According to a recent report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA) the critical reason for a majority of motor vehicle accidents is attributed to decisions made by one or more drivers. In same report though, mechanical failure in a vehicle is attributed as the … [Read more...] about Top 3 Mechanical Failures that Cause Car Accidents
The Rector Law Firm believes that the only way to properly represent a client is by preparing a case to the fullest extent possible, as if it could go to trial in order to get the compensation you deserve. This approach helps us and our clients achieve unparalleled results. When you … [Read more...] about Why You Should Hire a Trial Attorney for Personal Injury and Accident Claims
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 88,000 motorcyclists were injured in the United States in 2015. When involved in a motor vehicle accident, the motorcycle rider is more likely to be injured than the operator or … [Read more...] about The Six Most Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries
If you are considering accepting a settlement from an insurance company, it's essential to seek the counsel of an experienced personal injury attorney who can advise you on which course of action is best for you and your family. There are three key reasons why a personal injury case may … [Read more...] about How Long Does it Take to Get a Personal Injury Settlement Check?
If you are a recent auto or motorcycle accident victim, you probably have a lot more on your mind than simply finding a decent attorney. Yet, getting the best representation as soon as possible it very important to your health and financial well being. Fortunately, getting the right … [Read more...] about Professional advice to help you find the best injury and accident attorney
Why you should not wait to be medically checked after an accident. There are a variety of reasons why people do not get checked by a medical professional after an accident. Some of those are: no health insurance, fear of the cost of the ambulance ride and hospital visit or maybe … [Read more...] about Why you should not wait to be medically checked after an accident.
If you’re involved in a hit-and-run accident, it’s essential to understand what actions you need to take. Auto accidents are bad enough, but involvement in a hit-and-run is even more consequential. You may be left with severe injuries or financial troubles—and it’s not even your … [Read more...] about Hit and Runs: What You Need to Know
Side-impact collisions can be very frightening, and lead to extensive damage, injury, or even fatalities. They can occur in numerous varied traffic situations, which can make determining who is at fault extremely complicated. Either driver, or in rarer cases, both drivers, can be found … [Read more...] about Collision at a Stop Light: Who’s in the Wrong:
A tragic accident left one University of Colorado student, 21, dead in 2015, and two of her companions seriously injured. Law enforcement that responded to the scene of the accident believed that sleep deprivation, substance abuse, and high speed contributed to the deadly crash. The … [Read more...] about Former CU Student Sentenced to Prison After Car Crash That Killed One
While many car accidents occur when an at-fault driver comes into physical contact with another vehicle, a person, or property, there are also accidents incited by a vehicle without physical contact. In these cases, we refer to that vehicle as a “phantom vehicle.” For example, if another … [Read more...] about Phantom Vehicle Accident: Now What?