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Ten Tips To Follow If Your In A Car Accident

Ten Tips To Follow If Your In A Car Accident
Nobody ever expects to be involved in a motor vehicle accident. But as we all know, car accidents do happen. So here are ten tips to follow should you be involved in a motor vehicle accident. Remain Calm. An accident can be shocking and disorienting. Make sure you and your passengers are ok. If not, call 911 right away. If possible, move your vehicle to a safe place. There is nothing more dangerous then being stopped on a road with moving traffic. The best thing to do is to move your vehicle to a nearby parking lot or shoulder of the road. Try and remember that a motor vehicle accident is just that, an accident. Getting angry and screaming at the other driver never helps the situation. Try and remain cordial when speaking. It’s ok to ask if other driver and their passengers are okay. But, you shouldn’t discuss the circumstances...
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Hit by a Swift Transportation Truck? - What To Do

Hit by a Swift Transportation Truck? - What To Do
Injured in an accident with a Swift Transportation truck? Call 1-877-405-4313 and let us explain your options, over the phone, for no cost. If you’ve been injured in an accident involving a commercial truck, including those owned by Swift Transportation, it’s important to understand that these type of accidents should NOT be handled like a normal, passenger car accident. Swift Transportation truck drivers must adhere not only to the traffic laws that passenger cars do, but also to federal regulations set forth by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Unlike other types of drivers, commercial truckers are barred from even touching a cell phone while driving, or even when stopped at a red light. Truck drivers are also limited on the amount of hours that they can drive in a certain period of time (hours of service rules). Additionally, interstate semi trucks are often insured for over a million dollars, and...
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US Law Firms Partner With Draft n Craft To Use Its Summaries As An Aid To Trial

Summaries are of key importance for any trial attorney. Be it a summary of a deposition transcript or a summary of a bunch of medical records, both are critically important as they provide an easy reference for attorneys not only in the discovery phase of a case but also while preparing for a trial.  A deposition summary reduces testimony to key facts, providing a well articulated summary of main events, dates and witnesses. On the other hand a medical records summary reduces records to facts with accurate recording of dates, figures, names, and reports. It also gives a record of key events and diagnosis. Our clients have been enjoying the luxury of technology through the use of our interactive EPUB summaries. We have seen an exponential growth in the summaries done in the last quarter. On an average the team has been producing 500 summaries each month. Our internal market research...
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Why You Should Have a Personal Injury Lawyer Represent YOU

Why You Should Have a Personal Injury Lawyer Represent YOU
If you have an injury resulting from another person’s actions or negligence, it would be a good idea to get in contact with a personal injury lawyer. Some might say that personal injury lawyers are sharks out to make a quick buck off of unsuspecting victims, but that is hardly the case. Personal injury lawyers’ main job is to represent you in court so that you are not taken advantage of by negligent parties, companies, or insurance adjusters. It turns out, they are a little afraid of personal injury lawyers, and here’s why: Personal injury lawyers are experts in their field. Many think that any lawyer would be able to do personal injury, but it takes a great deal of specialized schooling to become a personal injury lawyer. If you contact a normal, non-personal injury lawyer, you are not likely to receive the compensation that you deserve. A personal injury lawyer...
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