Tractor Trailer

The Dangers and Challenges of an 18-Wheeler Accident Lawsuit

An accident case involving an 18-wheeler (semi-truck) is especially complex. This is because you’re not dealing with a private individual, but layers of corporations. From the driver, who may be incorporated, to the truck owner, to the [...]

The Dangers and Challenges of an 18-Wheeler Accident Lawsuit2016-01-18T15:39:28+00:00

Ten Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer (Part I)

It doesn’t matter if your case is a “tiny” automobile accident fender bender or a massive multi-million dollar birth injury medical malpractice case—you should hire the best lawyer possible.  You can take the path of least resistance [...]

Ten Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer (Part I)2014-08-12T18:16:05+00:00

Truck Accident Lawsuits

Many lawyers make the mistake of thinking that a Maryland truck accident is just a larger version of an automobile collision.  These cases are vastly more complicated, and failure to know the specialized rules for truck drivers [...]

Truck Accident Lawsuits2014-08-12T23:51:03+00:00

Maryland Automobile Accidents While On-The-Job

  Many new clients come to us believing they have an automobile accident claim or a workers’ compensation claim, when in reality they might have both.  In fact, for any accident, whether a car accident, slip-and-fall, or [...]

Maryland Automobile Accidents While On-The-Job2014-08-12T18:22:01+00:00

Maryland Texting & Driving Lawsuits

  For the past few years, Maryland has systematically tightened the rules on cell phone use by drivers.  Like drunk driving and failure to use seatbelts, it is getting attention on a national level. Most Maryland drivers [...]

Maryland Texting & Driving Lawsuits2014-08-13T14:37:04+00:00

Maryland Police Reports

  The police report is often the best source of information in an automobile accident case.  It can be so important that we recommend that anyone involved in an accident call the police.  The police may or [...]

Maryland Police Reports2014-08-13T13:58:43+00:00

Maryland Car Accident Settlements

  We’ve blogged about how to calculate a Maryland automobile accident case value.  Our clients understandably want to know exactly what the process is to move a case toward settlement. When we are initially contacted, we’ll take [...]

Maryland Car Accident Settlements2014-08-12T18:28:39+00:00

Collateral Source: Double-Dipping In Your Automobile Accident Case

  Maryland has a rule called “collateral source,” which allows people injured by someone else’s negligence recover the value of expenses even if those expenses have been paid through another source.  That’s a little confusing, so we’ll [...]

Collateral Source: Double-Dipping In Your Automobile Accident Case2014-08-12T18:19:55+00:00

Maryland Insurance 101: Collision (Property Damage)

  Collision is a provision in your automobile insurance policy that will pay to repair or replace the vehicle if it is damaged in an automobile accident.  Deciding whether to get collision on a vehicle is usually [...]

Maryland Insurance 101: Collision (Property Damage)2014-08-11T18:47:39+00:00

Maryland Insurance 101: Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage (UM/UIM)

  In Maryland, all insurance policies are required to carry a minimum amount of uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage (UM/UIM).  UM/UIM is insurance that helps a driver and passengers in the event of an automobile accident with a driver [...]

Maryland Insurance 101: Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage (UM/UIM)2014-08-13T14:19:36+00:00

Medical Treatment After A Maryland Automobile Accident

  Many people wonder what kind of medical treatment they need after an automobile collision.  The question arises, I think, because people understand that there is an interplay between an insurance claim (or an auto accident lawsuit) [...]

Medical Treatment After A Maryland Automobile Accident2014-08-12T18:19:17+00:00

Hiring A Lawyer, Part 2

  When you meet with your lawyer, there will be some forms to sign.  We want to take the mystery out of hiring a lawyer, so below is an explanation of the forms that we might need [...]

Hiring A Lawyer, Part 22014-08-12T18:32:09+00:00

Hiring A Lawyer, Part 1

  There are many reasons to hire a lawyer after an automobile collision.  For most people, hiring a lawyer boils to two good reasons.  First, lawyers are experts and know the ins-and outs of insurance law.  Make [...]

Hiring A Lawyer, Part 12014-08-12T18:07:23+00:00

Safer Tractor Trailer Driving Is Needed

Driving a tractor trailer truck can be very dangerous. These trucks are quite large and carry thousands of pounds in cargo. This can make them difficult to handle and maneuver while driving. According to statistics, there are [...]

Safer Tractor Trailer Driving Is Needed2013-08-19T12:28:49+00:00