Personal Injury Prevention Tips for Common Personal Injury Accidents

Did you know that personal safety doesn’t just exist in policies and guides alone? Each day, we face personal safety concerns, and it is our responsibility to ensure we keep ourselves safe. For instance, you can easily trip and fall while going down the stairs. To understand personal safety concepts when it comes to personal injury, you have to live free from many daily security concerns. This post will outline preventative tips to rely on…

Drowsy Driving: Is It an Occupational Hazard for Truck Drivers?

Many truck drivers find themselves working against the clock. Delivering their load as quickly as possible brings them and the companies they work for the biggest profits, but at what cost? Many drivers are chronically sleep deprived because they push themselves beyond their limits to make more money and meet strict deadlines. Sleep deprivation is far more serious than many people realize. Dangerously Sleep Deprived Drivers While truck drivers aren’t the only sleep-deprived drivers on…

Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney in Tulsa, OK

If you live in or around the Tulsa, Oklahoma area and are the victim of an automobile, motorcycle, or commercial trucking accident that was not your fault, you deserve the benefits you are eligible to receive. If someone you love suffered from a wrongful death, either due to an accident, medical malpractice or any number of reasons involving neglect, you have the option for a free legal consultation with a knowledgeable and qualified injury attorney….

Personal Injury Statistics

Personal Injury Statistics

Accidents and injuries are an unfortunate part of all our lives. As we go about our normal daily routines, we may be the victim of someone else’s negligence, workplace injuries, sports injuries, and more. Personal injury law provides those hurt in this manner with a way to seek compensation for their injuries and accident related expenses. Below are some surprising accident statistics and some tips on how you may seek legal help if you are injured…

Personal Injury: Workers’ Compensation

Personal Injury: Workers’ Compensation

Important Factors to Consider When Filing for Workers’ Compensation If you are injured on the job, the last thing you’re probably going to remember is what to do next. But getting injured does require you to make quick decisions in order to ensure that you’ll be able to receive workers compensation. You can be injured immediately or note that your injury develops over time. It’s crucial that you’re evaluated no matter your injuries and that…

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

It is estimated that 830,000 children die each year due to an accidental, or unintentional, personal injury. Males are twice as likely to be seriously-injured. Ninety percent of these injuries could have been prevented if the proper precautions would have been taken. There are several other important facts that you need to know about personal injury and children. Car Accidents are the Leading Cause of Injury Deaths in Children Between the Ages of 5 and…

New Car Technology Contributes to Personal Injury

New Car Technology Contributes to Personal Injury

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Outfitting your car or your lifestyle with the latest products may feel natural, however new technologies are the primary cause for an alarming number of accidents causing personal injury to people. In-car DVD systems, navigation or GPS and hands-free devices can be the cause of major distraction to drivers. The accident statistics are increasingly alarming. GPS Systems Newer built in and voice activated GPS systems are becoming safer…

The Rise in Accidents and Personal Injuries During the Holiday Season

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] The incidence of accidents causing personal injury increases during the holiday season, including those caused by someone else’s negligence. The rate of accidents can be lowered at least somewhat if people like you are better informed as to what to look out for during the winter holiday period. Common Types of Holiday Season Accidents The two most common types of accidents giving rise to personal injury are automobile…

What is Personal Injury?

Personal injury is a legal term for an injury to the body, mind or emotions, as opposed to an injury to property. Personal injury is most commonly used to refer to a type of tort lawsuit alleging that the person’s injury has been caused by the negligence of another. When a victim legally files a personal injury claim they are stating that they were injured and suffered damage due to an act or omission of…

Texting and Driving – Car Accidents and Personal Injury

Texting and Driving – Car Accidents and Personal Injury

Gorospe Law Group: Personal Injury Law Firm in Tulsa: Texting and driving statistics are becoming more readily available, which is important considering the number of car accidents, car wreck injuries and fatalities that happen as a result of texting and driving. Cell phone technology is increasing at such a rate that the number of new cell phone users also grows by the thousands every year. With this new technology comes a lot of risks that…