Washington State Settlements for Car Accident Victims

Bicycle Accidents
damages

The following blog article was updated in January 2022. 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,...

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Washington DUI Car Accident Laws You Should Know

Car Accidents
dui-accident

The following blog article was updated in January 2022. 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...

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How Does Uninsured Motorist Coverage Work in Washington?

Car Accidents
no insurance car accident

The following blog article was updated in January 2022. 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...

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What Are the Causes of Ridesharing Accidents?

Car Accidents

Ridesharing companies, such as Lyft and Uber, allow you to get around without needing a car and are a more convenient option than public transit. You can use these services after a night on the town (to avoid a potential DUI), as a ride to and from the airport, or even just going from one...

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What Insurance Claims Are Necessary After an Accidental Injury?

Car Accidents

Following an accident, you may need to file a claim with your insurer or the other party’s insurance company – depending on the circumstances of the incident. Regardless, you will have paperwork to file, deadlines to meet, and a meeting (or two) with an insurance claim adjuster. Knowing what paperwork and what claims you must...

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When Is a Pedestrian at Fault in a Car Accident?

Car Accidents

Usually, the driver is responsible in a motor vehicle versus pedestrian crash – but that doesn’t apply to all cases. A pedestrian can be found at fault, especially if they were the cause of the accident or purposely stepped into oncoming traffic. Unfortunately, the law often sides with the pedestrian, which means anyone in a...

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