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Pedestrians are far more vulnerable to serious injury in accidents than vehicle drivers, passengers or cyclists. When walking or jogging, you have to worry about bicyclers, skateboarders, other pedestrians and all the vehicles on the roads. And if you have a child with you in a jogging stroller, pram or alongside – or have your dog along – that’s even more to be mindful of.
Tacoma’s roads can be congested and dangerous with all the texting, distracted and aggressive drivers. Combine that with wet weather and you’ve got a recipe for disaster. If you’ve been seriously injured, there are some steps you can take from the moment metal meets metal to protect your rights and give you the best chance of winning your Tacoma car accident case.
Last Friday, the Washington State Supreme Court issued a ruling that helps to clear up an interesting debate in personal injury law.
We all know the inherent dangers of walking on the roads. We also know that there are affirmative steps that you can, and absolutely should, take to protect yourself. Walk on sidewalks where possible, observe crossing signals, cross only in marked crosswalks where feasible, wear bright clothing to stay visible, and most importantly, always remain alert.
Many people treat auto insurance as an either-or commodity; either you have it and are fully covered or you don’t and are completely vulnerable. In reality, auto insurance policies vary widely in their coverage, limits and exemptions from person to person and vehicle to vehicle.
In the interview, Rick discusses some of the most important things people need to know about personal injury law, including why and when you should hire an attorney after a serious injury.
If you’ve been injured as a result of improper medical care – whether it was misdiagnosis, delayed treatment, improper treatment or negligent care – you need a good malpractice lawyer. Tacoma consumers may be looking for tips on how to find a good malpractice lawyer and we can help.
When you’ve been injured in a car accident, if your injuries are serious and the blame isn’t yours, consulting an attorney is a wise move. But you don’t want just any run of the mill lawyer handling your case – you need a reputable attorney with expertise to get you the best possible settlement for your particular accident and injury circumstances. But how can you know you’re getting the best lawyer for your needs? Here are five questions you must ask your Tacoma car accident attorney: