7 Common Injuries from Defective Products

When you buy a product, you expect it work. You also have every right to expect it to be safe. But too often consumers get hurt while going about their lives and using everyday products as advertised. It’s terrifying when it happens, and, unfortunately, it can be expensive and time-consuming too. Here are some of [...]

6 Ways to Avoid Auto Accidents During the Holidays

From Thanksgiving to Christmas, Hanukkah, and the New Year, traffic gets worse and worse as the holiday season progresses. This means that your chances of getting into (or causing) an auto accident go up tremendously. Avoid the cost, injury, and potential lawsuits by being more careful out on the road. Here are a few ways [...]

How Does a Personal Injury Attorney Get Paid?

You’ve been injured in an accident, and the other person was at fault. You think you might have a case and have considered suing, but you can’t afford a lawyer. Now you’re seeing commercials from other personal injury attorneys who say, “We don’t get paid unless you do!” How does it work? If you hire [...]

18 Things You Need to Know About Distracted Driving

Whether we realize it or not, most of us get distracted while we’re driving at least some of the time. Unfortunately, losing focus while driving is one of top reasons auto accidents occur every year. To avoid expensive insurance claims, potential lawsuits, and other legal consequences, you need to avoid letting yourself get distracted while [...]

7 Situations When a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You

You’ve been in an accident -- at work, on the road, in a store -- and you know it wasn’t your fault. Someone else was the reason you’re hurt, not working, and racking up medical bills. So you follow the rules you’re given: you file a claim, send in the paperwork, and wait. But the [...]

9 Reasons Auto Accidents are So Common

Every day that you drive to and from work or drop the kids off at school, you witness a near-miss, see a fender-bender on the side of the road, or nearly get hit yourself. Why are auto accidents so common? Is it just because there are so many vehicles out on the road? The real [...]

How to Avoid Truck Accidents on the Road

Spend any time on the highway, and you’ll see them -- 18-wheelers, semis, and other commercial vehicles. Those drivers have a responsibility to follow the laws and drive safe because truck accidents are often devastating. But they happen all the time. You can’t control what another driver does, but you can do your part to [...]

What to Do When Insurance Doesn’t Help After an Auto Accident

An auto accident that comes out of nowhere can be jarring and terrifying. When it’s not your fault, it’s also frustrating and annoying. You carry insurance, and you expect other drivers to do the same. Once the accident happens, you also expect the insurance companies to do their job. But that’s not always what happens. [...]

13 Potential Vehicle Defects You Need to Know About

Every quarter, the Safety Institute’s Vehicle Safety Watch List Analytics and NHTSA Enforcement Monitoring Program puts out a report that discusses potential vehicle defects and recalls from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA). The report is meant to help people learn about early signs of potential problems in vehicles on U.S. roads. Ken and [...]

7 Reasons to Call a Personal Injury Attorney

Not every accident you’re in requires a personal injury attorney. Or does it? Knowing when to make the call and hire a lawyer can be confusing. Wait too long, though, and you might not be able to get what you’re owed at all. If you’re ever the victim in an accident and suffer any kind [...]

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