Tag - Automobile Accidents in Mississippi

Why You Need Medical Attention After Minor Accident Injuries

Why You Need Medical Attention After Minor Accident Injuries

Every driver has experienced some type of mild inconvenience once in their life. Most find themselves stuck in traffic. Other times, they might bump or be bumped by another driver. This can lead to minor dents or fender benders which, while not a major accident, are time-consuming to deal with. Even worse, you might feel a minor ache in your neck or soreness in your shoulders because of your accident. But at least recovery will be simple and smooth, [...]

The Worst Mistakes You Can Make in a Personal Injury Case

The Worst Mistakes You Can Make in a Personal Injury Case

Every day, people go about their lives feeling untouchable and safe, proceeding without a care in the world. Perhaps we see accidents or speeding ambulances occasionally, but we often fail to consider what being involved in such an incident actually feels like. Whether a serious automobile accident, a minor rear-end collision, or a slip and fall injury, human beings move on quickly. But once people experience the accident themselves, they panic and have no idea how to deal with it. [...]

Proving Emotional Distress and Trauma in Court

Proving Emotional Distress and Trauma in Court

After incidents such as car accidents or personal injuries from fights or mishaps, you face more than physical injuries. You may be physically hurt from broken bones or scars, but emotional distress can be just as damaging. Even more minor injuries like slip and fall accidents can have a lasting emotional influence on your mind. However, the major difference lies in the evidence. Broken bones have x-rays and doctors’ reports as concrete evidence, while emotional damage must be taken [...]

Does Your Case Always Require Being Tried?

Does Your Case Always Require Being Tried?

Every year in the United States, thousands of trials are held to sort out many different types of legal disputes. From civil trials to administrative hearings, people fight for their rights and compensation for car accidents every day. For many of these settlements, people hire attorneys to represent them due to misunderstanding the legal system. However, legal trials can take a great amount of time depending on the type of case and schedules. Though some may only last a few [...]

What To Do After a Bike Accident

What To Do After a Bike Accident

On the road, you run into hundreds of other drivers every day during casual or extended road trips. Perhaps you see the occasional pedestrian on the sidewalk, but you may see another group on the streets: bike riders. Though some bicyclists may be on sidewalks, they might also be in bicycle lanes or the edge of the road. Bicycle riders may have the right-of-way, but just like drivers, they can get in accidents. Perhaps you are the driver who gets [...]

Florence, MS - Fatal Crash on Florence Byram Rd 

What To Do When the Police Don’t Arrive After an Accident

Whenever we pull out of our driveways to make a trip, we leave with little expectation of anything going wrong. Unfortunately, life takes unexpected turns and we face various problems—traffic congestion, schedule changes, or car accidents. Typically, many people travel prepared by leaving early or having car insurance plans, but the unexpected can still occur. Perhaps you follow procedures to handle an accident perfectly, but something else out of your control happens. For some, this includes calling the police to [...]

Driving Safety for Dogs and You

Driving Safety for Dogs and You

Many of us spend our daily lives with our dogs—walking, cuddling, playing, or driving to parks. Despite the fact that these animals have different needs and wants, we still accommodate them. From eating healthy to drinking enough water to, perhaps surprisingly, safety in the car. As people, we typically may not consider the kind of safety that dogs need when we go for a drive. But a dog’s safety in the car can be just as important as your own [...]

Can Traffic Cameras Be Used Against You in Court?

Can Traffic Cameras Be Used Against You in Court?

With every driving trip, you cross many different types of roads like straightaways, highways, and intersections, among others. Many drivers are guilty of many common violations, such as running a stop sign or red light. Sometimes we violate these rules on accident, while at others we ignore them in a rush. However, while passing you might see something you fear most, a traffic camera atop an intersection pole. Government administrations utilize cameras to watch traffic flow when a serious accident [...]

Oxford, MS - Whirlpool Dr Site of Injury Accident

Searching for Subtle Injuries After an Accident

The sun rises and you wake up in the morning to eat breakfast, clean up, and drive to work. This seems like the beginning of any other day, but for many, this is exactly how many accident victims start their day. In the beginning, everything seems normal, and sometimes after an accident, you might feel normal. Perhaps your accident ends up being minor, and you see no need to go to the hospital; however, you should never dismiss the possibility [...]

What To Do After an Accident as a Passenger

What To Do After an Accident as a Passenger

Life can be full of surprises—you might be driving to the supermarket when suddenly another car rear-ends you. For less severe accidents like these, you can generally sort out problems with proper discussion with other involved drivers. But in more severe scenarios, injured parties need immediate medical attention and ultimately handle legal ramifications later. But sometimes, you might be an innocent passenger carpooling when suddenly the trip takes a turn for the worse. If a passenger ends up seriously injured, [...]