In Torrance, California, last month, a Federal Way man was charged with DUI after driving the wrong way down a city street and then striking two vehicles, a fire hydrant, and a light pole before slamming into a restaurant. Luckily, no one besides the driver suffered injuries, and he was arrested after being treated at … Read moreFederal Way man charged with DUI
Since smartphones became commonplace, distracted driving has become an enormous problem on our country’s streets and highways–with more than 3,000 deaths related to inattentive drivers taking place each year across the nation. But although most drivers are now familiar with the dangers of taking their eyes off the road and their hands off the wheel, … Read moreYes, Distracted Walking Is Real – And Really Dangerous
It’s pretty common knowledge that you need to report car accidents to your car insurance company in the wake of a crash. But are there any exceptions to the rule, and if so, how do you know if you should give them a call or not? This week, we’re outlining exactly when you need to … Read moreWhen To Report A Car Accident To Your Insurance Company (And When You Can Skip It)
Did you know that each year, an estimated 4.5 million Americans sustain a dog bite? While many of those injuries do not require significant medical attention or result in significant damages, thousands leave their victims with lost wages, piles of medical bills, scarring, disabilities, and emotional trauma. In cases where the dog’s owner, or the … Read moreFederal Way Dog Bite Attorney: The Most Common Dog Attack Injuries
Certain accidents are beyond our control, such as a slip and fall. Many people are injured every year through slips and falls and to an extent that injuries are extensive, at times even permanent. In such cases, determining ‘who is at fault?’ is often a difficult judgment to make. Although, in most cases, the owner … Read moreHow is liability determined in slip and fall injuries?
According to a survey conducted in the US, at least 1000 people require emergency care treatment due to dog bites injury, everyday. Dog bites usually occur due to negligence of dog owners. They can occur with any one, at any time. If you are a dog lover, a dog owner, or jut someone taking a … Read moreDog bites: The Legal Aftermath
Most Washingtonians are not fully aware of UM (Uninsured Motorist) or UIM (Underinsured Motorists) Insurance coverage, and how each could come into play if involved in a Washington State auto accident. As the name itself suggests, it is your financial defense right when you are injured by a motorist who does not have the ability … Read moreUninsured and Underinsured Motorists Insurance in Washington State
If you have been injured in an auto accident, one of the first questions that you may have is how you will be compensated for injuries, vehicle damage or lost income. If you are lucky then insurance might cover all of your expenses and damages, but even then filing a claim and being paid the … Read moreDetermining compensation amounts following an auto accident
Anyone injured in a car accident will be facing significant medical bills, which may not be completely covered by health insurance. Some health policies have large deductibles or limits on care, so it is helpful to know your options for paying medical bills. Even if you have injury coverage as part of your auto insurance, … Read moreWill Your Injuries From a Car Accident Be Covered By Insurance?