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Wrist Injury After a Car Accident

What do I need to know if my wrist has been injured in a collision? Vehicular accidents usually cause injuries to hands and wrists. Typically, they occur when the victims’ hands or wrists hit objects in the car’s interior during the collision, such as the windshield, steering wheel, window, airbags, or dashboard. Wrist injuries may…

Can I File a Claim for Compensation for a Child Injured in an Auto Accident?

Filing an Injury Claim for Your Child After a Collision Personal injury cases related to car accidents usually involve adults. Yet what happens if a child gets injured in an accident? Personal injury law operates under the assumption that children don’t possess the same judgment as adults. So, there are special rules for compensation and…

What Are The Most Common Defenses Used in Car Accident Cases?

Posted On February 14, 2022 I Car Accidents

If you or somebody you care about has sustained an injury in a car accident caused by another driver, you should be able to recover compensation for your losses. This includes coverage of medical expenses, property damage expenses, lost wages, and more. However, there are various defenses that at-fault parties and their insurance carriers may…

What to Do When You’ve Been Hit by an Uninsured Driver in West Virginia

Posted On November 17, 2021 I Car Accidents

Vehicle accidents are not uncommon throughout West Virginia. Unfortunately, many of these incidents involve uninsured drivers. When a crash is caused by an uninsured driver, this can lead to significant difficulties when it comes to securing compensation. Here, we want to discuss what steps you can take after being hit by an uninsured driver to…

What Happens When a Medical Condition Causes a Car Accident?

Posted On November 15, 2021 I Car Accidents

When most people think of vehicle accidents, they think of the crash happening as a result of the careless or negligent actions of another driver. However, sometimes, a vehicle accident is caused by one driver experiencing a medical condition behind the wheel. Here, we want to discuss what happens after a medical condition causes a…

Finding your New Normal after a Life-Changing Injury

Posted On February 25, 2020 I Car Accidents,Firm News

Into each life, a little rain will fall. However, what happens if you – or a loved one is hit by a psychological equivalent of a tornado? If you or a loved one had a life-changing accident, getting back to relatively normal life can prove highly daunting. By definition, life-changing injuries are those that substantially…

Car Accidents and Children: What you Need to Know

Posted On February 13, 2020 I Car Accident Injuries,Car Accidents,Child Injuries

The thought of a child being injured in a car accident is a parent’s worst nightmare. Whether it is a teenage driver or a baby in a car seat, injuries sustained by a child can last for the rest of the victim’s life. Since the safety of your children is your main concern, it’s imperative…

Beautiful on the Trees, Treacherous on the Roads: Be Ready!

Posted On December 28, 2018 I Car Accidents,Firm News

It is a beautiful time of year when we wake up many mornings pleasantly surprised to see a fresh, clean blanket of snow highlighting the dull browns and evergreens of winter. You may enjoy the beauty of the snow, the peacefulness of the landscape, or the fun of playing in the snow, so there really…

Should I Sign the Insurance Company’s Medical Records Release Form?

You’ve been involved in acollision, and the insurance company wants you to sign a medical authorization form in order to gain access to your medical records. What should you do? West Virginia Personal Injury Lawyer Explains: Keep in mind that if you sign a medical authorization, you give the insurance company adjuster access to all…

Could Artificial Intelligence Replace Insurance Claims Adjusters?

Posted On October 5, 2018 I Car Accidents,Firm News

It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Computer algorithms have been used for over a decade by insurance companies to evaluate the worth of auto accident claims. Now, new developments in artificial intelligence (AI) may soon take over one of the most critical jobs in the insurance industry: disaster damage and accident…