What Evidence Do You Need to Strengthen Your Car Accident Claim?

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Car accidents are disruptive, distressing, and often result in significant economic/non-economic damages, such as: When you’re injured in a crash, it might seem like there’s nothing you can do to seek justice. However, this isn’t true. You can pursue a personal injury claim against the at-fault driver and receive a fair settlement. But for that, you need evidence. Properly collected … Read More

6 Compelling Reasons Why Some Personal Injury Cases Go to Trial

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When it comes to personal injury claims in Utah, many people picture elaborate courtroom trials with a judge and jurors. However, this hardly happens. Estimates show that about 95% of pending lawsuits end in a pre-trial settlement, meaning only 1 in 20 personal injury cases is resolved in court. Typically, avoiding trial is easier on the pocket and gives each party … Read More

What Factors Affect a Truck Accident Settlement in Utah

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Semi-truck accidents can be dreadful. In March 2023, a crash involving semi-trucks shut down a part of Interstate 15, leaving three people dead in northern Utah.  Truck collisions often lead to devastating injuries, fatalities, and significant property damage, creating a heavy financial burden for the victims or their surviving loved ones. In such a scenario, you’d want to make the … Read More

Understanding Utah’s Car Accident Laws: What You Need to Know

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To say car accidents in Utah are dangerous would be an understatement. Accident-related injuries and fatalities are disturbingly common in the state, with a person dying in a crash every 33 hours.  It can be hard to keep calm after a car accident. After all, you’ve just been through a traumatic experience and are likely dazed. However, if you want … Read More

How Do Utah Motorcycle Accident Settlements Work?

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If you’re thinking about accepting an insurance company’s settlement offer for your motorcycle accident, we encourage you to take a moment to pause. Although it might be tempting to say “yes” to an offer, especially if it appears to be a substantial amount of money, it’s important to understand your options regarding these settlements. By becoming familiar with how Utah … Read More

Salt Lake City Motorcycle Accidents: Understanding the Common Causes

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The National Safety Council reports that fatalities among motorcycle riders and passengers increased by 11% between 2019 and 2020, while the rate of non-fatal injuries increased by 10% in the same time frame. In fact, statistics from the last 10 years reveal that motorcycle-related deaths have increased by 20% while death rates have increased by 27%. As experienced motorcycle accident … Read More

How Can a Civil Litigation Attorney Help You?

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A civil lawsuit is a legal process where one person seeks to hold another liable for some wrongdoing/personal injury. Most often, the defendant will seek financial compensation from the perpetrator as a reimbursement for the harm caused to them. When it comes to civil litigation cases, you’ll need a lawyer, no matter which side of the fence you’re on. A … Read More

What are the Advantages of Hiring a Utah Personal Injury Lawyer?

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If you or your loved one has been injured due to the negligence of another person in Utah, you may be eligible to file a legal case and claim monetary compensation. Though you have the option of representing yourself in court, you may find it difficult to understand the various nuances of your case. Further, the legal system in Utah can … Read More