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How to Negotiate with an Insurance Adjuster

Being injured in a car accident, motorcycle accident, or other motor vehicle accident can result in significant losses and damages. In addition to your physical injuries and emotional stress, you also may incur substantial financial losses. If an insurance adjuster for the other party contacts you to discuss the accident, it's important to know how [...]


How to File an Automobile Insurance Claim After an Accident

When you are involved in an auto accident, you may experience a variety of damages. An accident victim may sustain bodily injury and incur out-of-pocket expenses for property damage, medical expenses, lost income, and other losses. Follow these steps to ensure your insurance claim is filed properly. 6 Steps for Filing an Automobile Insurance Claim [...]


6 Tips for Finding the Right Auto Body Shop After a Car Accident

Being involved in a car accident is frustrating and stressful. Even if you do not sustain serious injuries, you must deal with the challenge of locating an auto body shop to perform auto collision repair. However, the process does not need to be difficult. Below are six tips for finding the right auto body shop [...]


Can I Sue for a Wrongful Death? 5 Things to Consider First

The loss of a loved one is difficult, no matter the circumstances. When the death of a family member is the result of a preventable event, grief is often combined with confusion, frustration, and anger. Many individuals want to rush into a wrongful death action to hold the party responsible for the death of their [...]


What Should I Do If I Suspect Someone is Drunk Driving?

Impaired driving is a serious problem in the United States, one that injures and kills thousands of people each year. DUI and DWI offenses include drunk driving and drugged driving. There are ways you can spot a drunk driver and things you can do to report drunk driving to the authorities. Reporting an impaired driver [...]


Top 8 Causes of Distracted Driving (and Tips for Staying Focused)

Distracted driving is a serious issue in the United States. Each day, approximately nine people are killed in fatal crashes involving distracted drivers. More than 1,000 people are injured daily in crashes involving driver inattentiveness. Top 8 causes of distracted driving are: Texting and Driving Using Electronic Devices Eating While Driving Taking Care of Children [...]


Who is Liable in a Slip and Fall Accident?

Slip and fall accidents can occur anywhere. A slip and fall injury can lead to disabilities and life-threatening emergencies. In some cases, trips and stumbles are unavoidable accidents. However, some slip and fall injuries are the result of negligence. Successful slip and fall claims must include evidence of certain conditions to determine fault in a [...]


What Should I Do if I Suffer a Dog Bite?

Dogs can bring an incredible amount of joy into a person’s life. For some, a canine is a family pet, for others, dogs are akin to children. Unfortunately, dogs and puppies can occasionally behave out of character and unexpectedly bite someone. It is helpful to be prepared and knowledgeable about what to do during those [...]


Motorcycle Accidents: Safety and Prevention Tips for Motorcyclists

Riding a motorcycle can be one of the most enjoyable things you do. It takes skill, knowledge, and an acute sense of awareness. Like other things worth doing, riding a motorcycle can be rewarding, but it can also be one of the most dangerous things you do. To ensure you’re being as safe as possible, [...]


What to Do After a Car Accident in Utah

Motor vehicle accidents happen every day across Utah. Car accidents can be a stressful and traumatic event, and it’s important to be prepared. If you’re ever in a car crash, be sure to follow these important steps: What to Do After a Utah Car Accident: Pull over - Stop at the scene Check for injuries [...]