Children Are At Higher Risk Of Being Injured In Pedestrian Accidents

Children Are At Higher Risk Of Being Injured In Pedestrian Accidents

From the time that children take their first steps, they are much more likely to be injured in a pedestrian accident. According to findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every five kids under the age of 15 killed in a vehicle collision was a pedestrian in 2015. This means that children are at [...]

Workers’ Compensation Claims In Utah: Eligibility & Filing

Workers’ Compensation Claims In Utah: Eligibility & Filing

Almost all employers in the state of Utah are mandated to carry some form of workers’ compensation insurance for their workers. The system of workers’ compensation in Utah is by design a no-fault system that is meant to compensate injured employees for their medical costs, lost income, and any permanent bodily injuries associated with their injuries. In order to [...]

Two Utah Car Crash Laws That Can Impact Your Claim elt

Two Utah Car Crash Laws That Can Impact Your Claim

When attempting to regain monetary compensation following an auto accident in Salt Lake City, or anywhere in Utah for that matter, it is often not as easy as other cities in the United States. There are two particular car crash laws in Utah that may stop you from being able to regain lost compensation caused by injuries and damage [...]

Magna, UT - Man Is Critically Injured After Car Rams Into Home On S Patrick Dr

Magna, UT – Man Is Critically Injured After Car Rams Into Home On S Patrick Dr

Magna, UT (July 15, 2019) – Local news sources report that an 18-year-old man from Magna was critically injured after a vehicle ran into his home. He and his family must be replaced as the house will be torn down following the collision.  EMS responded to the accident just past 2:00 a.m. on Saturday Morning, July 13th, at the address [...]

Wasatch County, UT - 1 Killed, 2 Injured In Accident Near Strawberry Reservoir

Wasatch County, UT – 1 Killed, 2 Injured In Accident Near Strawberry Reservoir

Wasatch County, UT (July 15, 2019) – A man from American Fork was killed and two others were injured in a collision involving a semi-truck in Wasatch County. The incident took place on Saturday evening, July 13th, at around 7:40 p.m. on US-40 near Strawberry Reservoir.  The deceased was identified by local authorities as a 25-year-old native of American Fork.  EMS [...]

Pain And Suffering Damages In The State Of Utah

Pain And Suffering Damages In The State Of Utah

What seems like a simple accident can change everything.  You used to spend your off days hiking and climbing in the state of Utah. Angel’s Landing, Inspiration Point, and Kelly’s Rock were some of your favorite spots. Even on a day when you weren’t feeling your best, you were able to climb a 5.13a. Then, everything changed when you slipped [...]

Ogden, UT - 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Crash Near 1200 N Washington Blvd

Ogden, UT – 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Crash Near 1200 N Washington Blvd

Ogden, UT (July 14, 2019) – A man has been confirmed dead and a woman critically injured in the aftermath of a car crash in Ogden on Wednesday, July 10th. The incident took place past 11:00 a.m. near 1200 N. Washington Blvd, according to reports from Ogden police.  The crash involved two vehicles, a Chevrolet S10 pickup truck and a [...]

What Do I Do If My Injuries Don’t Appear Right Away?

What Do I Do If My Injuries Don’t Appear Right Away?

Nearly all car crashes can become a traumatic event. From simple fender-benders to catastrophic accidents, there is a lot of force involved when a vehicle hits something. Many times, when someone is involved in a car crash that seems relatively minor, they may not notice any symptoms of injury immediately. This can happen due to many reasons. In this [...]

Legal Options For A Pedestrian After A Utah Accident

Legal Options For A Pedestrian After A Utah Accident

When a pedestrian is struck by a car, their primary legal claim will probably be against the driver of the car that hit them. However, depending on the circumstances of the accident, he or she may be able to also file a claim against the municipality or city where the crash took place if unsafe roads or traffic control [...]

Employee Rights After A Workplace Accident

Employee Rights After A Workplace Accident

Employers in the state of Utah are required to provide their employees with a reasonably safe and healthy environment on the job. There are cases where employers fail to live up to this obligation, and employees are consequently harmed. However, sometimes employees can still be injured at the workplace even if all necessary efforts have been taken to provide [...]