Category: insurance

Who Pays for a Rental Car After an Accident?

Car Accidents,insurance | June 27, 2019

After a car accident that causes significant damage to your vehicle, you must immediately get it fixed. Operating a damaged vehicle is either impossible if the car is a total loss. If the car is still technically roadworthy it may be dangerous to drive because certain parts no longer function correctly. This might leave a…

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How to Deal With an Insurance Claims Adjuster

Car accident,Car Accidents,insurance,investigation,Motor Vehicle Accidents | April 26, 2019

Every driver will likely need to file an insurance claim at some point for a car accident. Thousands of car accidents happen every day in the United States. Drivers must adhere to their states’ laws when it comes to buying appropriate insurance coverage, determining liability for their accidents, and following the procedure of securing compensation…

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What’s with all the Latin legal terms?

insurance,Our Blog | January 23, 2017

How did “people suing insurance companies” become such a thing? First of all, it is important to think of “law” as an alternative to war and violence. Three thousand years ago, no one had rights. Powerful parties were free to pillage, rob and slaughter. You couldn’t take these people to court. A tooth for a…

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Thoughts on deer-car collisions

collision,insurance,Our Blog | November 2, 2016

The 2016 deer hunting season in California comes to an end November 16. It’s a good opportunity to ponder the relationship between deer, motor vehicles and personal injury law. Deer hunting season coincides with deer mating season One reason that deer-automobile collisions increase is that autumn coincides with the animals’ mating season. Deer take chances…

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Injured in a car driven by your best friend!

insurance,Our Blog | July 16, 2016

You’re a passenger in a car, accompanying your friend to the mall, to a ball game or to lunch. A shriek of brakes, a crash of metal and glass, and you’re the one getting transfused in the ER. Your friend looks on anxiously. Here’s the question: You’ve just been injured. The medical bills are going…

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Most common type of motorcycle wreck in 2014? Single-vehicle

Car Accidents,insurance,Motorcycle Accidents,Our Blog | July 4, 2015

If you’re like most motorcyclists, you’ve probably been told to take special care at intersections, because drivers often don’t notice motorcycles when they make turns. Another hazard is following or being followed by passenger vehicles, because drivers often don’t understand how quickly bikes can stop — or they themselves stop on a dime without any…

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