Hit by an Uninsured Driver: A Victim’s Guide

October 12, 2023

Car insurance is legally required in almost every state, including Ohio, because it is needed to cover the financial losses that result when a negligent driver causes a car crash. Without insurance, innocent drivers would have to shoulder their own costs – leaving them vulnerable to significant monetary losses from a single incident. Unfortunately, not […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Car Accident Lawsuits

September 20, 2023

If you’ve been involved in a car accident, you’re likely facing a whirlwind of questions and concerns. From immediate actions to long-term considerations, understanding the legal aspects of a car accident can be essential in ensuring you protect your rights and receive the compensation you deserve.

Calculating the True Value of Your Car Accident Claim

August 11, 2023

When you are making a claim after a car accident, the settlement amount due to you by the insurance company should include several things. In addition to recovering the value for damage to your vehicle, you are also entitled to receive compensation for medical expenses and other financial losses, such as wage losses, you incurred […]

Common Tactics Insurance Companies Use to Deny Car Accident Claims

August 8, 2023

When you are seriously injured in a car accident, worrying about mounting medical bills, lost wages, and property damage, you may look to the insurance company expecting a fair settlement. After all, this is what they are there for. However, insurance companies are businesses like any other. The more money they pay out, the less […]

Why You Shouldn’t Handle Your Car Accident Case Alone

July 31, 2023

The aftermath of a car crash – especially one where you’ve been seriously injured – can be very overwhelming for many reasons. You may think that if the accident wasn’t your fault, you can handle the insurance claims on your own, but this often isn’t the best path forward. Negotiating a settlement with an insurance […]

Common Mistakes to Avoid After You’ve Been in a Car Accident

July 18, 2023

If you’ve been involved in a car accident, your first thought is not likely about a future lawsuit. However, if you’ve been injured in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, what you do or don’t do afterwards can greatly impact the settlement you ultimately receive. By avoiding some of the most common mistakes, you […]

Tips for Maximizing Compensation After a Pedestrian Accident

July 14, 2023

Pedestrian accidents occur more often than you might think, and if you’re dealing with the aftermath as a victim in a pedestrian accident, you may be feeling overwhelmed and unsure of how you will survive financially. In many cases, the driver will have legal fault for causing the accident. But first it must be determined […]

What to Look for When Hiring a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer

June 19, 2023

An accident involving a car and pedestrian can be one of the most devastating accidents. With no protection, pedestrians can sustain serious injuries if they are hit by a car. If you’ve been involved in a pedestrian accident, the driver’s insurance company will likely want to offer you a quick settlement, but hiring an attorney […]

Frequently Asked Questions about Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer

June 15, 2023

After a car accident, you may wonder if you need to hire a lawyer to assist you to obtain a settlement. If the accident was not your fault, you may think that the process will be simple and straightforward. In theory, the other driver’s insurance company should cover all your costs without any hassle. In […]

Can You Receive a Car Accident Settlement if You Aren’t Permanently Injured?

May 3, 2023

Any car accident can cause injury. Some injuries are minor and may heal relatively quickly, and some can cause permanent, life-altering outcomes. Even if your injury isn’t disabling, if you were in a car accident that wasn’t your fault and you incurred medical bills, and pain and suffering, you are entitled to obtain a fair […]