Average Neck and Back Injury Results from Car Accidents

Despite the invention and use of airbags and seat belts, neck and spinal cord injuries are still common after car accidents. According to a 2022 article from the United Spinal Association, nearly four out of every ten spinal cord injuries occur as the result of a car crash. The spinal cord is just one part… read more

Breaking Down Attorney-Client Privilege: What It Means and How It Can Affect Your Case

Attorney-client privilege is a rule of evidence that prevents your lawyer from testifying about private communications between the two of you. A closely related concept is called attorney-client confidentiality. The purpose of both rules is to encourage clients to speak candidly with their lawyers. Attorney-Client Privilege The attorney-client privilege prevents your attorney from revealing confidential… read more

My Attorney Screwed Up My Case…What Are My Rights?

Were you injured in a slip and fall, a car accident, or another personal injury situation? An accident or injury can cause you to experience severe pain and suffering. You might also incur lost wages, medical bills, and other expenses.  Under Oklahoma tort laws, you can pursue a claim for damages against the party who… read more

10 Worst Celebrity Car Accidents

Car accidents happen. Sometimes they are genuine accidents that no one could have prevented. However, most car accidents result from reckless driving and other negligent conduct. All drivers owe a duty of care to others on the road to follow traffic laws and take reasonable steps to avoid motor vehicle crashes. Avoiding risky driving behaviors… read more

All About Back and Neck Injuries from Rear-End Collisions

Any one of the 169 car crashes that happen every day across Oklahoma, including in Oklahoma City, according to the state’s Highway Safety Office’s recent statistics, could result in harm to you. While these statistics show about two-thirds of all traffic crashes result only in property damage, the other portion does result in injuries, some… read more

Oklahoma Highway Patrol Reports: What You Need to Know

A car accident can turn a typical day on its head, leaving you with potential injuries and property damage to deal with and a whole new set of worries.  Accident reports can play a big part in documenting what happened in a collision. They can be completed by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the local police… read more

How To Write a Settlement Demand Letter

Many personal injury cases in Oklahoma City settle through negotiations with the other party’s insurance company. Your personal injury lawyer begins the negotiations by preparing and sending a settlement demand letter to the company.  Drafting a compelling demand letter takes experience and skill. However, a correctly drafted settlement demand letter can increase the chance that… read more

An Overview of Bad Faith Insurance Claims in Oklahoma City

Insurance companies are for-profit businesses. Even though they claim to be there for their customers, they aim to make money. Paying insurance claims cuts into the company’s profit margin. An insurance adjuster works to limit the company’s liability for the claim. They may use various tactics to deny or undervalue claims. However, there is a… read more

How Much Does a Semitruck Weigh?

If you’re a commercial truck driver in Oklahoma, it’s important to know the laws related to truck weights and sizing restrictions. Federal and Oklahoma transit authorities enforce strict weight requirements for semitrucks. These regulations are designed to ensure truckers, drivers, and pedestrians remain safe while on the road. If you drive a semitruck, following weight… read more

4 Types of Brain Injuries and 3 Levels of Severity

A traumatic brain injury, often called a TBI, is an injury that affects your brain after you receive a blow to the head or other trauma. However, the phrase “brain injury” is widely used to refer to a range of brain injuries, each of which can occur in various ways. You must identify the type… read more