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Posts Tagged: Car Accident

After a car accident, it’s always hard to think clearly and to remain calm, but it is important to take a few deep breaths and make sure you and anyone involved is not seriously injured.  The next crucial step is to immediately call the police by dialing 911.

Filing a report with the police helps to …Continue Reading »

Whiplash is defined as “an injury to the cervical spine caused by an abrupt jerking motion of the head, either backward of forward.” Whiplash occurs when the head and neck are very quickly and abruptly thrust in one direction then back into the opposite direction. This can occur not only from car accidents, but also …Continue Reading »

Rear end accidents occur when an at fault driver hits another vehicle in front of them. Usually, this happen when the car in front stops and the driver from behind is unable to stop in time.

According to experts, this type of auto accident has a force equivalent to half of the speed of the car. …Continue Reading »

Nobody expects to get into a car accident, yet they happen each and every day. It can happen when you’re on your way to and from work; it can happen on the way to church and it can even happen while you’re stopped at a stop light.

When that other car slams into you, the whole …Continue Reading »

You’ve probably heard of staged accidents, or seen them on television or in movies, but did you realize they really do happen?

Here’s the scenario: You’re driving along, everything seems to be ok, but then all of a sudden, out of nowhere, a car crashes into you in a parking lot. Perhaps the damage doesn’t appear …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 »

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 »

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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