Driving under the influence of alcohol is a serious offense that can have serious consequences. If you're facing a DUI charge, you need to understand your rights and options. This article will answer some common questions about drunk driving cases so you can make informed decisions as you move forward. Why Is Your DUI Case Taking So Long to Resolve? A DUI case is a complex legal matter, and the process can take some time.
17 January 2023
Driving while intoxicated or under the influence (commonly abbreviated as DWI or DUI respectively) is a common charge in every state. Because it is relatively routine, the consequences are seen by drivers to be equally routine, as though little can be done to change them. Yet there are a huge number of instances in which a DWI charge can and should be challenged. If you have recently found yourself charged with a DWI, take a look below for just a few of the ways a DWI attorney can assist you in challenging or reversing the charge.
30 November 2022
No one is ever truly prepared for a car accident. Even if you're the most cautious driver on the road, there's always the potential that another driver will cause an accident through their negligence. And while some accidents are relatively minor, others can be much more serious, causing significant damage to your vehicle and potentially leaving you with injuries that require medical attention. In the event of a car accident, you may be wondering what steps you need to take to receive compensation for the damage and injuries you've incurred.
10 October 2022
The average individual does not fear or have concerns about leaving home and getting involved in a car accident. However, these unfortunate situations happen daily to unsuspecting individuals. They can cause minor and severe injuries. Many car accidents are caused by negligent drivers. Individuals who are injured in car accidents might be entitled to compensation. Some injuries are immediately obvious. However, it is possible for injured individuals not to feel hurt after an accident.
10 August 2022
Most employers take all necessary safety measures to ensure that all workers are safe during operations. However, some employers can ignore hazards or put off essential maintenance exposing the operational staff to dangerous workspaces. Such errors or negligence can make you sustain severe injuries if you operate a faulty appliance or come into contact with harmful chemicals. If this happens, you might want to sue your boss to ensure they take full accountability for your injuries.
3 June 2022
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges may lead to several problems. One of the worst is the removal of a defendant's driving privileges. For those facing DUI charges, it pays to understand what could happen to their driver's license as a result. Driving Is a Must Once you are released from jail, you may face an immediate loss of driving privileges pending the outcome of your case. A lot can happen because of a DUI arrest.
6 April 2022
When you file a workers' compensation claim after you are injured at work, and need to seek medical treatment, you will be entitled to compensation for your medical treatments. If you later need to receive future medical treatments, you may wonder if these will be covered by the workers' compensation insurance provider as well. This is something you need to discuss with a workers' compensation lawyer. Medical Treatment Not Related to the Accident
3 February 2022
One of the factors that is the most likely to lead to a slip and fall accident is bad weather conditions. This is especially true during the winter when snow and ice can lead to slippery conditions. While some businesses will apply salt to an icy surface, other businesses are negligent and you might suddenly find yourself slipping down a flight of stairs. The Responsibilities of a Property Owner Regardless of the weather, business owners are responsible for taking over their properties and making sure that they are safe.
17 November 2021
If you have been hurt on the job, your employer's workers' comp coverage is, in most cases, a valuable benefit. Rather than having to cope with medical bills and other issues on your own, this form of insurance can pay for not only your medical expenses but a partial salary when you are too hurt to work. Unfortunately, workers' comp insurers are not as easy to work with as you might expect, and that can result in denied claims.
14 September 2021
If you've recently been diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome or if you suspect you may have carpal tunnel but haven't yet been diagnosed, one of the things you need to consider is whether or not this condition was caused by your job. When carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by the tasks you perform at work, you may have the right to claim worker's compensation benefits as a result. Here's a look at what you need to know about carpal tunnel and worker's compensation.
24 June 2021