While being involved in a car accident is the last thing on a person's mind, it is an event that could occur and could greatly impact the life of an accident victim. Our law firm understands that drivers and passengers in Massachusetts could suffer tremendously in a car crash. Not only could their health be at risk, but they could encounter financial hardships due to their injuries, damages and losses suffered in the incident. This is why it is crucial that victim understand their rights and take appropriate actions following an automobile collision.
Auto insurance can be one of the most frustrating bills to pay for good drivers. Depending on how long someone keeps their car and the level of insurance purchased, it is very possible to pay more than the value of the car in insurance payments only to never have to file a claim. But, even great drivers have accidents and in cases involving a hit and run one insurance policy may have to fill the role of the liable driver.
Car accidents, nursing home neglect and many other personal injury cases all share one common feature: the disruption and harm that they can create in a person's life. A serious injury can not only have devastating and severe physical consequences, but it can also affect an individual's professional life as well. A single injury can be enough to turn a family's financial situation upside down. Returning an injured party to the position they were in before their accident is one of our firm's goals.
For people in Worcester, one of the last things they consider when they head out onto the road is being involved in a motor vehicle accident. Although the majority of drivers are cautious and keep an eye out for other vehicles and pedestrians, there is always the potential for a car accident. These can happen for a variety of reasons. Some are due to carelessness. Others are due to simple misfortune of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. No matter how the accident occurs, serious injury is always a danger.
Car insurance companies have done a great job showing the public just how random and unexpected a car accident can be. While most commercials are done with a hint of humor, few people are laughing after being involved in a real world accident. Some accidents can be avoided by driving attentively, others are so unexpected that they are impossible to foresee and avoid. Regardless of the cause of a crash, the toll a serious car accident can take on those involved can last a lifetime.
Older drivers in Massachusetts often get a bad rap for being unsafe and dangerous behind the wheel. The stereotypes against old drivers may seem comical at times, but are they actually true?
Car accidents happen every day in Massachusetts. Tragically, some of the accidents result in fatalities and very serious injuries to those involved. In many other cases, however, car accidents only result in vehicles being damaged. At least that's what many people involved in these accidents believe.
Icy road conditions after the Thanksgiving holiday led to a multi-vehicle accident in Worcester. Freezing rain caused heartaches and injuries for many drivers trying to get a jump on the holiday traffic.
Last week, many people across the country heard about the death of Paul Walker, the Fast and Furious movie star, due to a car accident involving a Porsche. Now, some are calling into question whether the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT had too much power for even experienced drivers to handle.
As the population of the United States continues to increase, so does the number of people over the age of 65. The population of individuals that are 65 and older is expected to increase within the next 20 years, which means that more seniors will be driving on U.S. roads.