit is also higher.
Many people don’t give a great deal of thought to the chances of an accident on the shoulder of the road. Accidents on the shoulder of the road are more common than many people think and account for many fatalities on our roads each year. Shoulder of the road car accidents occur on all types of roads and all kinds of vehicles may be involved.
They were the decades that brought us glow sticks, boy bands, and Pac-Man, but the 80s and 90s were also when some of the most dangerous toys were manufactured. You should take caution before allowing your child to play with your old toys because they could cause injuries. Staver Law Group can help if your child is hurt when playing with dangerous toys of the 80s and 90s.
Do employers have the right to perform background checks relating to a job applicant’s criminal record, credit rating and medical health? If so, are there any limits on these rights? David Brown answers these questions and others in this week’s post on his BC Employment Law Blog. He also explains why employers should consider their reasons for requesting this information and ...
What formal ethics training is required of a U.S. patent agent? None. What minimal level of competency in ethics must a patent agent demonstrate in order to qualify for a license to practice patent law before the USPTO? Again, the answer is “None.” For attorneys, ethics training is of considerable importance. It starts in law school. Accredited law schools require students to take legal ethics.
Nobody likes filling out forms. The information is repetitive and the work is tedious, but lawyers must make time to complete their law firm directory listings. People rely on popular law firm directories to help them locate attorneys and law firms, which means appearing on them can be extremely beneficial for generating new clients.
Injured in a car accident on Central Expressway in Dallas? Central Expressway (AKA Highway 75) sees more than its fair share of car accidents. If you’ve been injured in a crash on Highway 75, we can help you with your claim for no out of pocket costs. Call us today at 1-877-405-4313. If you are involved in a car accident on Central Expressway, it’s important to know what you need to do.
This episode of the Next Lawyer Up podcast features attorney Doug Jones. I know that it is probably not prudent to wade too much into politics on the Next Lawyer Up podcast but, in this particular case, I (speaking for myself only) am willing to make an exception. If there is any justice at all, attorney Doug Jones will be the very next United States Senator elected from ...
The average consumer knows that credit cards do have advantages, e.g., better response to fraud issues, ease of renting cars and hotel rooms, cash back and travel bonuses. The problem? Many consumers use them to spend more than they can afford. As simple as that notion may seem, CNN Money released an article suggesting that the problem of overspending could be avoided if consum ...
The addiction crisis and its impact on the legal profession is the subject of two recently published articles. The first is The Lawyer, The Addict, published on July 16 in The New York Times (sub. req.). It is a powerful story written by the ex-wife of a Silicon Valley-based IP partner. She recounts her former husband’s painful descent from 20 years of the 60-hour-a-week Big ...