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PLG’s Teacher of the Month Award April 2023

| Awards, Blog, Teacher of the Month

Premier Law Group is proud to announce the winner of our Teacher of the Month Program. Our local educators in King County have an incredible impact that extends far beyond their classrooms. Our teachers are superstars, and we want to celebrate their hard work and show our appreciation. April’s selected nominee was Mr. Ryan Hyde […]

Increase in Construction Zone Accidents and Legal Liability in Washington

| Work Injury

Discover the rise in construction zone accidents in Washington and understand the legal liabilities involved.

In recent years, Washington has experienced a significant increase in the number of accidents in construction zones. This increase not only raises safety concerns but also brings critical legal implications. This blog will explore the causes of this increase, the legal responsibilities involved, and how affected individuals can protect themselves. Causes of the Increase in […]

Who is Liable for a Car Accident On Private Property in Washington State?

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Many accidents happen on private property, including driveways and parking lots. In many ways, these accidents are no different than collisions on the open highway. A motorist is liable if they fail to drive with reasonable care, which is called negligence, and if they injure another person in a crash. Because Washington is a traditional […]

Changes in Insurance Legislation and Its Impact on Accident Victims in Washington

| Newsletter, Personal Injury

Recently, the state of Washington has implemented significant changes to its insurance legislation that affect accident victims. These changes aim to enhance the protection and support for victims, ensuring they receive fair and adequate compensation. Below, we explore the critical aspects of these reforms and their impact on those affected. New Insurance Regulations The new […]

How Do You Prove Brake Checking in a Car Accident?

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There is a common misconception that the rear driver is always legally responsible for a rear-end car accident in Washington. This is simply not true. Depending on the facts and circumstances of a given rear-end collision, either driver may be liable. That is why it is important to learn more about the car accident laws […]

What Is the Difference Between Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist (UM/UIM) Coverage in Washington?

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As you probably know, Washington state law requires you to carry auto insurance if you own or drive a car. More precisely, the state requires you to have liability coverage. This coverage applies to death, personal injury, or property damage that you cause to someone else. In addition to liability coverage, you can purchase additional […]

Step-by-Step Guide for Accident Victims in Washington

| Blog, Claims Process

If you have the misfortune of being involved in an accident in Washington, following specific steps to protect your health and legal rights is crucial. This step-by-step guide is designed to help you navigate the post-accident process effectively and secure the compensation you deserve, if applicable. Step 1: Secure the Scene and Seek Medical Attention Your safety […]

Should Lane Splitting Be Legal in Washington?

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Motorcycles offer unparalleled freedom on the road that you cannot get from other types of motor vehicles, such as cars or trucks. This freedom is one of the major appeals of operating a motorcycle. It can also, however, lead to some legally questionable driving practices. One common issue concerning motorcycles in Washington State is the […]

What Are Washington State’s Right of Way Laws?

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Right-of-way laws clarify to motorists and pedestrians who has the right to drive through or cross an intersection first. Without these rules, law and order would break down as motorists hit the gas whenever they wanted to, without regard for other people on the road. The number of accidents would dramatically increase. Unfortunately, too many […]

Can Cyclists Be Held Liable in Traffic Accidents?

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Cyclists are increasingly visible in the Greater Seattle area. Riding a bicycle is a low cost, environmentally friendly method of transportation around town, which also offers many health benefits. Several employees at our firm enjoy strapping on a helmet while hopping on a bicycle, too. You might see us on the side of the road […]

What Information Will an Attorney Need for a Successful Dog Bite Case?

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Dog bites cause surprisingly long-lasting injuries. A dog’s sharp teeth can slice into skin and damage nerves, along with other soft tissue like muscles and tendons. The jaws on many breeds are also strong enough to fracture bones. Even worse, many dog bite victims develop dangerous infections which can prove difficult to treat. Call Premier […]

Compensation for Serious Personal Injuries in Washington

| Blog, Personal Injury

Regarding severe personal injuries, the law in Washington provides a legal path to seek compensation. Whether the injury resulted from a car accident, workplace incident, or fall, knowing your rights and how to proceed is crucial. What is Personal Injury Compensation? Personal injury compensation is a way to seek justice and recovery when you have […]