Your Auto Insurance Rates May Not Be All Your Fault | Accident Attorney

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Your Auto Insurance Rates May Not Be All Your Fault Our current economy means more people are employed, earning money, and driving more miles. Unfortunately more miles being driven means more auto accidents. (INSURANCE INFORMATION INSTITUTE, “More Accidents, Larger Claims Drive Costs Higher,” October 2016.) Auto accidents in Arizona have jumped 16% the past few years, leading to a substantial … Read More

Over the River and Through the Woods – Safely, Please! | Car Accidents Attorney, Kevin Chapman

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Over the River and Through the Woods – Safely, Please! Car Accidents Attorney Death Rates in the United States Jump On Thanksgiving As a car accidents attorney in Arizona, my research shows that Thanksgiving is one of our nation’s happiest holidays, but it might also be our country’s deadliest. According to Forbes.com,(1) doctors know the overall mortality rate in the … Read More

Shallow Jingles | Personal Injury Lawyer

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Some big personal injury lawyers advertise with catchy jingles, but a slogan doesn’t get anything other than your attention. Bigger isn’t always better, and slick marketing campaigns only amuse opposing auto insurance companies. They know the difference between the TV personas and reality. If you have been injured in a car crash and want an injury lawyer to help you … Read More

Auto Accident Attorney | Arizona 2015 Crash Facts

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Arizona Auto Accident Attorney As an experienced auto accident attorney in Arizona even I find the most recently released car crash statistics alarming. According to http://www.azdot.gov/mvd/statistics/arizona-motor-vehicle-crash-facts, even with increases in our population, fatal crashes in Arizona decreased from 1,121 in 2006 to 709 in 2014. Sadly, that number rose to 811 in 2015. Indeed, the number of traffic deaths also … Read More

Uber Drivers and Car Accidents | Auto Accident Attorney

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A Ridesharing Auto Accident Can be Uber Complicated: What You Need to Know Before and After One. Uber, Lyft, and other rideshare apps continue to grow more popular throughout Arizona and the world. Requesting an Uber ride is easy, quick, and usually much cheaper than a taxi. Some people believe – especially Uber promoters – that ride share services are … Read More

Do I Need a Car Accident lawyer?

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After most car crashes, there are generally three types of compensation (also known as “damages”) you can seek. You may or may not need a car accident lawyer depending on the severity of the harm you suffered. Property Damage Only Cases: As a general rule, if you suffered no bodily injuries, you should be able to settle your case with … Read More

Auto Insurance Company Claims | Accident Injury Attorney

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As an experienced accident injury attorney I know that in their never-ending quest to maximize their profits, auto insurance companies experiment with various, at times questionable, tactics to deprive accident victims from payment for their injuries and property damage. Some insurers even try to change the laws of some of the states. I Like Your Sheep Outfit, Mr. Wolf: What … Read More

In An Accident? Don’t Be Caught Unaware | Auto Accident Attorney

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As an auto accident attorney I have noticed that with the New Year, several auto insurance companies began recycling a tactic to deprive accident victims of the fair compensation to which they are entitled. This has been used many times over the years. First, the insurance claims adjuster for the driver-at-fault quickly makes contact with the accident victim – sometimes … Read More