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706, 2018

Tire Tread Separation Blow Out Rollover Accidents | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-06-07T20:11:40+00:00June 7th, 2018|Articles|

Rollover accidents are a serious risk for all types of vehicles. However, the risk of an accident is particularly high for minivan, truck, and SUV owners. According to the latest data provided by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), rollover accidents constituted around 32 percent of all crashes in 2015. Around 50 percent of the [...]

2905, 2018

Common Air Bag and Seat Belt Injuries | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-05-29T21:14:43+00:00May 29th, 2018|Articles|

The air bag and seat belt are meant for our safety. They significantly reduce the risk of fatal injuries. However, sometimes, the safety devices are a cause of serious injuries. While air bag and seat belt injuries are rare, they are most often debilitating and result in lifelong trauma. Here, we will discuss some common [...]

1505, 2018

Personal Injury Attorney | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-05-15T16:48:48+00:00May 15th, 2018|Articles|

Auto Accident Attorney A auto accident happens when one vehicle wrecks with another vehicle, an animal, a tree, with a person, or other obstruction in the street like a light post. If you have suffered an accident, call personal injury attorney Javier Marcos for help. More than 80 people die in car accidents each day [...]

1005, 2018

How the Jones Act relates to Maritime Worker Injury Claims | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-05-10T21:52:05+00:00May 10th, 2018|Articles|

The Jones Act is one of the most important laws regarding a maritime worker injury. Also known as the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, the law has been designed to offer support to seamen who have been injured or suffered an illness while on the job. In this article, we will take an in-depth look [...]

2404, 2018

What is the Statute of Limitation Regarding Auto Accidents? | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-04-24T17:02:45+00:00April 24th, 2018|Articles|

Not many people are aware that there is a certain limit during which a person can file a personal injury lawsuit. The limit is known the statute of limitation. A person who doesn't file a lawsuit within the specified time will not be able to claim compensation for injury or property damage due to auto [...]

1804, 2018

Injuries sustained from a rear end crash | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-04-18T15:12:26+00:00April 18th, 2018|Articles|

A rear end crash is the most common type of accident in the US and the injuries sustained from them can result in thousands of dollars of damages. This accident happens when a vehicle crashes head on with the back end of another vehicle. It is also commonly called a ‘fender bender’ and it can [...]

304, 2018

Top benefits of defensive driving courses | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-04-03T16:47:19+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Articles|

Traffic school or defensive driving courses have some valuable benefits whether you have taken them before or not. Here are a couple of important ones that can ensure you remain on the right side of the law: It improves your driving skills This is the most obvious benefit but it also works for those who [...]

2803, 2018

What to do if you hit a parked car | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-03-28T15:06:34+00:00March 28th, 2018|Articles|

Getting into a car accident is not a crime but leaving the scene is. The same is the case if you happen to hit a parked car. Depending on the situation at hand, you can be charged for failure to stop at the scene of the accident or remain at the scene of the accident. [...]

2103, 2018

Top 4 myths about car insurance | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-03-21T17:47:21+00:00March 21st, 2018|Articles|

Car insurance can save you from paying hefty fines and damages out of pocket but there are a number of misconceptions about it as well. Here are a few myths about car insurance debunked: Myth 1 – The color of the car determines the cost of the insurance There is no data to back up [...]

1303, 2018

Social media and car accidents | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-03-13T19:13:38+00:00March 13th, 2018|Articles|

Even though social media has changed our lives for the better, it can be used against you if you file car accidents claims or a personal injury claim. The trail of evidence you leave behind by posting about your ordeal just to get sympathy from your friends may work against you in court. Everything from [...]