Personal Injury Blog

Head-On Truck Collisions

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 19, 2020

Head-on collisions across the country are responsible for more than 10 percent of all fatal accidents, according to the Insurance Information Institute. Driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs also causes more than 10 percent of traffic accident deaths, and receives a great deal of justifiable attention as a serious public health and safety issue. […]

Statute of Limitations in a Wrongful Death Case

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 17, 2020

If someone you loved died due to an accident, one of the first questions you’ll want to ask a wrongful death lawyer is: What is the statute of limitations for a wrongful death lawsuit? The statute of limitations is the period of time within which an injured party can file a legal case. To understand […]

Seven Reasons Tractor-Trailers Cause Worse Injuries Than Cars in an Accident

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 15, 2020

Sharing the road with tractor-trailers makes many drivers nervous, especially down long, winding mountain roads. You might find yourself falling back to avoid sharing the road with a tractor-trailer or passing very carefully, since you do not want to risk getting caught between a tractor-trailer and a guard rail or a steep drop. Unfortunately, many […]

When Tow Trucks Get Into Accidents

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 13, 2020

We see tow trucks as the helper vehicles on the road. They show up after a wreck and safely remove the cars involved in the accident, then transport them to places where they can be repaired. And that’s exactly what they are, most of the time. But what happens when they are involved in an […]

What to Do After an Auto Accident Injury

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 11, 2020

After a car accident, you may have serious injuries. At the least, you may feel confused as to what to do. Depending on your injuries, you should take steps to secure the scene of the accident. In many cases, the Department of Transportation recommends moving vehicles to the side of the road if they are […]

What Do Personal Injury Lawyers Do?

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 9, 2020

What Are the Types of Personal Injury Cases? Nearly every type of interaction that could conceivably cause harm to a human being, either physical or emotional, can be the subject of a personal injury case. Personal injury cases can include: Car accidents Motorcycle accidents Truck accidents Bicycle accidents Injuries to children Construction accidents Animal bites […]

The Dangers of Unqualified Truck Drivers

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 7, 2020

Commercial trucks are some of the most intimidating vehicles on the road. Their size alone can make any driver sharing the road with a semi-truck a bit nervous. Large trucks are even more threatening when there is an unqualified driver behind the wheel. And the scariest thing is that you don’t know that a driver […]

Mechanical Failure and Truck Accidents

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 5, 2020

Mechanical failure: even the words create a sinking sense of dread in your gut. Mechanical failures often mean costly repair bills, not to mention time without your vehicle. When it comes to big trucks, however, mechanical failures can have even more serious repercussions. Big trucks take up more room on the road and have more […]

Dealing With PTSD After a Car Accident

Posted By Boohoff Law | | January 3, 2020

Crashing metal, a spinning vehicle, and pain: car accidents cause a great deal of trauma in the space of a few short seconds. Worse, you may find yourself trapped in the vehicle after the accident, unable to move due to your injuries or the damage to your vehicle. Unsurprisingly, many people suffer from post-traumatic stress […]