Whether you’re a trucker or another motorist on the road, it should be apparent to you that being involved in a Phoenix trucking accident could ruin your day – and that is an understatement. Not only would it likely put your vehicle out of commission, but you could also sustain serious injuries in the process. Even worse, death is also a possibility.
Even if you were to survive a collision, you would likely face trouble getting back to work and performing daily tasks. If you’re hoping to avoid the pain and suffering that comes with being involved in a trucking collision, here are some of the most important things you can do to ensure your safety: Read the rest »
We’re in the midst of spring and the temperatures are really starting to heat up, especially in Arizona. That means lots of people are starting to use their swimming pools again. Before you take a dip, make sure you give yourself a refresher on swim safety. There are plenty of ways that you can be injured if you’re not paying attention to your own safety while you are out on, or in, the water. But it really doesn’t have to be like that. Follow these four steps and you’ll enjoy the coming hot months without incident. Read the rest »
After a motorcycle accident, it can be difficult to eat and sleep well and watch your anxiety levels, especially if you’re dealing with a lot of pain. However, a healthy lifestyle is absolute vital to recovery. Read the guide below to learn how you can make the aftermath of a collision much easier to bear:
- Follow the instructions that the doctor gives you. This means going to your appointments, taking your medications, getting the right amount of rest, elevating broken bones, and following any other instructions the doctor gives you, even if you don’t like them. That includes taking baths instead of showering, if necessary. Read the rest »
Planning for the future after the sudden death of your loved one is extremely difficult to do. Unfortunately, if you’ve recently experienced the loss of your loved one after they were struck by a car while riding their motorcycle in Phoenix, then you must think about the future without them, because the future is now. If you are going through the grieving process and need help figuring out where to go next, here are some tips that may help you begin the process of moving forward.
- Lean on your family and friends for support. The death of someone that you care about is never easy to handle. When you have friends and family around you, it is okay to tell them how you are feeling and to ask them to help you. Whether this means them cooking a meal or two each week so that you do not have to, or just being there so you have a shoulder to cry on, this support can make a world of difference in moving you and your family through the grieving process. Read the rest »
It’s April Fools’ Day and you know what that means: you or someone you know is about to pull a prank or be pranked. And when harmless pranks happen at home or at work, there’s a ton of fun to be had. Or is there? The problem with some pranks on April Fools’ Day is that they can go too far, or you may not consider in advance the types of accidents and injuries that could come from your prank. Most people only think of pranks on this day in terms of how funny it will be, how much everyone will laugh, or how embarrassed their friends will be by whatever is about to happen to them. And while most people won’t get hurt by pranks that happen on April Fools’ Day (at least physically), there are some things you should think about that will help you keep your pranks safe. Read the rest »
If you’re planning some incredible April Fools’ Day jokes, then you already know that you could hurt someone’s feelings, their pride, or even their friendship with you. But you also know that eventually they will get over it, as long as you don’t hurt them too bad, anyway.
Unfortunately, there are reports every year of jokes and pranks on April Fools’ Day causing actual injuries. These incidents are very serious for both the injured person and the prankster, especially as willful negligent actions, like a prank, can cause you significant legal detriment. So if you want to play an April Fools’ Day prank, here are a few pranks that you can play that have little ability to cause physical injury to the victim, but will still get you, and everyone else around, a few good laughs. Read the rest »
If you were recently involved in a Peoria AZ trucking accident, or you know someone who was, then you are aware of how difficult the recovery period can be. The injuries sustained in the crash alone can be almost impossible to deal with physically, emotionally, and mentally, but there are also other factors that play into your recovery after a traffic collision involving a big rig.
The financial damage sustained in the collision and its aftermath, along with the property damage, loss of the ability to work, and other issues that are almost always faced by victims of collisions involving semi trucks can make it incredibly difficult to think about the future and your recovery. If you’re feeling helpless or hopeless, it’s time to contact a skilled personal injury attorney who can help you with your recovery. Here are some of the reasons that you’ll want to consider help from a lawyer in this dark period of your life: Read the rest »
Being involved in a motorcycle crash in Glendale AZ has put you on edge. You have a lot of questions, but you’re not getting all the answers you need or want, and certainly not in a timely fashion. However, you have to calm down and focus on one thing at a time, get all the help you can, and pay special attention to your physical recovery.
If you sustained injuries, chances are that you’re going to be in recovery for several months, if not a year or more. Maybe you are one of the lucky ones and are not hurt that bad. Unfortunately, motorcycle crashes often leave victims seriously injured. Here are some considerations you will need to make right now that can impact your long term recovery and your claim. Read the rest »
Just because it’s Fall doesn’t mean pool time is going to stop and neither are the injuries; when you live in Arizona swimming accidents and all the other injuries that go with summer stick with you pretty much year-round. As a parent, you’re constantly wondering how you can deal with this reality, and how you can make it so that your kids remain injury-free and you keep your sanity. If you’re looking for ways to survive swimming accidents and keep your kids injury-free, here are some of the best things you can do to help yourself and help your kids. Read the rest »
Debris, wet floors, raised carpets – there are far too many opportunities to have an Arizona slip and fall accident. So how do you avoid these incidents and just enjoy your day? Nobody wants to stay inside their whole lives just to avoid the possibility of being injured in an accident. Besides, there is the whole world to enjoy. Rather than live in fear, why don’t you check out this list of easy ways to protect yourself from a slip and fall accident this year and every year? You can use them every day to go through your days without worry. Read the rest »