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

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] 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…

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] 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…

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…

Motor Vehicle Personal Injury Recovery $150,000.00

Motor Vehicle Personal Injury Recovery $150,000.00

Tulsa Personal Injury Attorney Anthony Gorospe represented a client who was recently injured in a rear-end automobile accident. Our car accident and injury attorney’s worked closely with our injured client’s doctors to ensure that proper medical care was received. Our client’s symptoms have since completely resolved and the client was able to recover just compensation for his pain and suffering. The attorney’s at The GorospeLaw Group in Tulsa, OK recovered the maximum amount of insurance…

Personal Injury Settlement $80,000.00

This personal injury case involving a motorcyclist was negotiated and settled by the  Gorospe Law Group Personal Injury Law Firm in Tulsa, OK. Gorospe Law Group represented the backseat rider in this auto accident case. The driver of the motorcycle tried to take a turn too fast causing the accident. It was alleged that Gorospe Law Group’s client was consuming alcohol prior to the accident. Therefore, the insurance company defending the negligent driver of the…

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…

Motorcycle Safety – Avoid Accidents and Personal Injury

Motorcycle Safety – Avoid Accidents and Personal Injury

Riding a motorcycle is fun, but it is also dangerous. Here are some tips for you new riders to help you avoid Tulsa Car Accident Lawyer. Whether they’re buying a new or new-to-them motorcycle, motorcycle riders need to be prepared even before they take that first ride. Motorcycle Helmets Prevent Injury Riders who are buying their first motorcycle should start that preparation in a motorcycle accessories shop. They should buy the best helmet they can…