What To Expect During a Virtual Consultation With An Injury Lawyer
November 22, 2020 | Medical malpractice,Personal Injury
When you are searching for the right lawyer to handle your case, the reality is that the process can seem daunting. You want to be sure you are working with a trusted professional with who you are comfortable. Most attorneys offer a free consultation to give prospective clients a general review of the case. This… read more
How Does the Collateral Source Rule Work in Washington?
November 5, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
If you or somebody you care about has been injured by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, you may be entitled to various types of compensation for your injuries. However, many states allow for the reduction of damages awarded to a plaintiff for their injuries by the amount of compensation already recovered from… read more
How Will My Pre-Existing Condition Affect My Personal Injury Case?
October 29, 2020 | Insurance,Personal Injury
If you or somebody you care about has been injured due to the actions of another individual, business, or entity, there are likely various types of compensation available for losses. However, obtaining this compensation can be complicated if you have a pre-existing condition or have sustained an injury in the past. Insurance carriers and at-fault… read more
Washington State Motorcycle Laws
September 10, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Motorcycles can be incredibly exhilarating vehicles to operate. However, motorcycle riders also face higher risks of sustaining severe injuries when accidents do occur. Motorcyclists do not have much protection from the force of a passenger vehicle slamming into them, and even cyclists who wear helmets are susceptible to serious injuries. The best way to prevent… read more
What are Common Injuries in a Pedestrian Accident?
August 31, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
The last thing anybody expects is that they will be injured in a pedestrian accident when they are in or around the roadway. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents are not uncommon in Washington, and particularly in the urban areas of the state. According to data from the Washington Department of Transportation, we can see that there was… read more
How Can I Prove Product Liability?
August 10, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
No one should ever have to worry about whether or not an item they purchase will cause harm to themselves or their families. Unfortunately, defective products make it into the hands of consumers every day across the country. If you or somebody you care about has been injured or become ill due to a defective… read more
What is Sudden Unintended Acceleration?
July 27, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
No one expects that they will get into a car accident when they get behind the wheel each day, though vehicle accidents are not an uncommon occurrence. However, what most people will certainly not expect is that a manufacturing defect will cause an unintended send acceleration of their vehicle. Over the last several years, drivers… read more
Catastrophic Injury vs Personal Injury: What’s the Difference?
July 7, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Anytime somebody sustains an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, they should be able to recover compensation for their losses. However, no two personal injury cases are the same, and the victims in these cases can sustain various types of injuries. Some of these injuries are considered catastrophic. Here, we… read more
What Steps Should I Take After a Truck Accident?
May 26, 2020 | Personal Injury
The last thing you want to worry about when you get behind the wheel of a vehicle is that you may be struck and injured by a large commercial truck. However, thousands of semi-trucks cross our roads each day, and these trucks can potentially cause severe injuries for those inside traditional passenger cars. If you… read more
What are the Most Common Work Injuries?
May 14, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Getting injured at work is not something anybody wants to experience, but work injuries are not uncommon. Mistakes and accidents happen, but those injured on the job should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their expenses. What are the most common injuries that happen in the workplace in Washington? Work injuries… read more