Accident Injury Blog
Accident Injury Blog

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When you’re involved in a car accident, there are many injuries that can occur.

One type of injury that is very common as a result of a car accident is a soft tissue injury. Soft tissue injury refers to an injury to those parts of your body that don’t involve bones. These are generally bruises, strains, …Continue Reading »

Absolutely not. We offer a service designed to reduce your stress and maximize your settlement, but how is Petersen Johnson different from the others?

Our first goal is to address your injuries and ensure you receive proper medical treatment.  We can even help to get you in quickly, typically the same day. Any doctor we suggest …Continue Reading »

We know it doesn’t rain much in the Valley, but when it does, it really pours.  These two tips for driving in the rain have been going around our office and we thought you might find them helpful.

One driving method was told to a member of our team by a police friend who had experienced …Continue Reading »

Surely you’ve heard and seen advertising for personal injury attorneys announcing that they “won’t get paid until you get paid.” That’s pretty standard in the industry, but what ISN’T standard in the industry is how much Petersen Johnson charges you.

It’s true we work on a contingency fee, which means we only receive payment if we …Continue Reading »

If you can answer “yes” to any of the following questions, you really do need a lawyer.

Have I been injured in a car, motorcycle, bicycle, pedestrian or commercial truck accident?
Have I been personally injured at work, from a dog bite, suffered a ‘slip and fall’ or been injured on someone else’s premises?

Insurance companies might try …Continue Reading »

The insurance industry spends hundreds of millions of dollars annually on advertisements portraying themselves as being on our side and like a good neighbor. Since the downturn in the economy, however, claims representatives for insurance companies have become the consumers’ worst nightmare. Claims representatives have been trained to be even more aggressive in their attempts …Continue Reading »

While dogs may be our best friends, some dogs can become aggressive and bite someone. Dogs that bite can do it for a number of reasons. Perhaps the dog has always had an aggressive nature and perceives you as an unwanted stranger. Historically, there are certain breeds that have been known to harbor aggression. The …Continue Reading »

Chances are that you will be involved in a car accident at some point in your lifetime. It may be nothing more than a minor “fender bender” or it could be a serious accident.

There are ways to prepare yourself in case you do have an accident whether as a driver or a passenger.

Post-Accident Checklist

Check for …Continue Reading »

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