Rules for New Drivers: Guide to Keeping Inexperienced Drivers Safe

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Most people want to hit the open road the moment they get their driver’s license. However, adhering to the current restrictions placed on rules for new drivers can go a long way in reducing the risk of being involved in an accident. While there are restrictions that apply to all drivers, there are a few additional new driver restrictions that … Read More

Things You Need to Know in a Tire Blowout Accident

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What Is a Tire Blowout Accident? Unfortunately, tire blowouts are common causes of automobile accidents. What is a blowout? A tire blowout occurs when a tire deflates or falls apart without warning while on the road. This sudden damage can quickly lead to car accidents, damage, and potential injuries. Tire blowouts are common problems for commercial trucks. When the tire … Read More

How to Choose a Brain Injury Lawyer

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Why Should I Choose a Brain Injury Lawyer? Many firms pay Google to appear at the top of the brain injury page as an AD. However, being at the top of the list because you bought your way there does not mean you are the best. It just means that you paid Google to be noticed before everyone else. When … Read More

When Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer

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What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer? A personal injury lawyer is an attorney who specializes in personal injury law. This large field involves civil suits where the negligent actions of one party caused injuries or death of another. Personal injury lawyers work with clients to claim compensation for financial and non-financial damages. They also help clients navigate the challenges of … Read More

Washington State and Seattle Helmet Laws

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Helmet Laws If you ride a bicycle to work or for leisure, you may know that various laws are in place to protect you from serious cycling hazards such as motorists, pedestrians, and even fellow cyclists. Failing to adhere to these laws can result in significant fines and other penalties, but knowing what they are can be slightly trickier. The … Read More

Average Workers Compensation Settlement for Back Injury

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What Is Back Injury? Have you experienced a back injury at work? If so, you may be able to receive compensation for your lost wages and medical expenses. Back injuries are any injuries that affect the muscles, tissues, or bones between your neck and pelvis. These injuries can range from mild to severe, with most occurring in the lower back. … Read More

Chest Pain After Car Accident: What You Need To Know

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If you’re suffering from chest pain after a car accident, it could be a symptom of a serious injury. Possible causes exist for car accident-related chest pains. You should always go to the hospital following a car accident so that doctors can evaluate you for injuries. Below, we provide some information about the causes of chest pains. Please note that … Read More

Suffering a Motorcycle Accident Head Injury

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Motorcyclists run a higher risk of suffering head injuries than passenger vehicle drivers in the event of an accident. Motorcycle accident head injury resulting in traumatic brain issues is frighteningly common. These injuries require extensive treatment, including hospitalization and long recovery periods after discharge. For many victims of a brain injury, the lasting effects of the accident can follow them … Read More