Accident Injury Blog
Accident Injury Blog
rear-end collision fault

If you’ve been the victim in a rear-end collision or accused of being at fault in a one, it’s important to understand your rights under Arizona law.

This post will talk about some of the key things you need to know about rear-end collisions. It will spell out the process for navigating the Arizona insurance and …Continue Reading »

Personal Injury Protection Insurance

Personal Injury Protection insurance policies, commonly referred to as PIP insurance, is a portion of some insurance policies that protects you and passengers in your vehicle. The policy will cover medical expenses and work loss in the event of an accident no matter who was at fault. Typically, PIP Insurance is recommended for people who frequently have …Continue Reading »

Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

In 2016, more than 1400 Arizona pedestrians were injured in accidents, and sadly, 147 individuals lost their lives while walking in Arizona. Our state is one of the country’s worst for pedestrian accidents. Naturally, there are many reasons for these accidents ranging from distractions to poor driver habits, and poor pedestrian caution. Arizona authorities have …Continue Reading »

how are pedestrians responsible for car accidents

The barometer for measuring whether a pedestrian’s actions caused a car accident is the word “unreasonable”. In other words, pedestrians are almost never the cause of a motor vehicle crash. Yet, when a pedestrian behaves in an unreasonable way and that unreasonable action causes a car accident, the barometer swings toward being a pedestrian-caused incident.

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Man with a leg injury

“Were you hurt?” is usually the first question you are asked when you tell someone about your automobile accident. Depending on the type of vehicles involved, the speed the cars were traveling, and many other variables, injuries go hand in hand with car collisions. When you are hurt in an accident and perhaps cannot work right …Continue Reading »

If you can illustrate that someone else’s negligence is the cause of the accident in which you sustained life altering injuries, Arizona personal injury law empowers you to file a legal claim.

Our car accident injury lawyers at Petersen Johnson will look to a number of sources to help you determine who was at fault for …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 »

At Petersen Johnson, at minimum, there’s four goals that we try to meet in every accident and injury claim whether it’s a strain sprain case to the neck or back or there are multiple fractures that require surgery.

First and foremost we want to make certain that our client has reached maximum medical improvement and their …Continue Reading »

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