Do Commercial Trucks Transporting Animals Pose Increased Threat To Drivers?
26 July 2017
An accident in July on the Oregon Coast's Highway 101 shows the unintended consequences when commercial truck drivers aren't paying full attention.
The semi-truck held containers of hagfish, an eel-like creature that secretes a slimy substance when stressed. As the driver neared a construction zone, he slammed on his brakes. The quick stop caused 13 containers of eels to slide off the commercial truck and break open on the highway.
Dog Bites 101: 3 Tips To Improve Your Chances Of Winning Your Personal Injury Case
25 July 2017
A dog bite can be a very traumatic experience. If you have suffered from a dog bite, you may want to file a personal injury claim and hire a dog bite attorney. Unfortunately, many people go about this wrong and wind up getting denied the compensation they deserve. Luckily, you can increase your chances of a successful claim by following these three tips.
1. Obtain Medical Treatment
If you plan to file a personal injury claim against the dog's owner or insurance company, you need to seek medical treatment.
What Motions Can Be Filed In Your Personal Injury Case?
24 July 2017
In a personal injury case, pretrial motions can sometimes help in resolving the case before it even goes to trial. Motions can be filed by either party. If you and your attorney were unable to reach a settlement with the insurance company and a trial is imminent, here is what you need to know about pretrial motions.
Can Your Case Be Tossed by the Court?
One of the most commonly filed pretrial motions in personal injury cases is a motion to dismiss.
Four Ways Investigators Use Social Media Against You
24 July 2017
If you are dealing with a workers compensation claim because of an injury you have suffered at work, you are going to want to be mindful about what you post on social media. This is especially true when it comes to workers compensation claims since, more than likely, your employer has a private investigator to help them defend their case. Here are four ways these private investigators are going to use social media against you: