Blog

Car Accident Insurance Fraud in North Central West Virginia

Posted On March 9, 2017 I Car Accident Injuries,Car Accidents,Firm News

Federal prosecutors are pursuing criminal charges against eight individuals accused of scamming insurance companies through a fraudulent car accident conspiracy scheme in three counties: Harrison, Taylor, and Marion, in West Virginia. The charges involve various violations of federal law, including mail fraud charges. Typically these scammers stage a fake collision in a rural area and…

Takata Airbag Scandal | Safety Through Litigation

Takata Corporation, a Japanese auto parts maker, has agreed to pay $1 Billion after pleading guilty to one count of wire fraud for concealing a defect in millions of its airbag inflators. Takata airbag manufacturers admitted to covering up the defective inflators which can explode with too much force and send shards of metal into…

WV Police Cruiser Crashes into Elderly Woman’s Vehicle

Posted On January 5, 2017 I Car Accident Injuries,Car Accidents,Firm News

Woman Rushed to Hospital After Charleston, West Virginia Police Cruiser Crashes Into Vehicle An elderly woman in Charleston, WV was hospitalized for injuries after her car was struck by a Charleston area Police Department vehicle.  The officer driving was responding to an emergency burglary call, but had neglected to have his lights and siren on while exceeding…

Police Cruiser Hit by Drunk Driver in Morgantown

Early Monday morning, a Morgantown Police Officer was transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital after a vehicle ran into his cruiser while he was stopped at a red light in Morgantown, WV at the corner of Patteson Drive and University Avenue. The accident happened around 3:15 a.m. when the driver of the second vehicle was speeding…