Car Accidents

The Importance of Police Reports After a Car Accident

One of the many steps you should take after a car accident in Arizona is to call the local police to report the collision. Reporting your car accident to law enforcement can lead to an official police report – a document that serves as an important piece of evidence during most car accident claims. Even… read more

The Difference Between Negligent and Reckless Driving

If you get injured in an auto accident in Arizona, you may hear two different terms during your injury claim: negligence and recklessness. These two terms have different definitions on a legal level. They also come with different ramifications for the at-fault driver. Finding out whether you are dealing with a negligent or reckless driver… read more

What if I Have an Accident in My Rental Car?

If you get into a car accident in your own vehicle, you understand your car insurance policy and whether or not your insurer will pay for your losses. If you get into a car accident in a rented car, however, the claims process can be more confusing. What to Do If You Crash a Rented… read more

Benefits of Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in Arizona

A car accident can happen when and where you least expect it. Motor vehicle collisions are often severely damaging, leaving victims with debilitating injuries and expensive property damage. Unfortunately, insurance companies take advantage of the vulnerable positions their clients are in to minimize the victim’s payout. To protect your rights and enjoy many other benefits… read more

Does an Expired Driver’s License Affect My Claim?

Driving with an expired driver’s license is a common mistake in Arizona. As a driver, you may not think an expired license is big deal, or you may not realize your driver’s license is past its expiration date. Driver’s licenses in Arizona don’t expire until the driver is 65 years old. If you get into… read more

Arizona Lane Change Laws

Unsafe lane changes are one of the most common causes of auto accidents in Arizona. All drivers have a legal responsibility to change lanes in a manner that is reasonable, safe and in accordance with relevant state laws. Failure to do so, resulting in a car accident, is negligence. Learn Arizona’s laws about lane changes,… read more

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