Monthly Archives - July 2019

A Quick Look At The Construction Industry

A Quick Look At The Construction Industry

When you understand current trends in the field of construction concerning on-the-job safety measures, it will help you better grasp the context in which a construction accident claim can be pursued by an injured party. Awareness of this context is crucial if you or a worker has been harmed in an accident that took place on a construction site. [...]

Essential Information On Medical Malpractice

Essential Information On Medical Malpractice

It is likely that you have heard of medical malpractice, either while watching a TV show or just a buzzword in a big news story. However, many Americans who haven’t experienced it do not really understand what medical malpractice is and what comes along with it. Sadly, medical malpractice can impact to nearly anyone and is always a tragic [...]

St George, UT - Many Injured In Crash On S 270 E & E Riverside Dr

Beaver, UT – 6-Year-Old Critically Injured In Rollover On I-15

Beaver, UT (July 28, 2019) – There was a rollover crash on Interstate 15 near Beaver that resulted in a 6-year-old sustaining critical injury. The crash occurred at around 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24th. Reports from the Utah Highway Patrol indicate that the young child was transported to a local medical facility by helicopter.  The vehicle, a Chevy Tahoe, [...]

Washington County, UT - Unlicensed Teen Driver Seriously Injured In Crash On I-15

Washington County, UT – Unlicensed Teen Driver Seriously Injured In Crash On I-15

Washingston County, UT (July 28, 2018) – Utah Highway Patrol has reported that a teenager was critically injured in a collision on Interstate 15 in Southern Utah. The incident, which took place on Thursday, July 25th, at around 4:40 a.m., resulted in the boy being taken to Dixie Regional Medical Center for immediate medical treatment. UHP initially reported the crash [...]

Despite Awareness & New Laws, Motorcycle Deaths Are On The Rise

The Basics of Utah’s New Lane-Filtering Motorcycle Law

If you are a motorist in the state of Utah, you may soon be experiencing some changes on the local roadways. Starting on May 14th, motorcyclists will now be able to “filter” to the front of traffic at stops on major roads in the state.  This is the date that the latest traffic regulation in Utah will take effect. Utah [...]

The Value Of A Burn Injury Settlement

The Value Of A Burn Injury Settlement

It can be difficult to accurately calculate the value of a burn injury settlement. The key factors are the degree of the injury, the intent of the person who caused the injuries, and the ability of the defendant to cover the costs of a settlement. Burn injuries usually result in higher settlement values due to the extent of the [...]

Essentials of Burn Injury Claims ured in Storage Unit Fire

Essentials of Burn Injury Claims

It is rare for injuries to take place on the job, but it is a very possible reality when working in a warehouse or manufacturing company. In the United States, every workplace is required to follow certain safety standards to safeguard the wellbeing of their employees, as well as their customers. It is crucial that everyone fully understand the [...]

Government Immunity In Wrongful Death Claims

Government Immunity In Wrongful Death Claims

A death that is due to the negligence of another party could provide the basis of a wrongful death claim. By definition, these kinds of personal injury claims are meant to provide surviving family members with some type of financial recourse for the wrongful actions of another party, but there are certain exceptions that exist pertaining to wrongful death [...]

Panguitch, UT - Motorcyclist Killed In Accident On UT-143

Salt Lake City, UT – Motorcyclist Killed In Accident On 400 S Near 500 W

Salt Lake City, UT (July 24, 2019) – Local police were at the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash in Salt Lake City. The incident took place on Tuesday afternoon, July 23rd, at around 1:30 p.m. on 400 South between 500 West and 700 West.  The crash involved two vehicles, a motorcycle and a motor vehicle. Both vehicles came into [...]

Cedar City, UT - Elderly Cyclist Hospitalized Due To Crash On UT-56

Cedar City, UT – Elderly Cyclist Hospitalized Due To Crash On UT-56

Cedar City, UT (July 24, 2019) – The Cedar City Police Department responded to an injury in the early morning at around 7:00 a.m. on Monday, July 22nd. A cyclist was hospitalized after being struck on UT-56 near Cedar City.  Reports indicate that a 2000 Chevrolet 1500 pickup and a 74-year-old cyclist were traveling west on the roadway when the [...]