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September 07, 2016

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can cause severe, sometimes permanent, brain damage and have an impact on all areas of your life. These catastrophic injuries are often caused by an auto accident, but can arise from any accident involving head trauma. There are many... Read More

September 07, 2016

The decision to put your loved one into a nursing home is a difficult choice to make. You trust the staff and administrators of the facility to care for them and make them as comfortable as possible. Unfortunately, sometimes these institutions neglect to give proper care or intentionally harm your family member either... Read More

August 03, 2016

Spinal cord injuries are devastating to accident victims and their families. These injuries can require a lifetime of care depending on their severity. Two factors generally determine the extent of the symptoms experienced with a spinal cord injury: the location of the... Read More

August 01, 2016

According to the latest statistics released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), fatalities in truck accidents increased by 4 percent over the last reported year and injuries in truck accidents rose 18 percent. Nearly 104,000 people suffered injuries... Read More

July 19, 2016

Knowing who may be liable in a bus accident depends upon the facts of the collision.

The driver and his/her employer are liable if the bus driver’s actions caused the collision. However, another vehicle operator is sometimes at-fault for the accident. There may also be... Read More
July 12, 2016
Who will pay to fix my car when I am in a car accident with another vehicle?

If you have collision insurance on your vehicle, the quickest way to get your vehicle repaired after an auto accident is through your own insurance company.  However, you will normally have to pay the... Read More

July 05, 2016
Step 1. Get medical help.

If you are injured on the job at a construction site, the first thing you need to do is seek medical attention. Your health should always be the first priority.

Step 2. Report it.

Even if your injury does not require immediate medical... Read More

June 28, 2016

To prove fault for your slip and fall injury sustained on someone else’s property, one of these circumstances must be true for the owner of the property or an employee on the property:

They caused the spill or other dangerous condition that made you slip and fall. They had... Read More
June 21, 2016

Revised Code of Washington (RCW) §16.08.040 imposes strict liability to the owner of any dog for biting a person in or on a public place or lawfully in or on a private place, regardless of the former viciousness of such dog or the owner’s knowledge of such viciousness.  This means that the owner of a dog which bites a... Read More

June 14, 2016

Navigating the legal process is difficult alone. It is even more difficult to do while grieving over the loss of a loved one. A wrongful death attorney may be helpful since there is no way in general for a lay person to know how to process a legal claim against the at-fault... Read More

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