Why Allowing Insurance Companies to Move Your Vehicle from a Tow Yard Is in Your Best Interest
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on October 25, 2023
By William J. Price Imagine this scenario: You've been in a car accident, and the aftermath is nothing short of a chaotic whirlwind. Your car now sits in a tow yard, a stark reminder of the collision that turned your day upside down. Your insurance company is requesting your permission to relocate your vehicle...
No More Warnings! Ticketing Now Begins for Ohio’s New Distracted Driving Law
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, In the news, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on October 5, 2023
On April 4, the state of Ohio implemented a new distracted driving law, significantly changing how we handle mobile devices while behind the wheel. This law now categorizes the use of cell phones or any electronic devices while driving as a primary offense, which means that law enforcement officers have the authority to pull...
Why You Shouldn’t Post on Social Media About Your Accident
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on September 14, 2023
In today's digital age, sharing every aspect of our lives on social media has become second nature. However, posting about your accident on social media can have unintended and detrimental consequences regarding personal injury cases. In this blog post, we'll explore why you should exercise caution and refrain from discussing your accident on social...
Understanding the Importance of Staying Safe Around School Buses
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Truck Accident on August 22, 2023
By William J. Price As parents and commuters, it's essential to know how to safely navigate around school buses during their stops to pick up or drop off children. School buses are responsible for the safe transportation of young students, and understanding their signaling systems is crucial to ensuring the safety of everyone on...
Everything You Need to Know About E-Bike Laws in Ohio
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident on August 4, 2023
E-bikes, or electric bikes, have gained immense popularity in recent years as a convenient and eco-friendly mode of transportation. While these electric-powered bicycles offer numerous benefits, they also have specific risks, mainly related to accidents and safety. In this blog post, we will explore what e-bikes are, examine accident statistics, discuss Ohio laws concerning...
Elk + Elk Managing Partner Jay Kelley Talks About the Legal Dangers of Summer Injuries
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Health & Wellness, Motorcycle Accident on June 20, 2023
As summertime arrives, so does an increase in injuries, often leading to liability cases. The significance of taking adequate safety precautions must be balanced for both individuals and businesses to avoid potential legal liabilities associated with summer accidents. Elk + Elk managing partner, Jay Kelley, recently delved into common summer injuries and their legal...
The Power of Evidence Patterns and How They Shape Law Cases
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Consumer Protection, Health & Wellness, Medical Malpractice, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on May 31, 2023
By William J. Price Evidence is vital in law cases. It can sway what happens and affect how juries decide and resolve disputes. Looking for patterns in the evidence helps us understand how serious a situation can be and the significant role it plays in law cases. Patterns In Auto Accident Evidence How certain...
What Types of Compensation Can You Receive After a Car Accident?
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on April 5, 2023
Auto accidents can be devastating and life-altering for anyone involved. In addition to physical injuries, victims may face emotional and financial stress as they recover. Fortunately, compensation is available for those injured in an auto accident. Types of Compensation Auto accident victims may be entitled to several types of compensation. The most common types...
Why Gathering Evidence Is Essential After an Auto Accident
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on March 29, 2023
Car accidents can be incredibly stressful and overwhelming, especially if injuries or property damage are involved. However, it's crucial to take the time to document as much evidence as possible immediately following the accident. Doing so can significantly impact the outcome of any potential insurance claims or legal proceedings that may follow. Why Should...
Gov. Mike DeWine Signs New Ohio Texting and Driving Ban
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Community Outreach, In the news on January 12, 2023
Gov. Mike DeWine recently signed a new legislation to help stop drivers from texting while driving. The new bill will take effect in less than 90 days. DeWine mentioned that the law would change the culture around distracted driving in Ohio and help reduce preventable fatalities that come with distracted driving. Texting and driving...