Category: Car Accidents

Category: Car Accidents

WHY CHILDREN'S CAR SEATS ARE NECESSARY

By: Chuck Richardson | February 27, 2022 | Car Accidents

Recent estimates indicate that, in the U.S., car crashes are the number one cause of child death. These estimates also indicate that in fatal car accidents, most children were not secured in safety seats. Using a car seat for your child can be a matter of life and death. TYPES OF CAR SEATS There are three […]

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IS MY CAR DEFECTIVE?

By: Chuck Richardson | February 25, 2022 | Car Accidents

Any new car can be defective in a variety of ways. Perhaps the radio never properly connects to your Bluetooth device. Maybe the turn signal sticks whenever you use it. Such minor problems can certainly be called defects. Normally, these issues can be fixed by taking the car back to the dealer. They can easily […]

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CATASTROPHIC INJURIES IN CAR ACCIDENTS

By: Chuck Richardson | February 17, 2022 | Car Accidents

Sometimes a car accident injury is minor. It requires treatment, and it should be taken seriously, but it has no great, long-term effect on you. Sometimes, a car accident injury is life-changing. Any injury that alters the course of your life can be labeled “catastrophic.” In this article, we will explore catastrophic injuries resulting from […]

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SUING FOR PROPERTY DAMAGE AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT

By: Chuck Richardson | January 28, 2022 | Car Accidents

In personal injury law, you hear a lot of talk about car accident injuries. This is with good reason. Injuries affect your life in several ways. What is less often discussed is how property damage can impact your life. Your health is always the most important thing to consider, but if your car doesn’t function, this could […]

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WHAT CAN I DO WHEN CAR INSURANCE BENEFITS AREN'T ENOUGH?

By: Chuck Richardson | January 24, 2022 | Car Accidents

When it comes to car accidents, Oklahoma is an at-fault state. This means that the person responsible for an accident is also responsible for covering all injuries and repairs involved. In theory, this should be a smooth, easygoing experience. The at-fault driver’s insurance pays for everything you need, and there’s nothing left to fret over. In […]

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WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU'VE BEEN HURT IN A RIDESHARING ACCIDENT?

By: Chuck Richardson | January 4, 2022 | Car Accidents

When you’ve been hurt in a car accident, the issues of liability and fault are vastly important. This is true for both insurance claims and personal injury lawsuits. “Liability” refers to someone’s legal responsibility for your injury, and “fault” refers to the person who caused the car accident. There are subtle legal differences between the […]

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AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT, WHEN SHOULD I CALL A LAWYER?

By: Chuck Richardson | December 30, 2021 | Car Accidents

Time can easily slip away. You get involved in work, forgetting to make or keep appointments, and you sometimes miss work assignments for the opposite reason. Even after a car accident, it’s easy to miss important, necessary steps. Perhaps you are too busy recovering from an injury, or you are so overwhelmed with one part […]

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HOW DO YOU CALCULATE EARNING CAPACITY IN A LAWSUIT?

By: Chuck Richardson | December 21, 2021 | Car Accidents

In a personal injury lawsuit, plaintiffs receive financial compensation known as “damages.” Economic damages reimburse someone for money they’ve already lost or stand to lose. If you win your case, you can be compensated for money you spent on medical bills or property damage. You can also receive restitution for lost wages, and this is […]

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DELAYED INJURIES YOU COULD EXPERIENCE FROM A CAR ACCIDENT

By: Chuck Richardson | December 16, 2021 | Car Accidents

Not all injuries are immediate, even those caused by a car accident. At the scene of the wreck, there is a lot of confusion and worry. Your body, shaken from the event, is also in “fight or flight” mode. Hormones such as adrenalin are coursing through you. With all this activity, it’s hard to notice what’s […]

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WHY IT'S HARD TO ESTIMATE DAMAGES AFTER AN ACCIDENT

By: Chuck Richardson | December 6, 2021 | Car Accidents

In life, you want certainty. Fear of the unknown forces us to make choices. This is often true in matters of personal injury law as well. Before embarking on a personal injury suit, you want to know exactly what you’ll get out of it. It’s a long, expensive process, and you must know if it’s […]

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