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Types of Knee Injuries from Car Accidents

Types of Knee Injuries from Car Accidents

Violent car accidents tend to lead to severe knee injuries that often require medical and surgical interventions. These knee injuries can put many people out of jobs that require a lot of physical activity like walking or carrying heavy objects. This often leads to lost wages in addition to [...]

The Phases of a Car Accident Claim

The Different Phases of a Car Accident Claim

Going through the extensive process of filing a car accident or personal injury claim can be frustrating for anyone who has never done so before. There are certain documents and evidence your claims adjuster will expect and missing even one document can put you at risk for a denied claim. Then [...]

Emergency First Aid for Bone Fractures

Emergency First Aid for Bone Fractures

Some of the more common personal injuries after a car accident are bone fractures. Depending on the type of bone fracture, a person may be able to recover within a month or several months. All bone fractures should be handled with caution because the injury can be worsened if not handled [...]

How to Have Lost Wages Covered After a Car Accident

How to Recover Lost Wages After a Car Accident

Certain car accidents can lead to catastrophic damages that can cost people thousands of dollars. These damages tend to consist of personal injury expenses, vehicle damages, property damage, and lost wages. Lost wages are most often associated with severe injuries that require prolonged recovery times. Injuries that lead to disabilities can [...]

Emergency First Aid for Traumatic Brain Injuries

Emergency First Aid for Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can be some of the most detrimental personal injuries after a car accident. Severe TBIs can be life-threatening when seizures happen or breathing stops. This is why it is vital to help someone with a suspected TBI find immediate medical attention. In many cases, they may [...]

Different Levels of Burn Injuries from Car Accidents

Different Levels of Burn Injuries from Car Accidents

Burn injuries run the risk of death from shock or infection. They can be caused by fires, chemicals, or steam. Not only does treatment take a long time, but even with a long recovery time, some people are left with scars that only plastic surgery can remedy. Treatments for [...]

Common Types of Personal Injuries After a Car Accident

Common Types of Personal Injuries After a Car Accident

When trying to figure out how to handle the aftermath of a car accident, you may be wondering what types of personal injuries warrant significant compensation. Almost any kind of injury caused by the negligence of someone else is something that demands compensation, but severe injuries may demand additional compensation. These [...]

Determining Negligence for Pedestrian Accidents

Determining Negligence for Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents can lead to serious injuries like broken bones and traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). Unlike drivers and passengers, pedestrians are left unprotected while walking on the road. Any car traveling from moderate to high speeds is likely to cause significant damage after hitting a pedestrian. This is why pedestrian deaths [...]

What is the Difference Between Reckless Drivers and Aggressive Drivers?

What is the Difference Between Reckless Drivers and Aggressive Drivers?

Discerning the differences between reckless and aggressive driving can be difficult because there is a fine line between them. Charges exist for reckless driving in different states, but aggressive drivers may not be charged as long as they do not cause damage or break laws. Some aggressive driving behaviors [...]

How Aggressive Driving Places Others at Risk

How Aggressive Driving Places Others at Risk

A variety of causes have been implicated with car accidents and aggressive driving is high on the list. You may have encountered road rage while driving, but this is not always the same thing as aggressive driving. Road rage can be associated with aggression, but aggressive driving itself is [...]