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How to Correct a Police Report After Your Car Accident

Brett Steinberg | November 25, 2020 | Personal Injury

Car accidents are unfortunately a common occurrence. According to The Wandering RV, 6 million car accidents occur every year. This year, you may be involved in at least one of these 6 million accidents. If this is your first accident, you may not be aware that you should file a police report as…

Common Personal Injury Terms to Know

Brett Steinberg | November 11, 2020 | Personal Injury

When you're filing a personal injury claim, you may encounter quite a bit of legal jargon. You may wonder what terms such as tort or premises liability mean, and we're here to clear the air for you. Below you'll find a short glossary of legal vocabulary you may come across in your journey…

Tactics Used by Insurance Adjusters to Void Your Claim

Brett Steinberg | October 22, 2020 | Personal Injury

Forbes has reported that everyone gets in a car accident every 17.9 years. If this is your first accident, you should know that you'll likely speak with an insurance claims adjuster after the collision. However, the adjuster is not your friend and will do anything to minimize your compensation or even nullify your…

The Effects of Alcohol on a Motorist

Brett Steinberg | October 08, 2020 | Auto Accident

Drinking and driving is an all too common combination, and the accidents that happen from such a mix is often devastating. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 29 people die daily due to alcohol-fueled auto accidents. These incidents are due to the effects that alcohol has on the brain of…

How to Prepare for Your Child’s Return to School in a Pandemic

Brett Steinberg | August 25, 2020 | Personal Injury

2020 has been a difficult year for people, both children and adults. With the United States battling a COVID-19 pandemic right when the school year is beginning, parents may be uncertain of what their children or school will do in terms of curriculum and safety precautions. Will their child be attending school…

Seizure-Related Car Accidents: Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | August 11, 2020 | Auto Accident

Epilepsy is prevalent in the US, affecting between 5 and 8.4 per 1000 Americans every year or between 2.2 to 3 million US citizens (American Epilepsy Society), with older adults and children being at greater risk. Unfortunately, seizures can and do occur when epileptic people drive, but those seizure-caused accidents are less prevalent compared…

Protest Injuries: Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | June 19, 2020 | Uncategorized

Protests are commonplace in modern times. One such protest is the George Floyd protests that began in Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area on May 26, 2020, and then expanded nationwide. While protesting is largely peaceful, riots and looting may occur, leaving attendees at risk for severe injuries. Even if riots don't happen, attendees may…

Beach Injuries: Who can be held liable?

Brett Steinberg | May 22, 2020 | Uncategorized

It's that time of year. The temperature’s rising, and the sun is beaming, so what better way to cool off than a trip to the beach? But before you head off to those glistening ocean waves, you should know of the various types of injuries you can encounter, as well as who…

Moving Truck Accidents – Who Should Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | March 24, 2020 | Auto Accident

The moving truck industry is huge; roughly 31 million Americans moved in 2019, and the average American moved 11.7 times in their lifetime. That's a lot of moving, meaning a lot of moving trucks, (approximately 50,000 rental and professional trucks in the United States), are on the road. While unexpected, moving trucks can…

Workers’ Compensation for Truck Drivers

Brett Steinberg | March 10, 2020 | Auto Accident

Trucking is a dangerous industry for multiple reasons. Many truck drivers are in control of a 40-ton vehicle that isn’t impervious to wind, winter weather, and congested highways. These trucks can’t brake as quickly and can’t maneuver around vehicles should those vehicles hard brake. Furthermore, the drivers are often forced to work…