Personal Injury Blog

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 […]

Common Injuries to Watch for on Memorial Day: How to Make Your Celebration Safe

Posted By Boohoff Law | | May 2, 2019

Even though summer doesn’t officially start until the 21st of June, many celebrate Memorial Day as the official start of summer vacation. Cook-outs, water sports, and partying with friends and family are popular activities. As with any celebration, the fun can quickly turn scary when someone experiences a serious injury. Here are a few common […]

Understanding Never Events

Posted By Boohoff Law | | April 17, 2019

In March 2019, a woman sued Vanderbilt University Medical Center for $25 million dollars after a doctor allegedly operated on the wrong kidney, damaging her urinary system and requiring her to undergo dialysis for the rest of her life. This patient was the victim of a never event. Unless you work in healthcare, it’s unlikely […]

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Seattle

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Seattle area residents get to live and work in one of the nation’s most cosmopolitan cities. In addition to its diverse food options and world-class dining, Seattle has a thriving arts and entertainment scene and ample cultural activities that draw visitors from around the world. This hub of activity, including some of the world’s largest […]

New Drivers and the Rules of the Road: Keeping Your Teen Safe This Summer

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Summer is almost upon us, which means your teen will be on break. Whether commuting to and from a summer job or spending time with their friends, your teen is sure to want to get some time behind the wheel. Finding the balance between trusting your teen behind the wheel and preventing an accident has […]

May Is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

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If you are a motorcycle enthusiast living in the Seattle area, you know that you can ride your bike year-round, or at least 10 months out of the year. Yet, some don’t want to battle the colder weather or potential icy roads during the winter months, so they wait until spring to break out their […]

Living With the Effects of a Serious Injury

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Suffering a severe or catastrophic injury is a life-changing event that devastates victims and their families. The aftermath of the injury includes physical, emotional, and financial consequences that make it difficult for victims to return to life as normal. No amount of money will undo the damage caused by a severe accident, but money can […]