Accident Injury Blog
Accident Injury Blog

Posts By: Petersen Johnson

06 Nov
Treating Dog Bites

Treating dog bites may not be something you have to do regularly, but if you or someone you love has been bitten, you need to know what to do. While this article is not intended to replace advice or care from a medical professional, it may help you determine if you need to seek dog …Continue Reading »

Before determining if you have a case, it’s important to understand what a personal injury is. In legal terms, personal injury describes an injury to the body, mind or emotions. It does not include claims for property damages to items such as your home, car or possessions.

Personal injury is typically the result of the negligence …Continue Reading »

Slip and fall injuries can happen just about anywhere. A wet bathroom floor at the mall, an icy store sidewalk or a slick grocery store aisle where something has spilled. Maybe you’ve been injured in a similar scenario and are considering a slip and fall lawsuit. If so, it can be tough to decide whether …Continue Reading »

A wrongful death is when an individual loses his or her life because of the willful or negligent act of another. A wrongful death lawsuit describes a civil action in which damages are sought against a party for causing a death, typically when criminal action has failed or is not attempted. Some common types of …Continue Reading »

When a person is involved in a car accident, one of the first questions they consider is “Am I at-fault?” That’s an important question, because the answer could affect insurance premiums and possibly the status of their driver’s license. Determining whether it’s a “not-at-fault” accident is not a simple equation because many factors can play …Continue Reading »

If you’ve recently been the victim of a dog bite, you may be looking for a dog bite attorney. But what can you expect from a dog bite lawsuit and settlement?

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The first step in any dog bite lawsuit is finding an experienced personal injury attorney to handle your case. Dog bite law is …Continue Reading »

Texting while driving is dangerous. So dangerous in fact, that of the fatal crashes caused by distracted drivers in 2012, sadly 3,328 people died. Mobile use is now the leading cause of death behind the wheel.

Because of this fact, Volkswagen recently produced a progressive commercial to encourage …Continue Reading »

“Wow, I wish I knew about this when I was recuperating from my accident.”

The Southwest Lending Closet is one of those resources, when you learn what they do, you’ll be saying just that.

Simply put, they loan medical equipment free of charge to people in need. Things like wheelchairs, walkers, shower chairs, crutches, canes; many of the …Continue Reading »

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