Washington State Settlements for Truck Accident Victims

Categories: Distracted Driving

$1 million for Client Injured in Tractor Trailer Accident Settlement Amount: $1,000,000 Broken Bones Trucking Accidents Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner attorneys Dean Brett and David Brown tackled the challenging case for our client who was severely injured when her car was destroyed by a head-on collision with an out-of-control tractor-trailer. Our client spent months…

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Washington State Settlements for Car Accident Victims

Categories: Bicycle Accidents

Marathoner Suffering Fractured Leg After Collision With Car Leads to $490,000 Settlement Settlement Amount: $490,000 Broken Bones Pedestrian Accidents Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner attorney Dean Brett’s client Armando was an Elite Master’s runner who trained 5 to 20 miles a day, 6 days a week, and averaging 75 miles a week. He ran the…

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Washington State Settlements for Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents

Categories: Car Accidents

$4.2 Million for Victims of a Drunk Driver: One of the Largest Judgments in San Juan County History Attorney John Murphy obtained a $4.2 million verdict for two victims of a devastating collision caused when a drunk driver was racing with his drunk friend and plowed at a high-speed head-on into the victims’ vehicle. One…

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Washington State Wrongful Death Settlements

Categories: Catastrophic Injury

$2.5 Million For Family Of Teenager Killed In Jet-Ski Collision Settlement Amount: $2,500,000 Wrongful Death Recreational Vehicle Accident Zac Springer’s mother contacted Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner attorney Dean Brett to seek a second opinion after her initial lawyer advised that the claim was not worth pursuing. Since her son Zac had died in a…

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5 of the Most Common Childhood Injuries Seen on Halloween

Categories: Personal Injury

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Halloween is supposed to be a fun, festive holiday. You want your child to look back on their last Halloween and think of the costume, pumpkin carving, and even the trick-or-treating as a positive experience. Unfortunately, injuries are all too common for children on Halloween. After all, it is a holiday ripe with potential dangers….

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6 of the Most Controversial Wrongful Death Cases in History

Categories: Wrongful Death

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Wrongful deaths are tragedies that often could have been prevented. Whether it was an act of negligence, recklessness, or purposeful actions, controversy tends to surround these cases. Six wrongful death cases in history were the center of attention for media outlets because of not only how the death occurred, but also because of the high-value…

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Washington DUI Car Accident Laws You Should Know

Categories: Car Accidents

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Automobile accidents happen daily, but when those accidents result in fatalities due to one driver being intoxicated, someone must be held accountable for the lives lost and injuries sustained. Washington State has imposed strict laws against drunk driving, including harsh penalties for offenders. The state’s anti-drunk-driving laws lowered the acceptable blood alcohol concentration (BAC) to…

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Finding Representation for a TBI Case

Categories: Personal Injury

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A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a devastating, severe injury that might impact someone for the rest of their life – depending on the extent. Proving fault for a TBI might be difficult, which is why a victim should consider hiring an attorney. An attorney that has experience with TBI claims will evaluate the injury,…

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Should I Take the Insurance Companies First Settlement Offer?

Categories: Personal Injury

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After an accident, you might be contacted by the other party’s insurance. The claims’ adjuster assigned to your case could propose a settlement right then and there. You have medical costs, cannot work, and you need money, but should you accept the first settlement offered to you? Generally, it is not advisable to accept the…

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