Car Accident Claim: Types of Damages You Can Recover

Types of Damages You Can Recover

Accidents can occur in split seconds and completely change the lives of the people involved. While some are lucky to get away with only property damage, others aren’t that lucky. Getting hurt or sustaining severe injuries and property damage means you can make a car accident claim.

It is best to consult a personal injury attorney in Alaska to help you with a personal injury claim since recovering from an auto accident can be time consuming and painful. Having an experienced lawyer by your side ensures that you don’t have to deal with all the paperwork and effort made to file for the case.

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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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Learn These 3 Tips for Avoiding Seatbelt Injuries

Learn These 3 Tips for Avoiding Seatbelt Injuries

Wearing your seat belt is essential for your protection on the road. It’s also mandated by Alaska state law. While buckling up is indeed the most important step when you get behind the wheel, it’s equally important to make sure you’re doing it the right way. Not doing so can easily result in serious bodily … Read more

Distracted Driver’s Employer Settles With Victim’s Family for $6 Million

Distracted Driver’s Employer Settles With Victim’s Family for $6 Million

A waste collection company has agreed to pay the family of a young woman killed by one of its truckers a $6 million settlement. Additionally, the truck driver has been charged with homicide by vehicle and is facing prison time.

In this issue, the Alaska personal injury lawyers with Barber & Associates will talk about the specifics of the incident – including its disturbing cause.

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Who Is To Blame In A Multi-Car Accident?

Who Is To Blame In A Multi-Car Accident?

When you’re involved in a two-car accident, it’s usually easy for law enforcement officers and insurance adjustors to determine who is at fault. However, how is fault determined when more than two vehicles are involved?

Thankfully, there is a method for sorting through what could be a complicated process.

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Why You Should See A Doctor After A Car Accident – Regardless of How You Feel

Learn What to Discuss With Your Doctor After an Accident

Practically every minute of every day, someone in the U.S. is in an auto accident. That’s according to stats from the National Highway Traffic Association.

If you’re involved in an accident, one of the first things you should do is be seen by your doctor. Many car accident victims make the mistake of not seeing their doctor because they generally feel OK.

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Why Running Red Lights Can Be Deadly

Why Running Red Lights Can Be Deadly

In late December, a drunk driver tragically killed an elderly man after running a red light. The driver, 36, has been charged with second-degree murder and driving while impaired.

While we talk often here about the dangerous consequences of drunk driving, running red lights has long been a deadly problem on U.S. streets, and there’s no end to the trend in sight.

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Find Out The Types of Compensation You’re Owed After a Car Accident

Find Out The Types of Compensation You’re Owed After a Car Accident

According to some experts, you can expect to be involved in a car accident once every 17 years. Of course, accidents can run the gamut from minor fender benders to those resulting in serious injuries and fatalities. If you or someone you love is injured in a car accident because of someone else’s negligence, you … Read more

Man Who Fled A Deadly Wreck Loses $7 Million Wrongful Death Case

Man Who Fled A Deadly Wreck Loses

A rear-end crash caused by a man in a speeding pickup truck led to the death of a man in another car and a wrongful death lawsuit award of $7 million for his widow. The Case at a Glance The accident occurred when the victim’s vehicle – stopped at a traffic signal – was slammed … Read more