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Sep 3, 2019

Car Incursions into Structures – Causes and Injuries

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It is commonly understood that any type of car crash poses a danger to drivers, other vehicle occupants, pedestrians, motorcyclists, and bicycle riders. We hear on the news and sometimes may witness in person the aftermath of these accidents. However, a less common type of accident ever seen or reported is referred to as a car incursion. What [...]

Jul 30, 2019

Police and First Responders Face Dangers on the Side of the Road

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Place yourself in the position of a first responder for a moment. You are giving first aid on the side of the road in the aftermath of a car crash. Or, you are working feverishly to free someone from a badly damaged, twisted vehicle. Or, as a police officer, you may be evaluating a suspect for possibly DUI. [...]

Jul 9, 2019

What to Do If You are Injured in a Pedestrian Accident

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Car crashes involving pedestrians can result in serious and devastating injuries, including fractured bones and brain damage. Injured victims may require hospitalization and extensive rehabilitation or physical therapy that lasts months or even years. As a pedestrian accident victim, you may be entitled to pursue compensation from the liable driver in the accident in order to cover your [...]

Jul 2, 2019

Distracted Driving and its Potentially Devastating Consequences

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In 2010, a student at the University of Oklahoma – Mary Beth Davis – was traveling home to Guthrie, OK to visit her parents for the weekend when she suffered a car accident that changed her life. As Ms. Davis told KFOR, “Distracted driving, took my eyes off the road, overcorrected, went down a steep hill and flipped [...]

Jun 4, 2019

How Much Is Pain and Suffering Worth?

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When you get into a serious car accident, or if you are injured because of a defective product or unsafe property, you can make a claim for pain and suffering. How much that claim is worth, however, can be difficult to answer. Generally, the more serious and longer-lasting your injuries are, the higher your personal injury claim is [...]

Apr 22, 2019

April Is Distracted Driving Month

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Driving while distracted is one of the leading causes of death and serious injuries for drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that nearly nine people are killed EACH DAY and more than 1,000 people are injured each day due to a distracted driver. Distracted driving involves any activity that takes the driver’s: [...]

Mar 19, 2019

What Role Does the Collision Report Play in Your Car Crash Lawsuit?

By |March 19th, 2019|Auto Accidents|Comments Off on What Role Does the Collision Report Play in Your Car Crash Lawsuit?

Finding yourself involved in a car accident is never easy. The stress you will encounter simply because you were hit from behind or you tapped someone else’s car while approaching a red light can be enormous. There’s always the worry of dealing with insurance companies and whether or not they will make a payout that helps cover all [...]

Dec 24, 2018

Am I Liable if Someone Borrows My Car and Then Crashes It?

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When a car accident happens, the injured victims have the right to hold a careless driver responsible for their medical bills, lost income, physical pain, emotional suffering, scars, and any other damages. Many times, others may be also be liable for their driver’s negligence. If the driver of the vehicle did not own the car, then the owners [...]

Dec 18, 2018

The Dangers of Work Zones in Oklahoma

By |December 18th, 2018|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Over the past few years, there has been an influx of people moving to Oklahoma for work. More people and more jobs mean more construction: both of buildings (residential and professional) and on roads. Work zones are dangerous places for construction workers and drivers; in 2016, there were 158,000 work zone crashes in the U.S., and 61,000 injuries, [...]

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