Who’s At Fault? How Fault is Determined in an Accident

Who’s At Fault? How Fault is Determined in an Accident

Sometimes, it’s obvious who was at fault in an accident, but then there are times when both drivers carry some fault. In cases where both drivers broke a traffic law or created a dangerous situation, comparative negligence usually goes into effect. Even then, fault and responsibility for coverage of damages is determined differently in different

Are Selfies Generating More Clientele For Car Accident Lawyers?

Are Selfies Generating More Clientele For Car Accident Lawyers?

Self-portraits, better known in the modern world of pop culture as “selfies,” are a global phenomenon that have inundated Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and any other social media platform you can think of. Most owners of a smartphone or small handheld camera have mastered the art of snapping their own photo, and even if they haven’t,

How a Redding Personal Injury Attorney Can Make Your Claim Stronger

How a Redding Personal Injury Attorney Can Make Your Claim Stronger

Personal injuries can happen anytime, anywhere. Whether you are involved in an auto accident, experience a slip and fall, encounter a dog attack, etc., if you were injured because of someone else’s negligence, you could be entitled to receive a monetary settlement covering the cost of medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and property

Common Questions About Redding Personal Injury Lawyers

Common Questions About Redding Personal Injury Lawyers

Redding personal injury lawyers represent individuals who have claims as a result of being injured physically or emotionally due to the negligence of another individual, company, agency, organization or group. Personal injury lawyers act for their clients in order to protect their rights and to insure they receive the proper justice and settlements that are

Types Of Damages

Types Of Damages

Compensatory Damages The word “compensate” means “to offset an error or undesirable effect”. Compensatory damages, therefore, are meant to make up for an injury sustained by an individual. There are two basic types of compensatory damages: actual and general. Actual damages reimburse an individual for funds paid out-of-pocket for medical treatments, lost wages, substitute transportation,