The Aftermath Of A Truck Accident: What You Can Expect From Your Lawyer


Were you recently in a truck accident? You may have been operating a vehicle on the road when another vehicle suddenly slammed into you. Depending on the type of injuries you sustained, you may not remember much after the accident occurred. Many people experience feelings of pure shock and panic in the aftermath of the accident that can make it even more difficult to figure out what happened. Although you may not know the exact details of the accident simply because you cannot remember them, it is still important to hire a truck accident lawyer, like one from Snyder & Wenner, P.

12 October 2016

Police Officer Caused Your Car Accident? 4 Things You Need to Do


If a police car is not rushing to a crime scene or an accident and an officer hit your car, the incident is treated much like any other car accident. However, there are some things that are different. Keep reading just in case you are in an accident like this. Get the Right Information Immediately following the accident, ask the officer their name and badge number, and then write this information down or put it into your smartphone.

29 July 2016

Four Ways to Prepare for a Win in Court


Having to deal with a lawsuit is something that nobody ever wants to face. However, it happens sometimes, even when the people being sued aren't at fault in any way. After a car wreck, you may be sued for damages and need to get an accident lawyer even if you know the crash was not your fault. The court is designed to help reveal the truth by requiring evidence and allowing multiple people to oversee the fairness of the case.

22 July 2016

5 Tips For Filing A Public Slip And Fall Claim


If you have slipped and fallen in a public area because of poor sidewalk construction or because of some other obstruction that you weren't able to avoid, you should consider filing a slip and fall claim, which would also be known as a personal injury claim. Here are five tips for doing this: Report Injury to the Owner of the Property: Since the accident has taken place on public property, it can be difficult to determine who the owner of the property is.

30 June 2016

4 Tips For Avoiding Auto Accidents


The likelihood of getting into an auto accident is high from a statistical standpoint, as there are countless wrecks every year. It is critical to do all that you can to avoid getting into an accident because 1.3 million people are killed globally in such crashes on an annual basis and another 20–50 million sustain some sort of injury. If you want to do your best to avoid getting into a car accident, consider these guidelines below and apply them to decrease the chance of getting into an auto wreck.

20 May 2016

Understanding How An Auto Accident Can Involve Multiple Negligent Parties


One thing that can make a huge difference in an auto accident case is how many parties there are to blame for the accident. Even what may seem like a cut-and-dry auto accident involving you and another person, can actually involve far more entities. Often, it takes the expertise of an auto accident attorney to figure it all out. Negligence Isn't Always What You Think Usually, an auto accident case depends on proving negligence.

10 May 2016

Tips For Getting Started With A Wrongful Death Lawsuit In Arizona


If you lost a loved one recently, then you might have considered a lawsuit. After all, a lawsuit can help you deal with many of the costs that come with an unexpected death. However, lawsuits can vary quite a bit from state to state, so you want to make sure that you understand how the laws work in your state before you proceed. Here are some of the most important laws that you need to follow when it comes to such lawsuits in Arizona:

26 April 2016

Been In A Car Accident? Here's A Basic Timeline Overview Of What To Expect


After a car accident, there is so much going on that it can be hard to see the timeline of events. Although every single vehicle accident is unique in and of its own, most auto accidents will follow a basic timeline of event. Here is a basic overview of those events so that you can know what to expect: The Accident. It can be extremely frightening to be involved in a vehicle accident, especially if you sustain serious injuries.

11 April 2016

Faqs About Disputing Independent Contractor Classification In A Workers' Comp Case


Employers and their insurance companies can use a number of reasons to deny a workers' compensation claim. One possible reason is that you are not considered to be an employee. If your employer has classified you as an independent contractor, here is what you need to know.  Why Classify You as an Independent Contractor? The most obvious reason for classifying you as an independent contractor in regards to a workers' compensation claim is that the insurance company can deny you.

21 March 2016

How to Be Safe on an Elevator


Escalator accidents increase by around ten percent every year. Most of the accidents involve children below the age of 14 and senior citizens above the age of 65. While design and construction issues also cause escalator injuries, human factors also play an important role. This means you also have a part to play to prevent escalator accidents. Here are five helpful measures that help: Be Patience Being patient will serve you well in many areas of life, but it can mean the difference between a safe escalator ride and an injury.

3 March 2016