Sometimes, it can be relatively easy to identify the at-fault driver in a car accident. For example, if you’re following the rules of the road and a drunk driver hits you while going the wrong way, there’s not much room for debate. Unfortunately, most injury claims are less clear-cut, and it’s not uncommon to have … Read moreHow Comparative Negligence Laws Work in an Oklahoma Car Accident Case
Oklahoma drivers share the road with over 126,000 motorcyclists each year. Motorcycles aren’t involved in more accidents than cars or trucks, but their riders experience increased injury and fatality rates compared to their passenger vehicle counterparts. Motorcyclists don’t have the protection of a vehicle; therefore, crashes that are minor for a passenger vehicle are devastating … Read moreThe Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents
When you’ve been injured by a medical professional’s negligence, the emotional toll can be overwhelming. When doctors make life-changing mistakes, it can take months and years not only to recover (if you ever recover at all), but to regain your sense of self, enjoyment, and purpose in the world. Individuals who have been harmed by … Read moreWhat Medical Malpractice Victims Need to Know About Oklahoma’s Tort Reform Law
Losing a loved one is difficult under any circumstances, but when a negligent party is to blame, the loss can seem especially senseless. Filing a wrongful death lawsuit may stir up feelings of grief, but determining who was at fault for your loved one’s death and holding them accountable for their actions can go a … Read moreHow to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Oklahoma
According to the Centers for Disease Control, between 2005 and 2014, there were 3,536 annual non-boating related drownings in the United States — roughly ten deaths per day. Unfortunately, one out of every five drowning deaths happens to victims age 14 or younger. And non-fatal pool injuries like traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and spine injuries … Read moreSwimming Pool Safety Tips to Remember This Summer
As much as we’d like to believe that those caring for our elders are doing all they can to provide the highest level of care, that’s not always the case. Unfortunately, at least one in ten senior citizens experience some form of abuse—and experts believe that because abuse isn’t always reported, this number should be much higher. Fortunately, there are things you can do if you suspect someone you … Read moreIs Your Loved One Suffering from Elder Abuse in a Nursing Home?
Summer is right around the bend and like all of you, we’re looking forward to enjoying Oklahoma’s many lakes and waterways. What many people don’t realize, however, is that boating can be extremely dangerous. Crashes, defective boat parts, and negligence all put boat enthusiasts at risk on the water. Keep reading to learn how to protect yourself and your family — and how an … Read moreWhat Are the Basics of Boating Liability in Oklahoma?
A Social Security disability hearing is often an extremely nerve-wracking event. Because the judge’s decision can have a significant impact on the rest of your life, it’s crucial that you go into your hearing fully prepared. Not only will preparing beforehand boost your self-confidence during the hearing, but it may also help you get the disability benefits you deserve. One of the best ways … Read moreWhat to Know Before Your Social Security Disability Hearing
Most of us buy car insurance for the peace of mind that comes with it—the idea that we’ll be taken care of if an accident should occur. And when an accident happens, we expect that filing a claim will take care of things—after all, we have insurance. Unfortunately, it isn’t always that easy. There are … Read moreWhy Did the Insurance Company Deny My Car Accident Claim?
If you or someone you loved has suffered serious injuries and you’re considering a lawsuit, it makes sense to ask how much compensation you stand to receive. Filing a lawsuit and taking your case to trial is a long and challenging process, and while the sense of justice a lawsuit can give you is important, … Read moreHow Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth in Oklahoma?