How do Insurance Companies Value Claims?

  If you've been injured in a car accident, or due to the negligent actions of another person or organization, you may be asking yourself, "How do insurance companies value claims?". The answer is that insurance companies use different methods to evaluate personal injury claims. One old, traditional method that was frequently used in the [...]

By |2019-01-22T19:55:19+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Automobile Insurance, Bad Faith Insurance/Breach of Contract, Personal Injury, Settlements|Tags: |Comments Off on How do Insurance Companies Value Claims?

How Much Car Insurance do You Need to Carry in Colorado?

Car insurance combines several types of coverage into one policy. Typically, your auto/car/truck policy will include some combination of comprehensive, collision, medical, liability and uninsured motorist coverage. So what do you need? It depends on your specific situation. Liability coverage pays for the damage you cause to others if your car is involved in an accident. It also protects you [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:01+00:00August 9th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Automobile Insurance, Insurance Claims, Medical Coverage, Personal Injury|Tags: |Comments Off on How Much Car Insurance do You Need to Carry in Colorado?

Attorney Fees in Personal Injury Cases

Throughout the United States, most attorneys who practice in the area of personal injury law charge a contingency fee of 1/3 of the gross settlement amount. In fact, in some states, the attorney cannot charge more than this. Normally, an attorney who settles a case without having to file a lawsuit, will charge 1/3 of [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:01+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Personal Injury|Tags: |Comments Off on Attorney Fees in Personal Injury Cases

How can you recover Punitive Damages in a Car Accident?

Punitive damages are a type of damages awarded by a judge or jury that do not compensate you for your injuries but punish the defendant for his actions or wrongdoing. So, they are damages that go beyond what is necessary to make the plaintiff or injured party whole. They are extra damages that an injured [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Jury Awards, Personal Injury, Settlements|Tags: |Comments Off on How can you recover Punitive Damages in a Car Accident?

How do I choose the right Personal Injury Attorney?

Choosing a personal injury attorney that will obtain the best results for you is very important! I will explain here what to look for when choosing an attorney in personal injury cases like car accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, dog attacks, and all other personal injury situations. Specialty.You want to choose an attorney who [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Motorcycle, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How do I choose the right Personal Injury Attorney?

How do I get my Car Accident Report?

A police accident report contains many necessary facts about your crash. The investigating officer usually states his or her opinion as to who is at fault or the cause of the accident. This can be important later when your attorney is trying to argue your case and will argue that you were not the cause [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:02+00:00July 26th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Insurance Claims, Motorcycle, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How do I get my Car Accident Report?

How to select the Best Personal Injury Attorney

Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer It is important to hire a personal injury lawyer with knowledge and experience in handling personal injury claims. Rector Law Firm has over 75 years experience in personal injury claims and jury trials.  We are a "local" law firm in Colorado Springs.  When selecting the right attorney you want to be [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:03+00:00June 7th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury, Protected Riders, Settlements|Comments Off on How to select the Best Personal Injury Attorney

Rector Law Firm presents at NOVA’s 2016 Spring Conference (Las Vegas, NV) – The Veterans Benefits No One Knows About: TSGLI

L. Dan Rector of Rector Law Firm is pleased to announce and present The Veterans Benefits No One Knows About: TSGLI - at the NOVA’s 2016 Spring Conference which will be held at the Tropicana Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada! The conference includes a one day New Practitioner Session scheduled for Thursday, March 10, [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:03+00:00March 10th, 2016|Categories: Accident, Client Information, Community, Community Events, Event, Insurance Claims, News, Personal Injury, TSGLI|Comments Off on Rector Law Firm presents at NOVA’s 2016 Spring Conference (Las Vegas, NV) – The Veterans Benefits No One Knows About: TSGLI

Choose a Local Colorado Motorcycle Attorney

When dealing with serious issues like personal injury and difficulties dealing with insurance companies, most of us like to know who we are dealing with and their experience in the same type of law. Motorcyclists are no different; they look for professionals with solid reputations and expertise, and in addition, experience with the local legal [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:05+00:00November 13th, 2014|Categories: Accident, Automobile, Automobile Insurance, Medical Coverage, Motorcycle, Personal Injury, Protected Riders|Comments Off on Choose a Local Colorado Motorcycle Attorney

Why You Should Choose a Motorcycle Accident Law Firm That Rides.

Unless your motorcycle accident law firm has staff that rides, they can never fully understand the specialized physics and risks that go with riding a motorcycle. We have real-world, hands-on knowledge of how motorcycles run, stop, slide and crash — allowing you to talk through your recollection of the accident with confidence that we will [...]

By |2018-11-14T18:42:05+00:00November 1st, 2014|Categories: Accident, Insurance Claims, Medical Coverage, Motorcycle, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Why You Should Choose a Motorcycle Accident Law Firm That Rides.