Damages Available in a Drunk Driving Accident in Washington

Car Accidents
Damages Available in a Drunk Driving Accident in Washington

Drunk driving remains a nationwide concern, leading to countless accidents and significant injuries yearly. In Washington, accident victims have the right to pursue a claim for their injuries and other losses. Drunk driving accident monetary damages include compensation for medical bills, lost wages, property damage, and more. If you or someone you love sustained injuries...

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How to Determine Fault in Car-Bicycle Accident in Washington State

Bicycle Accidents
Car-Bicycle Accident

Washington is one of the most bicycle-friendly states in the country. However, this distinction does not mean that bicycle vs. car accidents don’t happen in Washington. And when these accidents occur, they usually involve severe and even life-threatening injuries. Accidents between a bicycle and a car are not always the driver’s fault. Determining who is...

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What Causes Most Rear End Accidents in Washington?

Car Accidents
What Causes Most Rear End Accidents in Washington

Rear end collisions are some of the most common types of accidents across the nation and in Washington state. And while many of these collisions are completely avoidable, they still happen all the time.  If you were injured in a rear end auto accident, you should know that you are likely entitled to justice and...

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What Steps Should I Take After a DUI Car Accident in Washington?

Car Accidents
steps to take after a DUI car accident in Washington

A car accident can be a terrifying experience. However, if a drunk driver hits you, you may also be frustrated that the accident could have been prevented.  If you were injured in a DUI related car accident, you are likely entitled to justice and compensation. At Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner, we have experience dealing...

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How to Get a Police Report for a Car Accident?

Car Accidents
How to Get a Police Report for a Car Accident

When you’re involved in an injury collision, the police will respond to the scene and take a report. The officer will give you some paperwork at the accident scene with the report number and identifying information for the parties involved. However, that’s not the official police report for a car accident. You will request the...

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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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