Car Accidents

A traffic collision, also known as a traffic accident, motor vehicle collision, motor vehicle accident, car accident, automobile accident, road traffic collision, road traffic accident, wreck (USA), car crash, or car smash (Australian) occurs when a vehicle collides with another vehicle, pedestrian, animal, road debris, or other stationary obstruction, such as a tree or utility pole. Traffic collisions may result in injury, death, vehicle damage, and property damage.A number of factors contribute to the risk of collision, including vehicle design, speed of operation, road design, road environment, driver skill and/or impairment, and driver behaviour.
Posts about Car Accidents
    • Truck Underride Accidents

      If you’ve been injured in a underride truck wreck, call the Dallas 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm. Car accidents involving tractor trailers are often catastrophic on their own, but underride accidents can present additional complications and product liability issues. We can help. Call us at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation.

      Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 17 readers -
    • Should I Accept a Car Accident Settlement?

      The other driver’s insurance company has offered me a settlement. Should I accept it? Will they negotiate? We commonly hear from people who’ve been offered a settlement from the insurance company shortly after being injured in an auto accident. People often believe that they have to make this decision very quickly, but that’s exactly what the insurance company wants.

      Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 10 readers -
  • Is the City Liable for Pothole Damage to Vehicles?

    … of the pothole before a person hits it. A victim of a car accident due to poor road conditions must prove: The road conditions actually caused the damage to the car and/or the injuries. The agency or company responsible was negligent in maintaining the road, or warning drivers about hazards on the road. Report the Incident No Matter What Reporting…

    Alexandria Personal Injury Attorney- 11 readers -
  • Car Accidents in Construction Zones

    … by Road Construction There is a great deal of road construction going on in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex right now, and many of these ongoing projects have led to serious car accidents due to increased congestion, lane shifts, detours, closures, uneven lanes, etc. Many of these accidents can be blamed on driver negligence, but in some cases…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 12 readers -
  • Car Accidents on Central Expressway (Highway 75)

    …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…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 21 readers -
  • G-Forces in an Automobile Accident

    …It’s not the speed that causes an injury; it’s the sudden stop. Remember that your body and organs are moving at the same speed that your car is moving. The g-forces involved in a motor-vehicle accident can easily cause catastrophic injuries, damage to the organs, or even death. Today’s cars come with an array of technological and engineering…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 9 readers -
  • Should I Accept A Settlement From Another Driver’s Insurance?

    … If you have recently been in a car accident, it is likely that the other driver’s insurance company has already contacted you about a settlement. In deciding whether you should accept the settlement there are several factors to consider. Need Medical Treatment After a Car Accident MO If you suffered injuries in your accident that still require…

    Bruning Legal- 13 readers -
  • Car Accident Checklist

    … to the doctor if you don’t feel better and let him/her know how you feel. If seeking treatment through a chiropractor, be sure to adhere to your treatment schedule. Take photographs of your injuries, and write out a statement of the facts pertaining to the accident in as much detail as you can. Memories fade, so do this quickly. If you were…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Car Accidents Caused by Tire Blowouts

    …Were you injured in an auto accident caused by a tire blowout? Call the Dallas accident attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm today at 1-877-405-4313 to discuss the facts of your case, and let us explain the options available to you moving forward for no cost. Car Accidents Caused by Blowouts There’s a lot of engineering that goes into the design…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 17 readers -
  • Negotiating a Settlement With Farmers Insurance

    …How to negotiate a fair car accident settlement with Farmers. Looking to negotiate your settlement with Farmers Insurance after a car accident? Don’t do anything before reading this article! If you’ve been injured, we may be able to do the negotiating for you for no out-of-pocket cost. Like other insurance companies, Farmers derives a profit…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 21 readers -
  • Disfigurement Caused by a Personal Injury

    …Have you suffered an unsightly scar or disfiguring injury? Injuries which cause disfigurements can have lasting effects on a victim. You deserve to be fully compensated for your injuries, and our Dallas disfigurement lawyers can help. Call us at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. The definition of the term “disfigurement” means to impair…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 18 readers -
  • Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement With USAA

    …Negotiating a fair car accident settlement with USAA. While many people attempt to handle their own car accident injury claim without a lawyer, it’s important that you understand how the process works (as well as the risks involved). One mistake could jeopardize your entire claim. Can I Negotiate a Settlement with USAA? Founded in 1922…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 21 readers -
  • Dallas Hit-and-Run Car Accident Lawyer

    … occurred, it may be possible to track down the responsible driver and hold them accountable. For instance, traffic cameras and private security cameras may have captured video of the perpetrator or their vehicle near the location of the wreck, or another driver may have a partial license plate number or dashcam video. Issuing a press release…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 32 readers -
  • How the Eggshell Skull Rule Applies to Injury Cases

    …. What this means is that the defendant has an obligation to accept the plaintiff (victim) just as he is, including any medical conditions that are not clearly visible. On the other hand, the defendant has no obligation to provide a higher duty of care when it involves an eggshell plaintiff; the duty of care is the same, even when the plaintiff…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • How To Obtain Traffic Camera Video of a Car Accident

    …Was your car accident caught on a highway traffic camera? In this day and age, cameras are everywhere. In fact, you’d probably be surprised by the number of video cameras that catch your commute on a daily basis. But how easy is it to obtain a copy of this footage? We’ve all noticed them: video cameras along highways, at red lights, toll plazas…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
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