Month: April 2022

Posted by Admin | Apr 27th, 2022 |

What Is A Truck Driver’s Logbook And How It Can Help Your Case?

Accidents involving larger commercial trucks often lead to devastating injuries for those involved, particularly drivers and passengers in smaller vehicles on the roadway. In many cases, liability may fall to the truck driver or trucking company involved. There are various types of evidence that can be used to determine liability, including the truck driver’s logbook….

Posted by Admin | Apr 25th, 2022 |

Employer Liability in Trucking Accidents

Accidents involving large 18-wheelers on the roadways of North Carolina often result in devastating injuries for those inside traditional passenger vehicles. In the aftermath of these incidents, it is crucial to determine liability. You also need to know whether or not the trucking company could be held liable for the incident. Here, we want to…

Posted by Admin | Apr 20th, 2022 |

Who Is Liable for Taxicab Accidents?

Taxi cabs are still an incredibly important aspect of local communities in North Carolina. Even though rideshare companies have increased in popularity, individuals still use taxis to get from place to place on a regular basis. However, what if you are involved in an accident as a taxi passenger or if you are in another…

Posted by Admin | Apr 18th, 2022 |

What To Do After A Semi-Truck Hits Your Car

If you or somebody you love has been involved in an accident with a semi-truck, there are various steps you can take both immediately after the incident and in the days and weeks that follow to help ensure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to. If the truck driver or trucking company was…

Posted by | Apr 15th, 2022 |

[Study] The Deadliest Roads in North Carolina

  Motor vehicle collisions are consistently among the leading causes of death and injury in North Carolina.  While a fatal collision can occur at any point on the state’s road network, are there areas where motorists are at higher risk?  If so, where are the deadliest places on North Carolina roads? Working with the data…

Posted by Admin | Apr 13th, 2022 |

What Is the Difference Between Wrongful Death and Survival Action?

The grief of losing somebody that you love can be overwhelming, and the last thing you are probably thinking about is legal action. However, family members and the estate of the deceased could pursue various legal actions to recover both closure and compensation. This includes a wrongful death lawsuit and a survival action, both of…

Posted by Admin | Apr 11th, 2022 |

Can a Pre-Existing Condition Affect My Car Accident Claim?

If you or somebody you love has been injured in a car accident caused by the actions of another driver, you should be able to recover compensation for your medical expenses. However, if you have a pre-existing injury of any kind, there is a chance the insurance carrier or the legal team for the at-fault…

Posted by Admin | Apr 6th, 2022 |

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in North Carolina?

If a person loses their life due to the careless, negligent, or intentional actions of another individual or entity in North Carolina, it may be necessary for surviving family members or the estate of the deceased to file a wrongful death lawsuit in civil court. Here, we want to review who is actually allowed to…

Posted by Admin | Apr 4th, 2022 |

How Are Wrongful Death Settlements Paid Out?

If you have lost somebody that you love due to the careless or negligent actions of another individual or entity in North Carolina, there is a good chance you will be able to recover compensation for your losses. In some cases, this may include a settlement with insurance carriers involved. However, it may also be…