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Step-by-Step Guide for Accident Victims in Washington

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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 […]

Who Is Liable for an Uber or Lyft Accident?

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Both Uber and Lyft are popular in Washington, especially in Seattle. These rideshare companies have completely changed how people get around town. Anyone who owns a car can apply to drive for either company as an independent contractor. Consumers then use an app on their phone to request a vehicle. Consumers can even use the […]

Eyes on the Road: How WSDOT is Combating Work Zone Dangers

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Work zones are a common sight on Washington roads, especially during the summer. The Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT) takes the lead on road repairs, but they rely on motorists to drive safely to prevent accidents. According to KING 5, at least nine WSDOT workers have been hospitalized since the start of 2024 after collisions […]

How Most Pedestrian Accidents Occur and What You Can Do to Stay Safe in Washington

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Unfortunately, our roads are not as safe as they should be for pedestrians. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that 7,388 pedestrians were killed and 60,000 were injured in motor vehicle collisions nationwide in 2021. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) reports that there were 1,865 confirmed pedestrian collisions in our state […]

Why Washington’s Traffic Fatalities Are Rising Despite Fewer Accidents

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Road safety in Washington State is a big deal. Unfortunately, motor vehicle collisions are consistently a leading cause of accidental injuries in our region. There is some good news and some bad news.  At Premier Law Group, PLLC, we advocate for victims and families, including in wrongful death claims. Within this article, our Seattle car […]