Types of Personal Injury Cases

Types of Personal Injury Cases

The term “personal injury” is a very broad one that covers a variety of different case types. Victims of accidents or defective products of almost any type may be grouped together as “personal injury victims” although they may have very different cases. For example, there is not much similarity on the surface between someone who … Read more

Teen Paralyzed in Diving Accident

Teen Paralyzed in Diving Accident

A teen who was visiting Anchorage for an extended vacation with his parents suffered both a broken leg in a motorcycle accident as well as a broken neck from diving into a pool. Isavra Basargin, 16, was staying in Anchorage at a hotel with his parents and dove into a pool with only five feet … Read more

Talking to An Insurance Company

Talking to An Insurance Company

If you have been the victim of an accident, the chances are good that an insurance company representative will be contacting you very quickly. It is also true that, no matter how nice this person seems to be, he or she does not have your best interests at heart. Insurance companies make money not by … Read more

What Should You Do After a Crash?

What Should You Do After a Crash

It happens to most of us at some point: we are involved in a traffic accident. For many of us, these accidents will be very minor and soon forgotten after the insurance information is exchanged and the car is fixed. However, about half of all crashes involve some form of personal injury, and these accidents … Read more

ATV Injuries Often Deadly

ATV Injuries Often Deadly

Those who choose to ride ATVs should be aware that these vehicles have been known to cause deadly accidents, as in the recent case of a 27-year-old St. Mary’s man who died at the scene near the Adreafasky and Yukon Rivers. A passenger on the ATV at the time also received minor injuries. While weather … Read more

Motorcycle Crash Reminds Riders To Stay Safe

Motorcycle Crash Reminds Riders To Stay Safe

Alaska State troopers have yet to determine the cause of a motorcycle crash that took the life of a 29-year-old Wasilla man when his bike collided with a Jeep Wrangler. The driver of the car does not appear to have been injured in the crash. This terrible tragedy reminds motorcycle riders everywhere of the importance … Read more

One Quarter Of Accidents Caused By Cell Phone Use

One Quarter Of Accidents Caused By Cell Phone Use

A new study affirms what many people already know: using a cell phone behind the wheel is very dangerous. In a new report from the National Safety Council, the group found that 26 percent of all car accidents nationwide involved the use of cell phones. However, one surprise from the report is that only five … Read more