Slip-and-fall accidents on buses can be unexpected and distressing, leaving victims with injuries and uncertainty about what to do next. In our experience, there are several things that go into the next steps after slip-and-fall accidents on buses: Understanding the legal process, outlining potential compensation, and sharing preventive measures to help you stay safe. Read more»
How Long Does it Take to Settle a Semi Truck Accident Claim in New Mexico?
Having to wait is the worst. If you or a loved one has been injured in a semi-truck accident, waiting on a settlement can feel like it drags on forever. However, knowing why things take the time that they do can help ease the mental burden. As it turns out, there are many reasons why semi-truck accidents can take a long time to settle—and often take longer than a simple car accident.
According to The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), nearly five million people get bitten or mauled by dogs every year. While some attacks are not serious, more than 800,000 victims seek medical treatment…and some have life-threatening injuries. Those who sue for a dog bite are often able to get compensation to pay for medical bills, and for their pain and suffering. The key is finding a dog bite attorney who can prove the attack was the owner’s fault.
What are the Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents?
Fifty-five people died in crashes with semis and heavy trucks in New Mexico in 2020. Plus, 767 people were hurt in crashes with large trucks. Many of their families still struggle to pay the bills after losing the head of their household. When a truck driver causes a crash, families of those who died or got hurt deserve help. A good truck accident attorney knows the common causes of truck accidents and uses what they know to help families. Read more»
For some people, the idea of hiring an attorney sounds expensive…and in some cases, unnecessary. After all, we live in a time when DIY and self-help is getting easier for a lot of things. Online legal forms can replace the need to involve a professional in things like establishing and registering a business, writing a will or trust, appointing a power of attorney, or even filing a divorce petition. Read more»