Auto Accidents - Page 5

  • Are You at Fault if You Have Crashed a Leased Car?

    … the first payment on your car. But, just a month after you sign the papers, this car accident unexpectedly takes you by surprise. What can you expect? How does Pennsylvania Evaluate Car Accidents? While a car accident is rarely uncomplicated, having a leased car adds another layer of complexity to an already frustrating situation. Pennsylvania…

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  • $100,000 Total Settlement in Cook County Car Accident

    … achieved a total settlement of $100,000. This included the policy limit of the at-fault driver’s insurance policy in addition to a claim through the client’s own policy because he had underinsured coverage. The outcome of an individual case depends on a variety of factors unique to that case. Case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any similar or future case. The post $100,000 Total Settlement in Cook County Car Accident appeared first on Staver Law Group PC. …

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 15 readers -
  • Philadelphia Minor Auto Accidents – Should I Contact The Police?

    … after an accident. For instance, signs of a concussion may be mistaken for general disorientation after an accident when in reality, you may have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Even a mild TBI requires medical treatment and rest and can result in medical expenses and lost wages if you need to stay home from work. Additionally, whiplash…

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 13 readers -
  • $167,500 Settlement in Rear-End Car Accident in Aurora

    … a settlement of $167,500 to compensate the client for his injuries, pain and suffering, and potential future medical needs. The outcome of an individual case depends on a variety of factors unique to that case. Case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any similar or future case. The post $167,500 Settlement in Rear-End Car Accident in Aurora appeared first on Staver Law Group PC. …

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 14 readers -
  • Fatalities Caused by Head-On Collisions

    … Head-on collisions are widely considered to be one of the most – if not the most – dangerous types of vehicle crashes. Statistics provided by the Department of Transportation estimate that about 18 percent of fatal accidents that took place outside of intersections involved a head-on crash. This number is high considering the overall…

    Gabriel Levin/ levininjuryfirm.com- 13 readers -
  • Fatal Motor Vehicle Statistics

    … Each year, fatal motor vehicle accidents take the lives of thousands of people. In most instances, these accidents are caused by driver negligence like drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, and failure to adhere to traffic laws. The National Security Council (NSC) recently published Injury Facts 2017 which includes fatal motor vehicle…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 17 readers -
  • Memorial Day Car Accidents

    … and injuries caused by car accidents. According to recent estimates, this one could be the most dangerous in five years. If you have been hurt in a crash, it is likely that your injuries were caused by another person. To find out how you can seek compensation in court, contact our Chicago car accident lawyers at Staver Law Group at . Memorial Day…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 27 readers -
  • Motorcycle Accidents May Be Caused By Road Defects

    … Today’s motorcycle is a mechanical masterpiece in comparison to the steam powered bicycles invented in the early 1820’s.1 Over the years, inventors and engineers have improved both the safety and performance of motorcycles, but there are still inherent dangers for motorcycle riders. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety…

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  • Economic Losses in a Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

    … Motor vehicle crashes can result in serious injuries and even fatalities. Each year, thousands of people die in devastating wrecks on U.S. roadways. Those accidents lead to emotional anguish for families as well as often unexpected financial losses. The National Safety Council estimated that in 2015, the average cost for economic losses…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • 10 Ways to Avoid Car Accidents

    … The National Safety Council released preliminary statistics in April 2017 that estimate as many as 40,000 car crash fatalities in 2016. If these numbers prove accurate, then 2016 will mark a 14 percent surge over 2014 in deaths caused by auto accidents. This will be the biggest jump over a two-year period in more than 50 years. The unfortunate…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 14 readers -
  • Can Children Recover Compensation After a Car Accident?

    … Car accidents are traumatic for everyone involved. Between the shock of the initial impact and the pain and suffering caused by injuries, roadway collisions are known for causing heartache. As devastating as these events can be, they are infinitely worse when a child is involved. Children are far more fragile than adults, and they are more likely…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Hit and Run Pedestrian Accidents

    … Getting hit by a car is a scary situation. Hit and run pedestrian accidents are even worse because the driver – most often the liable party – leaves the scene, making it difficult for the victim to recover compensation for medical bills and other damages. A hit and run is defined as any situation in which your car hits another car…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 19 readers -
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  • Emergency Vehicle Accidents

    … We often see ambulances and fire trucks during our daily commutes or while running errands. We probably think of the people aboard these vehicles as heroes, since they rush to save lives. One thing we may not think of, though, is their involvement in emergency vehicle accidents. For example, ambulance accidents alone account for 2,600 injuries…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
  • Should I Go To the Doctor For Whiplash?

    … Whiplash is a condition that refers to a series of soft-tissue strains in the neck area. The condition develops when the neck is suddenly forced to jerk backward or forward and then returns quickly to its original position. One of the major causes of whiplash involves auto accidents; specifically, rear-end vehicle collisions. When…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • How To Obtain Traffic Camera Video of a Car Accident

    … property (e.g., Walmart, gas station, etc.), you stand a better chance of finding someone who is willing to help. Private businesses also have no obligation to provide this footage to you without a subpoena, but a friendly request can go a long way. Some businesses and larger stores have strict stipulations on how and when they share this video…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 17 readers -
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