Is It A Mistake to Admit Fault After a Car Accident?
October 15, 2020 | Car Accidents
One of the most common mistakes individuals make after a car accident is admitting fault. Thinking they are doing the noble thing by apologizing for the accident they believe they caused. In reality, what they are doing is making it impossible for themselves to collect damages later on. “But wait a minute, what if I… read more
If Airbags Didn’t Deploy in a Car Accident, is the Car Company Liable?
October 13, 2020 | Car Accidents
Several parties could share liability for car accident injuries. The driver who caused the accident could be liable for damages caused by the crash. However, the car company could be liable if a car defect contributed to the cause of the accident. In some cases, the manufacturer of a car part could be liable if… read more
Five Things to Know About Car Accident Settlement Agreements
October 10, 2020 | Car Accidents
When another party causes your car accident, you might be entitled to receive compensation for your injuries, losses, and other damages. The insurance company for the at-fault driver pays the car accident claim in most cases. The insurance company offers a settlement amount for the accident victim’s damages. When you settle with the insurance company,… read more
What Should I Do if My Child Was Hurt in a Car Accident?
October 7, 2020 | Car Accidents
Every year hundreds of children die in car accidents across the country. As recently as 2018, at least 116,000 kids were injured in some way as the result of a car accident. These are more than just numbers, they represent families whose lives have been altered, in some cases irrevocably, by motor vehicle collisions. While… read more
What If I’m In An Accident In A Rental Car?
September 11, 2020 | Car Accidents
Car accidents can be stressful. Even a fender bender can disrupt your daily routine and result in financial losses. However, when the car you are driving is a rental car, that fact adds extra stress and complications. When you drive a rental vehicle, you are responsible for any damage to the vehicle while it is… read more
What’s Causing Neck & Lower Back Pain After a Car Accident?
September 10, 2020 | Car Accidents
Neck and back injuries are common in a variety of traffic accidents, including head-on collisions, rear-end accidents, and rollover accidents. In some cases, injuries to the neck or back can result in disabling conditions. Some victims may be unable to perform routine daily activities or return to work. Identifying the cause of the neck and… read more
Common Types of Car Accident Injuries
August 19, 2020 | Car Accidents
Traffic accidents are a common part of daily life for individuals in cities and towns throughout the United States. There were over 6.7 million traffic crashes in the United States in 2018. As a result, 36,560 people died. Another 2.7 million people were injured in traffic accidents in 2018. In Oklahoma in 2018, there were… read more
Attorneys Answer: When Do You Need to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?
August 12, 2020 | Car Accidents
Deciding whether you need to hire a car accident lawyer can be challenging. Some accident claims can be settled without the assistance of a lawyer. How do you know if your case falls into that category? Take Advantage of a Free Consultation After any car accident, it is wise to talk with an experienced personal… read more
Oklahoma Man Charged with Murder in Deaths of 3 in Car Crash
July 29, 2020 | Car Accidents
Leroy Townsend has been charged with several criminal offenses regarding the DUI accident in February. Townsend, a 57-year-old resident of Tuttle, is charged with second-degree murder regarding the accident that took the lives of three teenagers. He is also charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, leaving the scene of a fatal accident, and… read more