What is a Breach of Duty in a Car Accident Case?

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Car accidents are stressful, dangerous, and often expensive. It can be difficult to know where to start in building a case against the driver who caused the accident in order to seek compensation for damages, but a good place to start is by proving that a breach of duty of care occurred. A breach of […]

What is Tire Tread Separation?

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Tire tread separation occurs when the belts underneath a tire’s tread separate from the casing or body of the tire. Tread separation can result in severely dangerous accidents and tire blow-outs which can cause a driver to lose control. Old or overused tires, reckless driving, potholes, and poor tire repairs can all cause tire tread […]

How to Document the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident

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After a serious injury occurs, it’s important to take the time to document the scene where it happened. Whether the injury occurred after a car accident, work accident, or another situation, pictures, videos, and records supporting the facts of the situation are invaluable to building an effective personal injury claim. If the victim of a […]

Pothole Accidents and Injuries

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Potholes are common hazards for anyone on the road, including pedestrians, bicyclists, and motor vehicle drivers and passengers. Potholes can range in size from quite small, just a few inches across, to quite large, closer to the size of manhole covers. Potholes can cause bicyclists and drivers to lose control, not to mention the damage […]

Who is Liable in an Accident Involving Defective Auto Parts?

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There are many causes for car accidents, including driver inattention, substance abuse, and traffic violations, to name a few. However, a less often discussed but just as real cause of car accidents involve defective auto parts. There are two specific kinds of auto defects, and within those, there are a variety of common auto part […]

Did Tiger Woods’s Restaurant Destroy Vital Video Evidence?

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When investigating a dram shop case, investigators will consider factors like: Was the customer visibly intoxicated? Was the bartender providing free drinks? Was the bartender making the drinks too strong? As such, video evidence is vital to a case involving bartender liability. This is why The Woods Jupiter, owned by Tiger Woods, is in hot […]

Who is at Fault in a Pedestrian Accident?

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When a pedestrian is hit by a car, the victim and/or his or her family must contact an experienced attorney at once. The insurance company for the car driver is likely going to attempt to place the blame for the accident on the pedestrian to avoid paying a rightful claim.

Is Your Car Being Recalled?

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When your car is listed on a recall, you should take it to the dealership as soon as possible. However, if you are injured due to a defective car or auto part, the manufacturer may still be liable to you, even if they instigated a voluntary recall.

Why are Cars With Takata Airbags Being Recalled?

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Takata airbags, used in millions of cars throughout the globe, including Honda, Toyota and more, have defects that can cause serious injury and death in the event of a car accident. The airbags can actually deploy shrapnel at the car driver and passengers upon deployment. In this video, attorney Curt Miner, who was appointed as […]

How Bad is the Distracted Driving Problem?

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Distracted driving, including texting while driving, continues to be on the rise throughout the country. It may even be a larger problem than drunk driving, as so many people text while driving, even in areas where it is outlawed. In this video, a Georgia attorney explains how she sees distracted driving accidents all the time […]