Almost all vehicle collisions in Rhode Island are caused by the negligence of one or more drivers. There are exceptions, such as a bear darting aimlessly across a road, or a huge boulder suddenly falling down a mountain, but […]
Fatigue is a very real danger to anyone operating a vehicle, including pilots, boaters and motor vehicle drivers. People who work overnight shifts or long hours are especially vulnerable to being tired and falling asleep while driving. Statistically, fatigue-related […]
Even for people with just a passing interest in cars, it is fun and exciting to see a classic car on the road. The oldest clunkers one sees on a regular basis are usually not more than 20 years […]
When you read in the news about courts awarding millions of dollars to injured plaintiffs in personal injury lawsuits, your first reaction might be that the plaintiff or their attorneys are greedy and that no one needs that much […]
When you hear the words “plaintiff” and “defendant,” you probably imagine both as individuals. In a car accident lawsuit, you are probably thinking of the plaintiff as the injured person and the defendant as the driver of the car […]
Deciding to hire a personal injury lawyer after a car accident, instead of just signing to accept the settlement amount that the insurance company offers you, is an important step.
How do you choose the right lawyer for your case, […]
Only a small portion of car accidents end up in a legal dispute that a judge must decide. Most of the time, the insurance company offers the injured person a certain amount of money as a settlement, and the […]
Until you consider filing a car accident injury lawsuit, you probably don’t think very much about what kinds of evidence are most important to win these lawsuits and why. When you meet with a car accident injury lawyer to […]
If you have been injured in a car accident, you are probably tired of hearing people tell you how lucky you are. Yes, you are lucky to be alive; yes, your injuries could have been worse; and, yes, you […]
Working out who is responsible for car accidents includes taking a look at who was careless, or otherwise known as negligent. However, in certain car accident cases, this isn’t always easy.
In cases where it is simple to tell who was […]