Motor Vehicle Accidents
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...
Herniated Disc After Car Accident: What You Need To Know
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on April 5, 2023
The discs in our spines provide cushioning between each vertebra, which are the bones in our spines. However, if spinal discs become herniated or ruptured due to a traumatic incident, this can lead to significant setbacks. Here, our Seattle car accident attorneys want to talk about what happens if a spinal disc is herniated...
Washington Car Accident Laws
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on March 12, 2023
Washington residents spend a lot of time on the road. Regular commuters and travelers on Washington roads are often involved in traffic accidents. Car accidents in Washington have laws to protect drivers and passengers and hold the responsible party accountable. Washington State’s Fault-Based System Washington state uses a fault-based system to determine responsibility for...
[Study] The Deadliest Highways in the United States
Posted in Firm News, Motor Vehicle Accidents on March 1, 2023
Unfortunately, fatal collisions occur every day throughout the United States. For a variety of reasons, however, some areas on roads and highways see far more fatal crashes than others. Which American roads are the deadliest? Where are motorists killed most often? Our Seattle personal injury lawyers worked with data visualization agency 1Point21 Interactive and...
How to Handle Your Medical Bills After a Car Accident in WA
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on February 21, 2023
If you have been injured in a car accident caused by the negligence of another driver in Washington, you need to know how your medical bills will be paid. Unfortunately, this can be a challenging aspect of car accident claims. Medical bills often start coming in right away, but car accident claims may not...
What Causes Rollover Collisions?
Posted in Distracted Driving, Motor Vehicle Accidents on November 4, 2022
Rollover accidents are perhaps one of the most terrifying types of incidents that occur on the roadway. These incidents can lead to catastrophic injuries for those inside the vehicle. These types of incidents can involve a single vehicle or multiple vehicles. It is imperative to understand how rollover accidents are most likely to occur...
Symptoms of a Chest Injury After a Car Accident
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on November 4, 2022
Vehicle accidents can lead to a wide range of injuries. This can include injuries to the chest area. Often, car accident chest injuries are not immediately visible, and there may not be any signs or symptoms right away. However, there are some signs and symptoms that you and your loved ones need to be...
How Long Will My Car Accident Case Take To Settle?
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on October 15, 2022
If you sustain an injury as a result of the actions of another driver, you likely need money for your medical bills and property damage expenses. You may also wonder how long it will take your case to settle. However, there is no clear answer to how long these claims take. For cases resolved...
What Kind of Evidence Do I Need I Need To Collect After an Accident?
Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on October 3, 2022
It can be confusing to understand what type of evidence you need after a car accident occurs in Washington state. The reality is that you need as much evidence as possible to prove the liability of the other driver or drivers involved. Car accident cases typically hinge on the evidence available to insurance carriers...
PTSD and Other Mental Challenges After a Crash
Posted in Firm News, Motor Vehicle Accidents on July 13, 2022
When most people think of car accidents, they think of injuries like broken bones, concussions, bruises, lacerations, and other types of physical trauma. However, it is not uncommon for vehicle crash victims to suffer from significant emotional in psychological trauma, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Here, we want to discuss how often PTSD occurs...