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If you have been in a car accident involving an uninsured motorist then you know the importance of uninsured motorist coverage. This type of car insurance is used when a person is hit by a driver who does not have car insurance and the car crash is determined to be that driver’s fault. As a […]

In July, 2017, Fiat Chrysler issued two recalls affecting more than 1.3 million of their vehicles worldwide. The first recall was for defective air bags and the second was for an issue with anti-lock brakes.

Serious car accidents put the driver and passengers at risk for very painful or long-term injuries. Car accidents that involve a fire, ejection from the vehicle, a rollover, or a head-on-collision are very serious and are likely to cause severe injuries that lead to long-term disabilities or even death. Head trauma is a real risk […]

Serious car accidents can put the driver and passengers at risk for very painful or even long-term injuries. Broken bones are common in severe car accidents because of the intensity of the crash. People are especially at risk for broken bones if the vehicle is severely damaged or contorted. Leg, hip, rib and vertebrae fractures […]

While airbags save many lives in car accidents they are also sometimes the cause of serious injuries. If you sustained life-altering temporary or permanent injuries by an air bag in a car accident you may have a claim for compensation for your airbag injuries. Contact a car accident lawyer as soon as possible.   Why […]

Serious car accidents put the driver and passengers at risk for painful, disfiguring or other long-term injuries including facial injuries. Car accidents that involve a fire, ejection from the vehicle, a rollover, or a head-on-collision are some of the most dangerous types of car accidents.

In serious car accidents like high-speed car crashes, internal bleeding injuries are possible. Internal bleeding can be the result of trauma to an organ such as the liver, lungs, brain, heart, aorta, kidneys or spleen. If you or a loved one has suffered a life-threatening internal bleeding injury you likely have extensive medical bills and […]

One of the most common types of car accident injuries are soft tissue injuries. Soft tissue injuries include whiplash, nerve damage and sprained, pulled, strained or torn muscles. The trouble is that this type of injury is hard to describe in medical terms and can be difficult to prove so insurance companies may try to […]

Vehicle rollover accidents occur when a vehicle flips over onto its side or roof, often caused by a sharp turn made at high speed. More than in other types of car accidents, rollover accidents involve the driver’s handling, the road and environmental factors that affect road conditions. What are the causes of vehicle rollover accidents? […]

Sideswipe collisions occur when the sides of two parallel cars meet and “swipe” each other; sometimes described as a “glancing blow.” In the best case scenario, the cars are traveling in the same direction and neither driver loses control. In these cases the vehicles may suffer only cosmetic damage. In more serious sideswipe accidents, one […]