Understanding Assumption of Risk and Why it Matters

Understanding Assumption of Risk and Why it Matters

If you have suffered an injury due to the fault or negligence of someone else, you may think about filing a personal injury lawsuit. During the process, you may hear the phrase “assumption of risk.” In some cases, this phrase can represent a serious issue, which is why you need to learn what it means…

Shocking Car Accident Statistics You Need to Know

If you get in a vehicle on a regular basis, you know that driving comes with some level of risk. Unfortunately, there are more and more people on the roads who are distracted and intoxicated. This, in addition to driving mistakes, lead to over 6 million car accidents throughout the U.S. every, single year. Read…

Drowsy Driving: The Epidemic that is Sweeping the Nation

According to information from the Department of Energy, the average vehicle on the roads in the U.S. is just over two tons. That means each vehicle on the road is approximately 4,000 pounds of metal, gasoline and rubber speeding down the road. In the best circumstances, operating a vehicle is the most dangerous thing that…

Big Rig vs. Passenger Vehicle Accident: What’s the Difference?

Big rig accidents and accidents that involve regular, passenger vehicles are extremely different. Not only does the damage and potential injuries differ, but so do the parties involved. For example, if you are involved in an accident with an 18-wheeler, you are likely going to suffer more severe injuries and larger amounts of damage than…