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Who Is At Fault in a Parking Lot Accident?

Published on Nov 17, 2021 at 9:27 am in Car Accidents.
Who Is At Fault in a Parking Lot Accident?

Many people think that when they exit the highway and pull into the parking lot, the danger of an accident is over. It’s common for drivers to begin dialing or texting, unbuckling the seatbelt, and reaching for objects in the car even as they prepare to park. But parking lot accidents are more common than we might think.

The following fact should encourage us to think twice before driving carelessly in a parking lot: Nearly 20% of car accidents happen in a parking lot or garage—that’s more than 50,000 crashes a year. Thousands of injuries and deaths result from parking lot accidents each year, and roughly 40% of those deaths are pedestrians, especially vulnerable individuals like children, infants in strollers, and elderly pedestrians.

How Do You Get Mississippi Car Accident Reports?

Published on Oct 28, 2021 at 9:09 am in Car Accidents.
How Do You Get Mississippi Car Accident Reports?

After a car accident, there are so many things you have to take care of—talking to the police, exchanging insurance information, talking to witnesses, and taking pictures of the scene all while trying to figure out if you’re hurt and planning your trip to the hospital. Even when you complete all of that, you’re likely thinking about your next steps and what you need to do.

How Can You Support a Family Member Who Has Been in a Car Accident?

Published on Oct 22, 2021 at 9:03 am in Car Accidents.
How Can You Support a Family Member Who Has Been in a Car Accident?

Car accidents happen every day. You might not have been involved in the traumatic experience, but your friend or family member was. When someone close to you has been in a car crash and suffered injuries and other damages, you’re likely wondering what you can do for them to be supportive.

The good news is that your desire to be helpful and supportive will likely mean more to your hurt family member than your actions. But your actions will also make their healing easier and let them know they have people behind them rooting for their recovery.

Common Tactics an Insurance Adjuster Will Use to Reduce Your Claim

Published on Oct 14, 2021 at 1:01 pm in Car Accidents.
Common Tactics an Insurance Adjuster Will Use to Reduce Your Claim

If your insurance company acts in bad faith—uses tactics to avoid fulfilling their contractual obligations—it’s probably time to consider finding an insurance bad faith attorney you can trust to handle your case. Insurance companies hold a reputation for having deep pockets and no qualms about stacking the cards when it comes to business practices. Unfortunately, that reputation is often proved accurate. But those who know their rights also understand the importance of protecting them—and what to look for to know if your insurance company is trying to take advantage of you.

As we discuss these common tactics, keep in mind that not every insurance company or adjuster (someone hired to review and make assessments on accident claims) is out to cheat you out of the compensation you deserve. That’s why it’s important to be aware of these underhanded maneuvers—to help you separate honest companies and adjusters from dishonest ones.

Should I Give the Insurance Adjuster a Recorded Statement?

Published on Aug 12, 2021 at 12:26 pm in Car Accidents.

As a car accident lawyer in Biloxi, one of the most common questions I hear on a regular basis is: “Should I give an insurance adjuster a recorded statement?” People who have been involved in an auto collision often have so many other important issues to deal with that taking the time to research effective ways to handle insurance adjusters is just impractical and sometimes impossible. Clients who have questions about giving statements to insurance companies are usually dealing simultaneously with contacting car rental companies, fixing their vehicles, asking for time off work, and coping with painful injuries. This question can apply to other types of insurance as well, but the issue most frequently arises in car accident cases.

Do You Have Delayed Car Accident Injuries?

Published on Apr 29, 2021 at 9:10 am in Car Accidents.
Do You Have Delayed Car Accident Injuries?

After a car accident, you might not always know right away that you were hurt in the collision. You could leave the scene thinking you were in a minor fender bender, but days later realize you have pain in your neck and head, and it turns out that you suffered from whiplash as a result of the collision. When this happens, you might not know what to do because you didn’t get evaluated right away.

You might not even associate your injuries with the accident right away if they start showing up much later. Even though they’re delayed, they are still injuries that you suffered from the collision. A car accident lawyer will be able to help you hold the person who caused your crash legally responsible for those injuries once you discover they were delayed.

How Will Your Lawyer Negotiate a Car Accident Settlement?

Published on Apr 15, 2021 at 9:06 am in Car Accidents.
How Will Your Lawyer Negotiate a Car Accident Settlement?

After a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you could be dealing with injuries and damages. The medical bills, repair costs, missed wages, and regular bills might be piling up and getting harder and harder to pay, especially if you can’t get back to work anytime soon. You shouldn’t have to worry about all those costs when you weren’t the one who caused the collision.

What Are the Steps in a Car Accident Investigation?

Published on Apr 8, 2021 at 8:32 am in Car Accidents.
What Are the Steps in a Car Accident Investigation?

After getting into a car crash that wasn’t your fault, you might realize you suffered from injuries and other damages. You don’t have to deal with those alone. Having a car accident lawyer on your side can help you recover compensation for all the damages you’ve incurred. Even though they’ll guide you through the process, you might still be wondering what their steps will be for investigating what happened.

Who Is at Fault in a Multi-Vehicle Accident?

Published on Apr 1, 2021 at 12:47 pm in Car Accidents.
Who Is at Fault in a Multi-Vehicle Accident?

Car accidents involving only one or two vehicles can be hard enough to deal with when determining fault. It can be hard to pinpoint if a driver, car part, or government agency are at fault for causing the collision through different acts of negligence. When multiple vehicles are involved, it can be even harder to determine who caused the auto wreck.

What’s Considered “Normal” Soreness After a Car Accident?

Published on Sep 17, 2020 at 12:08 pm in Car Accidents.
What’s Considered “Normal” Soreness After a Car Accident?

Car accidents can cause all kinds of injuries. One of the most common symptoms that everyone experiences after a car accident is soreness. Whether it’s from strains, bruising, or broken bones, our bodies get sore after the trauma of an auto wreck. But when is the soreness normal, and when does it cross the line to being something more?

When you suffer an injury from a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you deserve to get justice for the unnecessary damage done to you, as well as the costs you incurred. With the help of Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law in Biloxi, MS, you can feel confident that your car accident claim will get you full and fair compensation.

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