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​Filing a Wrongful Death Claim After a Car Accident

The unforeseen loss of a loved one because of a car accident is a difficult and tragic situation. The pain and loss that a victim’s family must endure following their loved one’s death are unimaginable. Your life can change in an instant. You no longer have their emotional guidance and may have lost a considerable contribution to the family...

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What Are Your Auto Repair Rights After a Phoenix Car Accident?

It’s your automobile, so you can decide who fixes it after an accident.  You have the right to decide whether you want your car fixed after an accident and where you want the repairs done. Your insurance carrier may try to persuade you to use their supplier, but they are not allowed by law to demand that you fix...

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Top Car Seat Safety Tips to Prevent Injury in an Auto Accident

It was not long ago that car seats and seat belts were not required to be worn – shocking right? Now, Arizona laws are in place to protect children and other vehicle occupants from being seriously injured in automobile accidents. Using a car seat is the best way to keep your child safe when traveling in a car. There...

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​How Does an Insurance Company Decide Who Is at Fault?

It is not uncommon for people to be confused about insurance matters in personal injury law cases.  Even seasoned car accident lawyers need to do their research to understand where fault can be applied. Victims of auto accidents often have fuzzy memories of what occurred and eyewitness accounts may vary. Determining if an insurance company will pay, and whose...

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What Is Dram Shop Liability in Arizona?

People die every day in drunk driving accidents. Nationally, 1.9 percent of drivers have admitted to drinking too much and then driving. Further, statistics show that over one million drivers are typically arrested yearly for driving under the influence. However, data shows this only accounts for 1 percent of the 111 million people who admitted to driving after drinking...

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What Can a Lawyer Do for You After a Car Accident?

Some car accident victims avoid hiring a lawyer because of concerns about money or because they do not truly understand what a lawyer can do for them after a car accident. First, you do not have to let financial concerns prevent you from consulting a lawyer or hiring one to represent you in a car accident claim. Personal injury...

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Injured in an Uber Accident—Who Is Liable?

You may have used an Uber to visit a restaurant, get a ride home, or travel to and from the airport. Since Uber’s establishment in 2009, the company has grown tremendously due to the demand for quick and convenient transportation. Over the years, car ownership has declined, and people have become more comfortable using apps. Public transportation doesn’t run...

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My Car is Defective and Caused an Accident

Help! My car is defective and caused an accident – what can I do? Our Phoenix personal injury attorneys hear this quite frequently. It is no surprise that today’s automobiles are much safer than ever. Technologies, devices, and equipment ensure car passengers and drivers are well-protected. Seat belts, road and vehicle condition monitoring computers, crumple zones, airbags, and warning...

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Interesting Facts About Semi Truck Accidents in Arizona

Although commercial truck accidents are not as talked about as traditional passenger vehicle collisions, they often cause more serious damage. The law states that any vehicle carrying over 10,000 pounds is considered a truck, but often times these trucks carry much more. Sometimes trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. Compared to a 3,000-pound passenger vehicle, a commercial truck’s...

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