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Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

When compared to other vehicles on the road, motorcyclists are at an increased risk of being injured in an accident. Motorcyclists lack the structure to protect them out on the roadways, making them a vulnerable target to cars and trucks. Statistics show that motorcyclists are nearly eight times more likely to be injured in an accident than a person [...]

Proving Fault In A Car Accident

Proving Fault In A Car Accident

Proving fault is an imperative part of an automobile accident case. If an attorney can successfully establish fault for a crash, they can hold the at-fault party liable for all damages. Attorneys at Siegfried & Jensen consider all evidence in car accident lawsuits when they are building claims to prove fault on behalf of injured clients. Quite often, traffic tickets [...]

When To Accept A Settlement Offer After A Car Accident

When To Accept A Settlement Offer After A Car Accident

If you are injured a car accident caused by a negligent or reckless driver, you may question whether you will be able to obtain compensation to cover your medical expenses and other financial obligations. In many cases, accident victims are able to file lawsuits against at-fault parties to obtain compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens imposed on them [...]

Whiplash From Automobile Accidents In Utah

Whiplash From Automobile Accidents In Utah

Being involved in a car accident can have a major impact on a victim’s life. One of the most common symptoms a person involved in a car accident will experience is whiplash. Unfortunately, the lack of defined medical terminology relating to these injuries often leaves victims wonder if they actually do have an actual medical condition that qualifies as [...]

Staying Safe As A Winter Driver On Utah Roadways

Staying Safe As A Winter Driver On Utah Roadways

Speeding and negligence are leading causes of motor vehicle accidents across Utah. In 2017 alone, over 41% of traffic-related fatalities were caused by speeding drivers. This is especially true in the cold winter months. Winter weather conditions cause both snow and ice, which can make it much riskier to travel down roads in Utah during and after storms. Unfortunately, [...]

How Does Blame Impact Coverage In A Utah Auto Accident?

How Does Blame Impact Coverage In A Utah Auto Accident?

Automobile accidents can be extremely stressful. This is especially true if you are even the slightest bit concerned that you may be at-fault in some way. You may be second-guessing your actions behind the wheel, causing you to ask yourself several questions to determine what happened. Did you take your eyes off the road for a second to look [...]

Springville, UT – Motorcyclist Dead After Collision On Old South Main Street

Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

When compared to other vehicles on the road, motorcyclists are at an increased risk of being injured in an accident. Motorcyclists lack the structure to protect them out on the roadways, making them a vulnerable target to cars and trucks. Statistics show that motorcyclists are nearly eight times more likely to be injured in an accident than a person [...]

Traumatic Brain Injuries In Children

Traumatic Brain Injuries In Children

Car accidents are one of the biggest contributors to individuals suffering from traumatic brain injuries. Even though vehicles are designed to protect those inside, the impact of a collision can still cause individuals to sustain serious injuries. Individuals who suffer from traumatic brain injuries often exert various side effects and problems following the incident. While some individuals experience symptoms [...]

Defective Tires Can Be Grounds For A Product Liability Claim In Utah

Defective Tires Can Be Grounds For A Product Liability Claim In Utah

Drivers often maintain their vehicles by rotating their tires every few months. The constant rotation of the tires allows the wear to distribute evenly. This is a critical part of maintenance, as it ensures the tires do not bald in any spots. Bald spots on tires can cause blowouts that lead to very dangerous situations. Unfortunately, regardless of the amount [...]

The Biggest Dangers Motorcycle Riders Face On Roadways In Utah

The Biggest Dangers Motorcycle Riders Face On Roadways In Utah

As the weather begins to warm up, we will begin to see an increase in the number of motorcyclists out on roadways across Utah. Unfortunately, this increase also comes with the increased risks other motorists traveling alongside them will cause motor vehicle accidents.  If you are actively considering whether you should purchase a motorcycle, you most likely already understand [...]