Month: March 2019

What Is a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Your car protects your body, your skull protects your brain; that’s how life is supposed to work. But nothing is perfect, and in the case of an automobile accident, you are never completely safe from serious, life-threatening injuries, and you are never completely safe from a traumatic brain injury. A traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when the head suffers a severe, often-violent blow, bump, or jolt. They are also commonly known as concussions, brain injuries, or head …

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Recovering Damages after an Auto Accident Involving Snow

The weather is part of our daily lives here in Utah. With winter rolling in full force, snow provides various outdoor activities for people to engage in. Unfortunately, driving on snow covered roads can be very dangerous. The hazardous weather conditions increase the chances of drivers becoming involved in car accidents. Snow is notorious for creating slick and dangerous road surfaces across the state, making it a major contributor to automobile accidents. Drivers who fail …

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West Jordan, UT – Accident At 9000 South And 1600 West Results In Injuries

West Jordan, UT (March 1, 2019) – Shortly after 6:00 p.m. Friday, West Jordan Police Department and first responders reported to the scene of an accident. The accident occurred at 9000 South near 1600 West. According to reports, victims involved in this accident sustained injuries and were transported to an area hospital for treatment. Although we are unsure of the extent of injuries received, we do hope those injured are able to make expeditious recoveries. …

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What Are Compensatory Damages In Utah Car Accidents?

In civil cases, damages are a monitory allotment awarded to a plaintiff. They are given to the plaintiff in claims where the defendant has been found to be negligent for an incident that occurred and caused harm to the claimant. In personal injury cases, victims are awarded damages to cover a variety of financial damages the claimant sustained on behalf of the defendant’s wrongdoings. Compensatory damages are essential following a personal injury accident. These awards …

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How To Spot Distracted Drivers Along Utah Roadways

No matter how cautious you are behind the wheel, you are still at risk of sustaining injuries in a car accident caused by another driver. Unfortunately, drivers are often distracted while behind the wheel of their vehicle. As a result, others traveling along the same roadways are at an increased risk of becoming involved in a car accident. Thankfully, there are some ways you can be proactive while behind the wheel to prevent becoming involved …

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