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May 14, 2014

Motorcycle Safety Tips

By |May 14th, 2014|Legal Matters, Motorcycle Accidents|0 Comments

An Oklahoma City motorcyclist was killed while trying to exit on Broadway Extension toward Interstate 44. According to police, the victim was momentarily distracted when their motorcycle jumped a curb and rolled over several times before stopping, after which he was pronounced dead at the scene. Rider error is one of the most common causes of fatal motorcycle accidents, and [...]

Apr 14, 2014

Brain Injuries — What to Look For

By |April 14th, 2014|Legal Matters, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Brain injuries lead to approximately 50,000 U.S. deaths and 230,000 hospitalizations each year, and yield annual medical and rehabilitative costs of more than $76 billion. Nearly half of all brain injuries result from motor vehicle crashes. Another major source of brain injuries are contact sports, such as football. Need for medical advice Even seemingly minor brain injuries can result in debilitation [...]

Mar 14, 2014

Claiming Damages For Food Poisoning In Oklahoma

By |March 14th, 2014|Legal Matters, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A health reporter for Channel 9 News in Oklahoma City was nearly killed by food poisoning after she ate undercooked ground beef at a barbecue. Initial symptoms included terrible heartburn, which progressed to diarrhea, vomiting and disorientation. She was rushed to the hospital, where blood tests showed that her liver and kidneys had shut down — and she [...]

Feb 18, 2014

Oklahoma’s Bicycle Laws

By |February 18th, 2014|Bicycle Accident, Legal Matters|0 Comments

A cyclist was killed by an oncoming vehicle while participating in an Oklahoma City charity biking event. According to police, prior to the accident, the cyclist lost control of his bicycle and veered into a lane of oncoming traffic on Northwest 39th Expressway. Under Oklahoma law and the Oklahoma City Bicycle Ordinance, bicyclists must follow the same rules of the road as [...]

May 3, 2013

Asleep at the Wheel — No Joke

By |May 3rd, 2013|Auto Accidents, Legal Matters|0 Comments

Accident attorneys in Oklahoma City cite the most common reasons for serious truck and other motor vehicle accidents in our state: Failure to follow the rules of the road Violation of state or federal safety regulations Poor maintenance of vehicle Defective parts in vehicle Fatigue Drivers of any kind of vehicle are plagued with fatigue when they do [...]

Apr 19, 2013

Getting Hurt Trying to Get Help

By |April 19th, 2013|Defective Products, Legal Matters|0 Comments

They went because they were in pain, suffering back and neck trouble. Current estimates are that over 14,000 people across the United States sought joint pain relief by receiving steroid injections near their spinal column. Never even approved by the Food and Drug Association (FDA) for epidural injection, contaminated steroid lots have now sickened over 400 people, and [...]

Apr 12, 2013

Deny, Delay and Defend

By |April 12th, 2013|Insurance, Legal Matters|0 Comments

At one point or another, it is likely that you will make a claim on an insurance policy.  Whether it be homeowners, automobile or any other type of policy, we all pay premiums to ensure we are covered when we need it.  However, more often than not, people who faithfully pay premiums encounter insurance bad faith. Insurance is [...]

Apr 5, 2013

We All Fall Down

By |April 5th, 2013|Legal Matters, Personal Injury|0 Comments

From infancy through adulthood, we all occasionally slip, trip or fall.  However, the older we get, the more frightening a fall can be. Slip and fall injuries can take the form of a minor bruise — or a devastating brain injury. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, over 7,000 older adults are injured in fall accidents, [...]

Mar 29, 2013

Hurt On the Job

By |March 29th, 2013|Legal Matters, Workers Compensation|0 Comments

In our blog, we talk about different types of accidents. Oil field and construction accidents happen on the job. A slip and fall or automobile accident can occur on the job, as well.  As Oklahoma City workers compensation attorneys, we understand the impact of being hurt at work. Workers compensation is coverage provided to almost all Oklahoma workers [...]

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