Auto Injury | April 4, 2022
A car spontaneously catching fire and seriously injuring its occupants or those nearby sounds like a nightmare, but this surreal situation is exactly why automakers Hyundai and Kia told hundreds of thousands of drivers to “park outside and away from structures.” Not everyone has this option, and even if you are able to follow this warning, it doesn’t guarantee that no one will get hurt in a
Getting rear-ended while stopped at a red light is a startling, and potentially life-changing, experience. If you’re thinking “I got rear ended how much money will i get”, read on and we’ll show you how some of our specific cases ended. Making a car crash claim is about more than paying the medical bills. While it’s hard to say
When you suffer life-changing neck and back injuries in a rear-end accident, you often face an uphill battle getting the compensation you deserve. We have recovered more than $30,000,000 for accident victims since our firm opened in 1994. If an accident left you with a herniated disc, years of shooting pain and incapacitating weakness could be
Taking an Uber or Lyft home from the bar, club, or party on New Year’s Eve is a smart and responsible decision when a person has been drinking. However, for rideshare drivers themselves, the last night of the year can hold a lot of risks.
If you drive for Uber, Lyft, or another rideshare service, be alert for drunk drivers on the road and for intoxicated passengers
Online retailer Amazon.com grew into a household name over the past several decades due largely to the company’s ability to deliver packages to customers within days—sometimes hours. However, recently, there have been reports that Amazon drivers are placing the public at risk as they hurry to customers’ homes and businesses in an attempt to get packages to their destination on time.
For example, in a recent (
Auto Injury | December 6, 2021
As winter approaches and temperatures drop, icy conditions are inevitable. When those icy conditions contribute to motor vehicle crashes, as they do several times each year, it can be difficult for motorists to sort out liability.
Rear-end collisions are particularly common. Despite the colloquial term “fender bender,” which is sometimes used to refer to these kinds of accidents, rear-end crashes can cause severe injuries.
Whether your teen is gearing up to take a driver’s ed course this school year or is already fully licensed, the prospect of them being behind the wheel can make parents feel an odd mixture of pride and anxiety. Unfortunately, your worries aren’t totally unfounded. Traffic accidents involving teen drivers are all too common.
In 2019, a total of 586 10- to 15-year-olds
With the new school year approaching, plenty of children will be walking to school each day. Despite the benefits of exercise and fresh air, there are dangers of walking to school. Deadly pedestrian accidents have been on the rise in recent years, and bus stops and school zones aren’t exempt from the risks.
Nearly 6,000 pedestrians died in motor vehicle collisions in the United
Auto Injury | January 18, 2021
When what was supposed to be just another ride assignment instead turns into a devastating collision, rideshare drivers have a lot on the line. Whether driving for Uber, Lyft, or another rideshare company is your livelihood or just a side hustle, spending more time on the road raises your chances of getting hurt in a traffic accident.
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Auto Injury | December 7, 2020
Those who have been involved in a car accident know that the recovery process can be lengthy. However, every accident is different, and it can be difficult to know which pains are “normal” after an accident and which symptoms may be a sign of something more serious.
Minor injuries, such as scrapes and bruises, will heal within a week or two, but more serious injuries are a
Auto Injury | November 24, 2020
No one leaves their home expecting to get in a car accident. But in most accidents, you have an instant to recognize what’s happening and brace yourself. With collisions coming out of your blind spot, you have no such warning.
Blind spot collisions are more common than you might think: National Highway Safety Administration statistics report that over 800,000 blind spot accidents occur each year. While blind
Auto Injury | July 21, 2020
Motor vehicle accidents are never a pleasant experience, but they can reach a whole new level of frustration and difficulty should the other driver decide to leave the scene of the collision. Drivers involved in a collision in which a person has been injured or property damaged are legally required to return to the scene of the accident as soon, and as safely, as they can.
When two Air Force Sergeants accompanied friends to the “soft opening” of Trenton’s Rho Restaurant/Discotecha for drinks, they had no idea that the night would change their lives forever. Because they got separated from one of their friends during the course of the evening, they didn’t know that in the time they were split up, the friend consumed enough alcohol to put his BAC at more than
Our client has no memory of the station wagon that ran him over as he biked through an affluent neighborhood in the Philadelphia suburbs. His simple bike ride to a friend’s house had turned suddenly violent‚ the impact knocking the teenager from his bicycle and into the street. Emergency responders airlifted him to a nearby hospital.
The driver‚ S. Lammers‚ had fled the scene in the face
Sitting in traffic on a rainy afternoon can be enough of an issue without being involved in an accident. On a rainy March day‚ our client was stopped in traffic on Route 73 near the entrance to the New Jersey Turnpike. Suddenly she was struck violently from the rear‚ causing serious damage to her car and even more serious physical damage to her.
Because the roads were