Entries by David Matine

What Percentage of Car Accidents Are Caused by Human Error?

A groundbreaking study conducted by Indiana University revealed that human factors account for as many as 93% of all auto accidents. There are other studies with slightly lower percentages. But in any case, human error is accepted by general consensus among experts to contribute to at least nine out of 10 car accidents. If you […]

How Future Medical Costs Are Calculated After a Car Accident

If your auto accident injury requires extensive medical treatment that goes on even after the case might be resolved, you need to make sure to include those future costs in your settlement negotiations or court verdict. You may end up bearing the financial responsibility for all future medical costs if you don’t do this. This […]

The Importance Of Getting A Lawyer Involved Early After A Trucking Accident

Truck accidents can cause devastating injuries, such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, internal organ damage, and broken bones. You can ensure critical evidence is preserved by getting an experienced truck accident attorney as soon as possible. A competent personal injury attorney will move fast and take the necessary steps to gather evidence from […]

How Fitness Tracker Data May Help Your Auto Accident Case

A variety of fitness tracker gadgets from popular brands, such as Garmin, Whoop Strap, and Fitbit, among others, can help you monitor your workouts, measure steps, work towards your health goals, and even provide crucial evidence in the event of an auto accident. Many of the features built into the latest fitness trackers can be […]

Ways To Maximize Your Car Accident Settlement

Car accident victims are forced to deal with costly medical expenses, pain and suffering, unpaid time off work, and other losses, while they struggle to cope with their injuries. You shouldn’t have to pay for these unanticipated expenses and losses on your own if someone else caused your accident and injury. A successful attorney can […]

The Importance of an Accident Reconstruction Specialist for Your Case

Injury victims in Alabama have the right to seek compensation for medical expenses, loss of wages, and pain and suffering if they were injured because of the negligent or reckless actions of another. In the case of vehicle accidents, accident reconstruction experts can provide invaluable support to your claim by recreating the events and showing […]

Obtaining Fair Compensation After a Disfigurement Injury

Most accident victims are generally able to recover completely following an accident, even though they may go through a prolonged phase of pain and suffering. Unfortunately, a few injured victims may have to live with the physical marks of the car crash forever. Disfigurement injuries alter a person’s appearance and quality of life in profound […]

How Accident Scene Photos Can Increase the Value Of a Car Crash Claim

Distracted driving, speeding, drunk driving, or aggressive driving are some of the common causes of car crashes. You may consider filing a personal injury claim if you were involved in a vehicle crash because of the negligence or recklessness of another driver. Accident photos can play a key role in establishing the negligence of the […]

How Social Media Activity Can Impact Your Personal Injury Claim

Social media has become an integral part of our lives today. But in some situations, it holds the potential to inflict damage upon us. For instance, you may inadvertently hurt your chances of recovery in a personal injury claim if you say something on Instagram or Facebook that is used by the defense against you. […]

Determining Liability When a Third Party Causes a Car Accident

Thousands of car accidents occur in the United States every year. Most of these involve some form of negligence on part of the one of the drivers or a third party. As per a Stanford University analysis, at least 90% of auto accident crashes take place due to human error in some part. Moreover, human […]