For expectant mothers, being in a car accident is a scary thing to consider. In addition to the injuries the mother can sustain, the growing baby can sustain a variety of injuries. Auto accidents are the leading cause of fetal mortality and serious maternal injury, affecting approximately 93,000 women each year. If you are in
Many injuries can result from an auto accident. Your spine, one of the most complex parts of your body, is also one of the vulnerable in the event of a collision. The effects of a spinal lumbar radiculopathy injury can be long-lasting and very painful.
The interesting thing about this case is determining who was at fault. Most would assume that the person that hit her and ultimately killed her would be the at fault party. However, in this case, the car that hit her was actually taking an evasive maneuver after another car failed to yield the right of way.
A concussion is a blow or shake to the head, causing trauma that can change the way your brain normally works. Concussions may also be called a mild traumatic brain injury, frequently occurring because of a car accident. Most people who sustain a concussion are back to their normal lifestyle in a matter of months, while others may take much longer to heal.
An accident that left 15 people injured, one with critical injuries, blocked traffic for over 15 miles of roadway on northbound I-5 south of Seattle today. A 25-year-old man was pulled from a car off the side of the roadway by firefighters. Five people were seriously injured and nine more sustained minor injuries. The Seattle
When you are injured, you expect your insurance company to cover the costs according to your insurance policy terms. However, there are situations when the insurance company does not uphold their end of the contract. When this happens, your insurance company is acting in bad faith and you may require the help of an experienced
Every year there are 400, 000 large vehicle and truck accidents in The United States; 90,000 resulting in injuries and 4,000 resulting in deaths. Trucking companies are responsible for the safety of their trucks and the training of their drivers. To meet deadlines and increase their profit margins, some of these trucking companies cut corners
As a Seattle personal injury lawyer, there are some things that I wish everybody knew about a courtroom when dealing with a personal injury trial. I’ve found that people have many misconceptions about what really happens in a courtroom and clients are genuinely shocked by the truth. With the popularity of courtroom television shows, “CSI”-style
Car accident lawyers knows that being in an accident is one of the most stressful and difficult experiences a person can go through. Many times it is a confusing new territory for people. After the accident, there is one hassle after another: getting your car fixed, going to the doctor, phone calls from adjusters, getting
A brain injury in a child can be a terrifying situation as a parent. Dealing with a child brain injury lawyer may be the last thing on your mind as you do everything you can to nurse your child back to health. Sadly, traumatic brain injury (TBI) in children is a common result of accidents