Having A Safe And Happy New Year

While you are enjoying the holiday season, it is important to remember that, even when you are having fun, you must be aware of safety issues for yourself and your family.  The holidays are a happy time for most, but for some, accidents and injuries take the joy out of the season.  In order to … Read more

How Personal Injury Impacts Your Life

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For many people, the term “personal injury accident” conjures up images of a minor injury from a car accident or a slip and fall.  In most cases, these people reason, the negligent party has insurance coverage to pay for liability and compensate the victim.  However, this picture is not always so simple, and it is often not even accurate.

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What Happens if You Get a Spinal Cord Injury?

What Happens if You Get a Spinal Cord Injury?

Many injuries can result from a bad car accident or a slip-and-fall. Sometimes it’s hard to tell the extent of your injuries unless you meet with a medical professional. Because of this, some injuries can go unnoticed for a significant amount of time. But if one of your injuries from an accident is to your spinal cord, this can have serious consequences.

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A Grave Look into Auto Accidents in Alaska

A Grave Look into Auto Accidents in Alaska

Traversing Alaskan roads is not the simplest of tasks. Auto accidents caused by cars, trucks, and other vehicles are the primary cause of preventable death in the state. Statistics give an insight into the staggering numbers of car accidents over the years due to risky road conditions during various times of the year.

The nature of the auto accident plays into the seriousness of the injury and possible resulting fatalities. There are a number of categories that become reasons for resulting auto crashes in Alaska. As an inhabitant of this state, it is important to know the frequency and ramifications of these accidents in order to have an auto accident lawyer in Alaska at standby for a crisis can strike uninvited.

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Barber & Associates COVID-19 Update

Barber & Associates COVID-19 Update

In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, Barber & Associates has transitioned to remote operations. Even though our office lobby is closed, we do have attorneys and staff are available to assist you remotely through phone or email. If we believe it’s necessary to meet with you in person, we will make those arrangements for on-site … Read more

Tragic Mistake By Stoned Large Truck Driver Leads to $32 Million Verdict

Tragic Mistake By Stoned Large Truck Driver

We’ve long held the view that drunk driving is a scourge on the nation. Simply put, when drinking and driving are combined, bad things often happen.

When you toss a large dump truck into the mix, things can go from bad to catastrophic in a hurry.

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Jury Returns $70 Million Verdict in Truck Accident Case

Jury Returns $70 Million Verdict in Truck Accident Case

The skyrocketing rise in jury awards for victims of large truck companies was a topic we wrote about just as the new year began. The reasons, as we noted, are numerous.

Just as we published the article, we heard the news of a stunning $70 million jury award for the family who was devastated when a big rig truck slammed into their SUV.

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Woman Gets $2 Million After Fall at Convenience Store

Woman Gets $2 Million After Fall at Convenience Store

A woman who fell in a convenience store has been awarded almost $2 million by a jury. According to reports, she was purchasing sodas before slipping and falling in water that had pooled in front of an ice bin. Injuries Sustained by the Accident The woman fell on her tailbone with her right hand outstretched. … Read more

Discover How Fault is Determined in a Car Accident

How Fault is Determined in a Car Accident

If you’ve been in a car accident, determining who is at fault is crucial to you getting the justice and compensation you deserve.

While the location and intensity of the damage done to the vehicle can provide clues about how the accident unfolded, it doesn’t tell the whole story.

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