Insurance deductible for pain and suffering nears eye-popping $40,000

Insurance deductible for pain and suffering nears eye-popping $40,000

How happy would you be if an insurance company automatically scooped nearly $40,000 from an award issued after you sustained a serious injury in a car accident? For motorists...

The Difference Between a DWI and a DUI? | The Simple Dollar

The Difference Between a DWI and a DUI? | The Simple Dollar

Nearly one-third of car accident fatalities involve a driver impaired by a substance. To keep others safe, there are some serious consequences for driving while under the...

Buckling Up in the Backseat of Iowa Cars

Buckling Up in the Backseat of Iowa Cars

Iowa law requires all front-seat passengers to wear seatbelts. In 2018, the law was expanded to require backseat seatbelts for passengers under the age of 18. According to the...

Car Accident Safety Tips to Protect Your Kids on the Road - Legal Reader

Car Accident Safety Tips to Protect Your Kids on the Road - Legal Reader

Did you know according to research conducted in 2016 over 700 children in their preteen years have died due to road-related accidents in the United States? This number is just...

How to Prevent Distracted Driving Accidents

How to Prevent Distracted Driving Accidents

The dangers of distracted driving are well established. According to the Illinois State Police, distracted drivers cause more than one million motor vehicle crashes in North...

5-Year-Old Killed in Tampa Hit And Run | Whittel & Melton

5-Year-Old Killed in Tampa Hit And Run | Whittel & Melton

On Sunday, afive-year-old Florida boy was struck and killedand his mother injured by a driver who failed to stop, according to authorities. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s...

Study: Minneapolis has one of America's car crash hot spots | City Pages

Study: Minneapolis has one of America's car crash hot spots | City Pages

Nonprofit Go Safe Labs recently compiled 1.8 million accident reports from within the 48 contiguous United States in 2018 and 2019. Then, using latitude and longitude to chart...

U.S. government issues travel exemption for foreign athletes, Fight Island potentially unnecessary

U.S. government issues travel exemption for foreign athletes, Fight Island potentially unnecessary

The United States government recently announced the exception of foreign athletes in cases of travel restrictions brought about by COVID-19, effectively allowing foreign...

Auto-injury ruling in Girao v. Cunningham a landmark for self-represented litigants, lawyers say

Auto-injury ruling in Girao v. Cunningham a landmark for self-represented litigants, lawyers say

Auto-injury ruling in Girao v. Cunningham a landmark for self-represented litigants, lawyers say Auto injury appeal explicitly addressed trial fairness for self-represented...

Three Key Tips To Completing The Disability Certificate (OCF-3)

Three Key Tips To Completing The Disability Certificate (OCF-3)

Anyone injured in any way by a motor vehicle in Ontario must complete and submit a Disability Certificate (OCF-3) in order to qualify for important benefits. If you have...

Three Key Tips to Completing The Application for Accident Benefits (OCF-1)

Three Key Tips to Completing The Application for Accident Benefits (OCF-1)

Anyone injured in any way by a motor vehicle in Ontario must complete and submit an Application for Accident Benefits (OCF-1) in order to qualify for important insurance...

How Car Insurers Can Help Accident Victims During The COVID-19 Crisis

How Car Insurers Can Help Accident Victims During The COVID-19 Crisis

We are in the midst of an unprecedented COVID-19 Crisis, and while everyone is facing challenges, individuals who were already recovering from traumatic injuries face unique...