Can I File an Accident Claim Against the State of Washington?

Car Accidents
government vehicle accident

Experienced Attorney Assisting Washington Residents File Accident Claims Against the State In the state of Washington, if there is a motor vehicle accident, the state as well as local governments may waive their sovereign immunity. If they waive this immunity, an accident victim can sue the government entity for injuries and receive compensation in return….

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What Steps Should I Take After a Chain Reaction Accident?

Car Accidents
chain reaction

Experienced Accident Attorneys Serving Victims of Chain Reaction Crashes in Washington Heavy rainstorms, sleet, and ice create hazardous driving conditions for even the most experienced and safest drivers. In Washington, it is not uncommon for chain reaction accidents to occur. When these do, it is important that you are prepared and know how to respond…

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Top Five Winter Liability Issues to Address

Car Accidents
Winter Liability Issues

Experienced Attorneys Fighting for Victims of Winter Accidnets in Washington State With winter in full swing, there are snowy roads, icy sidewalks, and a high risk for winter-related injuries across the state. Even if your home is not in a wintry area of Washington, you have the rains and ice to worry about. Not only…

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Seven Common Causes of Head-On Collisions

Car Accidents
Crashed Car

Washington Attorneys Serving Victims of Head-On Collisions Imagine that you are driving down the road, following the laws, and minding your business. Suddenly, another car veers in front of you and strikes your vehicle head-on. Your airbag deploys, your body violently thrashes to and fro, and everything suddenly comes to a stop. You have just…

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Compensatory vs. Punitive Damages in an Accident Case

Car Accidents
Checks and Bills

When you file a personal injury claim, you will be presented with a lot of complex terminology. While most of this can be explained by your attorney, the most important terminology you will learn is about damages – also known as your monetary reward. It is important that you understand the types of damages, and…

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Tips for Driving Safely This Summer

Car Accidents
teen distracted driver

Safe Summer Driving Tips from a Washington Attorney Summer driving can be deceptive. While there may not be ice or flooding, there are other hazards hidden amongst the longer days and warmer temperatures. Driving during a summer heat wave almost seems peaceful, but according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), August has the…

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Dangerous, Reckless Driving Behaviors: Are You Guilty?

Car Accidents
dangerous driving behavior

Washington Attorneys Compassionately Serving Victims of Reckless Drivers Reckless driving is a common form of traffic violation in the United States. It happens when one driver disregards his or her own safety, as well as the safety of others – including cyclists and pedestrians. Not only is reckless driving extremely dangerous, but it can lead…

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What Happens When Your Car Accident is Caused by a Defective Part?

Car Accidents
car broken down

Attorneys Serving Victims of Manufacturer Defects in Washington Driver errors are the most common cause for motor vehicle accidents in the country, and sometimes that error is due to a lack of maintenance. But, there are instances where a defect in the automobile itself can lead to an accident, or contribute to more serious injuries….

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How Does Uninsured Motorist Coverage Work in Washington?

Car Accidents
no insurance car accident

Washington State Uninsured Motorist Attorneys Washington state law requires all insurers doing business within the state to offer uninsured motorist insurance (UM) and underinsured motorist insurance (UIM) to individuals purchasing liability insurance. Uninsured motorist insurance is what provides accident victims with compensation when they are injured by another driver who does not have liability insurance….

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