Car Accidents

Pedestrian Accidents and Duty of Care

Pedestrian accidents are a serious problem in Arizona. Statewide statistics show that Arizona is one of the top states in the country for vehicle-pedestrian collisions. Data from 2019 reported 1,842 pedestrian crashes, with 220 deaths and 1,697 injuries (the Arizona Department of Transportation). Most pedestrian accidents would be prevented if everyone obeyed their duties of… read more

How to Recover Compensation After a Car Accident

Car accidents occur every day in the state of Arizona. If you get injured in a car accident, you may be eligible for financial compensation from the person or party who caused the collision. If you have never had to file a claim before, the process may seem complicated. Breaking down your options can make… read more

What Are the Top Reasons for Insurance Claim Denials?

As the victim of a bad car accident, the best way to move forward is with financial relief from an insurance claim. Unfortunately, auto insurance companies in Arizona do not make it easy to obtain fair and full compensation. To save their investors money, insurers often use tactics such as denying valid claims. Learning the… read more

How Witness Statements Support Your Car Accident Case

In Arizona, the person at fault for causing the car accident will be responsible for paying the damages. As an injured victim, it is up to you to prove the other driver’s fault. One type of evidence that may be available to you during your insurance claim is eyewitness statements. Eyewitnesses from the scene of… read more

What Records Should You Gather After a Car Accident?

Recovering financial compensation for a car accident in Arizona takes proper documentation of the crash. An insurance company will want to see facts and information about the car accident, such as police reports and photographs. In the confusing aftermath of a car accident, it is important to try to gather records that are relevant to… read more

What Happens When a Car Accident Case Goes to Trial?

Holding someone responsible for your car accident in Arizona is important. If you were not at fault for the accident, you should not have to pay for your medical bills and property repairs out of pocket. Arizona’s civil justice system allows you to hold a negligent party liable for your damages. Most car accident cases… read more

How Is Fault Assigned in Car Accident Cases?

Car accidents are one of Arizona’s most common causes of injuries and deaths annually. In 2019 alone, the Arizona Department of Transportation reported 982 traffic accident deaths and 53,809 injuries in the state. If you get injured in a car accident in Arizona, you may wonder who will be responsible for paying for your damages…. read more

Car Accidents Caused by Teenagers

It takes time to become confident and careful behind the wheel. With the legal driving age just 16 years old – 15 ½ with adult supervision – many drivers are too young and inexperienced to safely control a motor vehicle. If a teenage driver causes your car accident and injuries, his or her parents may… read more