Personal Injury Blog

Planning a Safe Road Trip

Posted By Boohoff Law | | June 27, 2019

Road trips can be great fun. Whether you’re heading out with your family, your friends, or on your own, it’s always a good idea to keep safety in mind. Unless you enjoy juggling road hazards and unanticipated risks, consider these few tips before you go. They’ll help you bypass a few not-so-great surprises and help […]

NHTSA Investigates Additional 12.3 Million Vehicles for Defective ZF TRW Airbags

Posted By Boohoff Law | | June 25, 2019

Airbags remain a continuous target for safety investigations and consumer product recalls. After some airbags in Hyundai and Kia vehicles didn’t deploy, and caused four fatalities and six people to suffer serious injuries, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) investigated more than 400,000 vehicles in 2018. In April 2019, the NHTSA expanded their investigation […]

Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Washington and Oregon: What to Know Before You Ride

Posted By Boohoff Law | | June 20, 2019

The Pacific Northwest offers some of most scenic motorcycle routes in the United States. Highway 20 in Washington and the Aufderheide Memorial Drive in Oregon are just two routes that offer more than 60 miles of natural beauty. Traveling these roads, or any other road throughout Washington and Oregon, by motorcycle requires the use of […]

How to Prove a Car Accident Claim

Posted By Boohoff Law | | June 13, 2019

Car accidents can happen to anyone, at any time. Whether your car only suffers minor property damage or someone sustains a serious injury, at some point in your life, you will probably experience a car accident. In 2017, Washington experienced 565 fatal car accidents throughout the state. The Question of Fault If you’ve been involved […]

Back and Neck Injuries From Rear-End Collisions

Posted By Boohoff Law | | June 6, 2019

The United States experiences more than six-million car accidents each year. Back and neck injuries are common, especially in rear-end collisions. These injuries are often catastrophic, leaving the victim with a long term disability and huge medical bills. Car accidents are a leading cause of trauma in the country, and approximately 10 percent of all […]

Washington State Motorcycle Laws

Posted By Boohoff Law | | May 30, 2019

You get a certain sense of freedom and peace when you ride your motorcycle in Seattle. Mount Rainier, Puget Sound, and awe-inspiring ocean views provide a beautiful backdrop for each journey. As a biker, you encounter that freedom and the beauty each time you hit the road but you must make room for caution as […]

Top Causes of Car Accidents: What to Watch for While Driving

Posted By Boohoff Law | | May 23, 2019

No matter how defensively you drive, reckless drivers are all around you. In a matter of seconds, your life can change forever due to a distracted, aggressive, or drunk driver. Serious injuries from car accidents often result in expensive medical care and lost wages. When someone doesn’t share the road or fails to drive in […]

Teens Safe Cars: The Best Vehicles for Protecting Your Teen

Posted By Boohoff Law | | May 16, 2019

Obtaining your driver’s license is one of life’s important milestones. As a teen, your license is your ticket to more independence and additionally, more responsibility. While parents wish to protect their children from harm no matter their age, letting them get behind the wheel alone is hard. The good news is there are safe cars […]

Summertime Car Accidents—Increased Activity and Travel Require Extra Caution

Posted By Boohoff Law | | May 9, 2019

The sun is shining, school is out, and vacations loom ahead. Summertime is a time for enjoying the outdoors and for road trips with family. Increased activity on city streets and highways, however, can lead to summertime car accidents. Don’t ruin your summer fun by spending your vacation in the hospital. Use the following tips […]