Tips to Drive Safe in the Fog
Posted in Car Accidents, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury on November 21, 2023
Foggy driving – it’s not something any of us particularly want to do. However, for those who regularly drive vehicles in Seattle or anywhere throughout Washington, driving through the fog is part of our reality. Driving in the fog presents various types of hazards for drivers and unfortunately, accidents. If you are in a...
How Delayed Hospital Treatment Can Harm You
Posted in Medical Malpractice on November 7, 2023
Most people expect longer wait times when they go to the emergency room, especially if they are not experiencing an immediate life-threatening situation. Most individuals who go to the ER go through a triage process initiated by intake personnel, usually a nurse. However, what if your wait time at the hospital was incredibly long?...
How do I Handle the Insurance Company After a Fatal Car Accident?
Posted in Car Accidents on October 24, 2023
If you or somebody you love has been in a car accident that also involved a fatality, there will undoubtedly be insurance carriers involved. In some cases, there may be a wrongful death claim that involves legal teams for various parties. Inevitably, those involved in a fatal vehicle accident will have to speak to...
Who Is Responsible for a Hydroplane Car Accident in Seattle?
Posted in Car Accidents on October 10, 2023
Hydroplaning occurs when a vehicle slides uncontrollably on a wet surface or area of the roadway. These incidents occur when the water that typically goes between the tire treads remains in between the tire and the roadway, causing the vehicle to slide across the top of the water. Hydroplane incidents can lead to major...
What Is a Subrogation Claim?
Posted in Personal Injury on September 13, 2023
Personal injury victims are often able to recover compensation through an insurance settlement or as a result of a jury verdict. The compensation available typically includes coverage of their medical bills, lost wages, and various other expenses they incurred as a result of the injuries. However, the process of recovering this compensation can take...
Demonstrable Evidence in a Personal Injury Case
Posted in Personal Injury on September 3, 2023
When a person sustains an injury caused by the negligent actions of another, they are often able to recover compensation for their losses. In order to successfully recover this compensation, there will need to be “demonstrable evidence.” This type of evidence can establish the at-fault party’s liability for causing harm to the victim. iF...
Can a Motor Vehicle Collision Cause Arthritis?
Posted in Car Accidents on August 9, 2023
Most people are familiar with arthritis, which is the swelling or tenderness of one or more joints in the body. Arthritis can occur in various areas of the body where cartilage can break down around the joint. However, can a vehicle accident cause arthritis? Here, our personal injury lawyers want to discuss this question...
Washington State Right of Way Laws
Posted in Car Accidents on August 3, 2023
There are laws in place to ensure that vehicles understand the proper procedures for yielding the right of way. Without solid right-of-way laws, drivers in Washington would collide with each other on a daily basis, but admittedly, these laws can be confusing. Here, our Seattle car accident attorneys want to review basic right-of-way laws...
How to Deal With an Insurance Adjuster After a Car Accident
Posted in Car Accidents on July 12, 2023
When a vehicle accident occurs, individuals will typically go through their insurance carriers to recover any compensation they may be owed. If an accident was caused by the negligent actions of another party, victims will report the claim to their insurance carrier and will also likely have to speak to the insurance claims adjuster...
What to Do If You’re In a Car Accident While Pregnant
Posted in Car Accidents on July 12, 2023
Vehicle accidents are not uncommon, but they can be incredibly terrifying for those who get into an accident while pregnant. Vehicle accidents can put incredible stress and strain on the human body, and the trauma of the incident can certainly affect an unborn child. Here, we want to discuss the steps that pregnant women...