Category: Personal Injury

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Keeping Teen Drivers Safe as they Head Back to School

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an average of six teenagers died every day in 2015 from motor vehicle injuries. And AAA reports that new teen drivers aged sixteen to seventeen are three times more likely to be involved in a fatal traffic accident than adults. Back to school season can be a particularly dangerous time for high school students, as high concentrations of young, inexperienced drivers increase the frequency of traffic accidents in and around school zones. Continue reading “Keeping Teen Drivers Safe as they Head Back to School”

Be Safe on Your Motorcycle Trip!

Summer is the season of road trips. For motorcyclists, good weather means good opportunities to ride – especially outside of the Arizona heat! But increased traffic also increases your chances of being involved in a motorcycle accident. If you or a loved one is involved in a motorcycle accident, it is important to consult with an experienced motorcycle accident attorney who understands the unique needs of riders. Continue reading “Be Safe on Your Motorcycle Trip!”

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What is a Personal Injury Lawyer?

What is Personal Injury?

Personal injury means injury to a person as opposed to injury to property.  It is a term that covers many kinds of injury from a ligament strain to a fatality.  It can be caused by a car or truck accident, falling down, a medical mistake or any other kind of incident in which you are injured.  Not every injury requires a lawyer, though.  Typically, a person who has been injured seeks out the services of a lawyer when he or she has been injured due to someone else’s wrongdoing. Continue reading “What is a Personal Injury Lawyer?”