MAY I RECOVER FOR MY PAIN AND SUFFERING?

pain and suffering law

Whether it’s an automobile or plane crash, a boating disaster or a slip and fall, getting injured is expensive. Medical bills quickly add up. Lost wages only make matters worse by creating stress that further complications. Economic damages, such as medical bills, lost income, and property damage are easy to quantify because they are monetary losses. But can a dollar value be put on the … [Read more...]

Burn Victims Deserve Restitution

Nearly half a million people were treated for burn injuries last year. Burns are some of the most painful injuries a person can endure. The suffering that accompanies burn injuries is extreme, and the damage can be lasting. If you were burned due to someone else’s negligence, then you should contact a qualified injury attorney in Alaska attorney immediately. The Severity of … [Read more...]

An Alarming Increase in Automobile Accidents Involving Teenagers

Teenage Automobile Accidents

It is common knowledge that teenage drivers are one of the most likely groups to be involved in automobile accidents and fatalities. Nationwide efforts to correct this issue have steadily decreased the number of deaths caused by teenage drivers. However, for the first time in a decade, the number of fatalities involving teenage drivers increased. The Governors' Highway Safety … [Read more...]

Beware Commercial Trucks in Alaska: Common Causes of Accidents

Trucking Accidents in Alaska

When a passenger vehicle and a commercial truck collide, the results are often catastrophic. Small passenger vehicles are no match for large, heavy trucks. Spinal injuries, paralysis and death are far too common in truck accidents. If you have been injured or a loved one was killed in a truck accident, contact an experienced and reputable personal injury attorney in Alaska today. … [Read more...]

Is A Wrongful Death Attorney Necessary?

Wrongful death attorney

Losing a loved one in an accident is an awful and horrifying experience. The last thing anyone wants to think of during the grieving process is hiring a wrongful death attorney. Family members normally need to work through anger, fear and blame. At some point, many families land on “making sure this never happens to another family.” “Wrongful death” is described as an accident which … [Read more...]

Tips for Avoiding ATV Accidents this Summer

ATV Accidents

ATVs are fun to ride, but can result in severe injuries and sometimes even fatalities. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that 13,043 ATV-related fatalities occurred between 1982 and 2013. Unfortunately, some of these fatalities occurred in Alaska. This article will discover various essential pieces of advice that motorists should use this summer to avoid … [Read more...]

Common Dangers Encountered by Tourists in Alaska

tourist injury in alaska

Glacier Bay National Park, Katmai National Park, Lake Clark National Park, and Denali are just some of the reasons that tourists are drawn each year to visit Alaska. While it is recommended that tourists follow certain safety precautions, not all injuries that occur while visiting Alaska can be avoided. The Alaska Department of Transportation reports that in 2010, there were 58 … [Read more...]

Failing to File a Timely Legal Claim Could Mean No Compensation

Alaska statute of limitations

We all procrastinate about something. Usually it is something that we don’t really want to do or something that we think will be unpleasant. But with some things, time is of the essence. If it isn’t done at the right time, the opportunity could be lost forever. In the law, the term “statute of limitations” is essentially the same as time is of the essence. If you think you have a legal … [Read more...]