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While parents may be eager to let go of some of the driving duties for their kids’ activities, there is often fear over a teen learning how to drive. And for good reason: Car crashes are the number one killer of teens. The younger the teen, the higher the rate of car crashes. Teenage brains […]

According to The National Safety Council (NSC), over each Labor Day weekend 400 Americans on average are involved in fatal car accidents. An additional approximately 49,000 people will experience non-fatal medically consulted injuries (injuries serious enough to seek medical care). Between 2008 and 2013, the NSC identified an 8.9 percent increase in fatal car accidents […]

An insurance policy is a promise by an insurer to provide insurance protection to its policy holders. In addition to the duty to provide protection, the insurer must also negotiate and settle claims in “good faith.” When an insurance company denies a policy holder’s claim in “bad faith” it means that they have denied a […]

When a car crash occurs and the at-fault driver has no car insurance or not enough liability coverage to pay for the bodily injuries and/or property damage caused by the accident, the victim of the car accident may be left to file a claim under their own car insurance policy. These types of claims are […]

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 […]

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.