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New Jersey Car Accidents: Why You Should Get A Police Report

Following a car accident, the police officer at the scene of the action will prepare a police report documenting the time and location of the car accident, the parties involved, their insurance information, and any witnesses to the accident. While a police report is inadmissible when a case goes to court, it can still prove…

How Do I Get Treatment Without Health Insurance After A Car Accident?

If you’ve ever had the misfortune of being in a car accident, you know how much of a pain they can be. If you’ve been injured, there are medical expenses. If you have to take time off of work, there are lost wages. And, of course, you’ll need to pay to have your car fixed,…

How To Drive Safely Around Bicyclists

While cars and bicycles have an equal right to use the road, they are anything but equal when the two collide. Bicycles don’t have the weight, bumpers, cages, seat belts, and airbags of cars. Their thin two wheels make them less stable and more sensitive to road debris and damaged pavement. Although bicyclists might briefly…

Common Types Of Slip, Trip and Fall Workplace Hazards

According to OSHA, 15% of all accidental deaths are caused by slips, trips, and falls. Only motor vehicle accidents cause more fatalities. The seriousness of a fall depends on a number of factors such as whether the person falls forward or backward, the height of the fall, the person’s age and health, how the person…

Common Types Of Delayed Injuries From Car Accidents

When people are victims of a car accident, they often believe that if they don’t feel immediate pain, they weren’t hurt. But this isn’t necessarily true. The human body releases endorphins (natural pain killers) which can mask the pain for several days following the accident. Some of the most common types of delayed injuries include:…

Our Attorney Defines The Legal Concept Of Negligence

Persons do not think about accidental events, regularly, taking place.  This is to say persons are injured and property is damaged.  When a car accident occurs, one of the primary questions that comes to mind is:  Which party was at fault?  The legal concept of negligence, with respect to these particular type of accidental events,…

Do’s and Don’ts For Driving In High Winds

According to the Department of Transportation, bad weather causes approximately a quarter of all car accidents. High winds make for less than ideal driving conditions, which means it’s important for drivers to use extreme caution when behind the wheel. Here are some tips to keep in mind the next time you find yourself in this…

Rear-End Collisions Explained By Our Accident Attorney

In the United States, the most common type of car accident is a rear-end collision, according to Rearendcollision.com. Liability When one’s vehicle is hit from behind, the striking driver is almost always at fault. This is because traffic laws state that drivers need to safely come to a stop when a vehicle in front slows or…

You Should Really Consider Hiring An Attorney If Your Injuries Are Severe

Persons, involved in automobile accident, even with competent insurers are wise to consider help from an automobile accident attorney.  The preceding statement is true even when the car accident victim was able to attain a seemingly fair settlement from his or her insurer.  The reason being is that if the accident was considered severe and the…

Avoiding Head On Car Collisions

At about 1:30 AM on February 20, a New York man was killed on Interstate 80 in Saddle Brook when a wrong-way driver crashed head-on into the man’s vehicle. The other driver could face criminal charges as well as charges of driving while intoxicated. Because head-on collisions are some of the most deadly of car crashes,…

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