If you or someone you know has been injured in a car accident involving a DUI, it is important to speak to one of our Rogers car accident attorneys as soon as possible. In cases involving drinking and driving, there may be others responsible for the accident in addition to the drunken driver. Depending on [ ] The post Rogers Car Accident Attorneys Explain How the Arkansas Dram Shop Act Works appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
The majority of car accident lawsuits are filed in a district or circuit court in the state where the accident happened. However, which court is able to hear your case depends, in part, on the amount of your damages you are claiming to have suffered in your lawsuit. Most clients have heard of small claims [ ] The post Should I Bring my Car Accident Case in Small Claims Court? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
In order to be compensated following a car accident, you must first determine which individual or entity is at fault. With a car accident, the person who caused the accident is usually liable for the injuries that result. However, there can others who are equally or partially responsible, as well. In some cases, the liable [ ] The post Is the Government Immune from Car Accident Claims? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
The most common personal injury claims following a car accident, as any Rogers car accident lawyer knows, are claims brought by a driver involved in the crash. However, it is equally possible for passengers to be injured during a car accident. Some of the legal issues that arise are unique to passengers. Here is what [ ] The post How are Passenger Claims Different Following a Car Accident? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
A very common concern that many clients have following a car accident is what effect a pre-existing injury may have on their claims. Insurance companies will not hesitate to use a pre-existing condition or injury to discredit your claims and reduce your damages. It is true that pre-existing injuries can make an accident claim more [ ] The post What You Need to Know about Pre-Existing Injuries in Accident Cases appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
An important task for a bike accident lawyer is establishing who is at fault in a motorcycle accident. The fault determination is rarely black and white. In fact, it s very possible that both motor vehicle operators will share some of the fault in the bike accident. Depending on the laws in your state, you may [ ] The post Can a Bike Accident Lawyer Help if I am Partly at Fault? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Before you can recover for any injuries you sustain during a car accident, your Joplin car accident lawyer must first help you determine who is at fault. The first step is to figure out whose negligence caused the accident and led to your injuries. Depending on how serious the car accident was, there could be [ ] The post What Happens to Your Claim When the Guilty Driver Dies in the Accident? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Even the most experienced drivers can find themselves involved in a car accident. Regardless of how minor your injuries may seem at first, you should always seek medical attention as soon after a car accident as you can. Remember to tell your doctor that you were involved in a car accident and describe exactly what [ ] The post Joplin Car Accident Lawyer Explains Potential Damages appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Most of us are familiar with a sideswipe car accident, which often occurs when one car changes lanes into another and strikes the side of another car. As a Rogers car accident lawyer can tell you, if you are involved in such an accident and the other driver acted with no regard for your safety, [ ] The post Rogers Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Sideswipe Accidents appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
If you are wondering which types of injuries are the most common following auto accidents, your Springfield auto accident lawyer will probably tell you it is whiplash. Whiplash is basically one type of soft tissue injury. According to reports from the National Transportation Safety Board, an auto accident occurs every 10 seconds in the U.S. [ ] The post Springfield Auto Accident Lawyer Explains Soft Tissue Injuries appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.