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What Actions are Illegal While Driving in Washington State?

| Blog, Car Accidents

texting while driving in Seattle

What actions are illegal while driving? The overwhelming majority of drivers in Washington understand the state’s basic traffic regulations: you must follow the speed limit, bring your vehicle to a complete stop at red lights and stop signs, wait until it is safe to merge into another lane, etc. However, some of the laws have […]

Personal Injury During a Pandemic: What to Do

| Blog, In The News, Personal Injury

coronavirus outbreak COVID-19

What should I do if I have a personal injury during this pandemic? In January of 2020, the Washington State Department of Health confirmed the first case of COVID-19 (an infectious disease caused by the novel coronavirus) in the United States. In the last two months, the pandemic has spread across the globe. In an […]

5 Things You Must Do Following a Car Accident

| Blog, Car Accidents, Personal Injury

car accident

Car accidents impact every community in the country. According to data from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission (WTSC), there are more than 120,000 collisions reported in our state every year—in other words, there is an average of one crash every four minutes.  Even the safest and most careful of drivers could still be involved in […]

What Makes Truck Accident Lawyers Unique?

| Blog, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents

Seattle Federal Way Bellevue Renton truck accident attorneys

Large commercial truck accidents remain a serious public safety hazard in our region. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) estimates that 6,100 large truck accidents occur in the state every year.  For injured victims, the truck accident claims process can be confusing. Aggressive commercial insurance companies may try to take advantage of that confusion—fighting […]

How Do Commercial Truck Accidents Differ From Single Passenger Car Accidents?

| Blog, Truck Accidents

Seattle Federal Way Bellevue Renton truck accident attorneys

Commercial truck accidents share some important similarities with passenger car accidents. For example, both types of crashes can lead to serious injuries and the law provides a path to financial compensation for injured victims. That being said, there are also some very important differences between semi-truck accidents and passenger car collisions.  If you or your […]

Do Motorcycle Helmets Really Save Lives?

| Blog, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury

Do motorcycle helmets really save lives

Do motorcycle helmets really save lives? The answer is yes: motorcycle helmets save lives. The research on this matter is simply overwhelming. Do not take any risks with your health and well-being. You should always wear a Department of Transportation (DOT) approved safety helmet every time you get on a motorcycle.  Here, our top-rated Washington […]

Common Injuries After a Car Accident

| Blog, Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Common Injuries After a Car Accident

Traffic accidents are among the leading causes of serious injuries in communities all across the United States. According to data provided by the Washington Traffic Safety Commission, approximately 50,000 people are hurt in collisions in our state on an annual basis.  These injuries vary dramatically—from relatively modest bumps and bruises to catastrophic and even life-threatening […]

What to Do Following a Car Accident in Seattle

| Blog, Car Accidents

What to Do Following a Car Accident

Car accidents can be very confusing events. In addition to trying to figure out your rights under different insurance agreements, you could be going from doctor to doctor to treat your injuries. Add in an inability to work, and many of our clients come to us experiencing significant stress about what to do following a […]

Distracted Driving Raises Crash Risk

| Blog, Car Accidents, Teens Against Distracted Driving

texting while driving in Seattle

Accidents involving distracted driving seem to be in the headlines every day. At the end of April, Komo News reported another accident when a driver, reaching for an item, lost control of their SUV, crashed through two fences, and then hit a power pole in Edgewood, Washington. The air bags were deployed, and luckily, no […]

Distracted Driving Raises Crash Risk

| Blog, Car Accidents, Teens Against Distracted Driving

Driver using a celle phone while driving

Accidents involving distracted driving seem to be in the headlines every day. At the end of April, Komo News reported another accident when a driver, reaching for an item, lost control of their SUV, crashed through two fences, and then hit a power pole in Edgewood, Washington. The air bags were deployed, and luckily, no […]

What to do right after a Car Accident?

| Blog, Car Accidents

What to Do Following a Car Accident

  Car accidents can happen in an instant, potentially causing serious injuries and leaving your vehicle in an un-drivable condition. While your insurance is designed to protect you against any financial consequences that could break your budget, you could still end up owing money for medical bills or car repairs if you’re not careful. Planning […]

4 Reasons to Consider Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

| Blog, Personal Injury

Seattle Bellevue Federal Way Renton truck accident lawyers

A common question I get asked by people who call in after an injury is, “How do I know if I should hire an attorney?” Typically, just the fact that the person has taken the time to call an attorney is the first sign that they have realized they probably need some help. My answer […]