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1007, 2018

Truck Accident | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-07-10T16:34:23+00:00July 10th, 2018|Articles|

18-wheelers require careful maneuvering on roads and highways. A minor negligence from the driver can result in a truck accident, which can cause financial and property losses, and sometimes even serious injuries and fatalities. Yet, each year, hundreds and thousands of truck accidents are reported statewide and nationwide. In recent years, National Highway Traffic Safety [...]

307, 2018

What to do right after a car accident | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-07-03T17:12:56+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Articles|

Thinking about accidents is generally daunting and experiencing one can be a very overwhelming incident. Right after the car accident, it is normal to feel shocked and it might take few minutes to become fully conscious of what is happening in your surrounding. The exact time at which an accident occurs is complicated – it [...]

2606, 2018

Does the Use of Medical Marijuana Affect the Personal Injury Case ? | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-06-26T17:15:31+00:00June 26th, 2018|Articles|

The use of marijuana or cannabis --a psychoactive drug -- has increased drastically since its legalization. The drug is legal in various states of America and several countries worldwide for medical and recreational purposes.  Marijuana has no such scientifically proven medicinal properties but it is usually used to combat the negative effects of chemotherapy such [...]

1406, 2018

Link between Marijuana and Fatal Car Accidents | Attorney Javier Marcos

2018-06-14T16:44:20+00:00June 14th, 2018|Articles|

We all are aware that drunk driving is illegal and one can easily be arrested and charged if found guilty of DWI (Driving While Intoxicated). Drunk driving is considered criminal because it can cause the driver to lose coordination and focus while driving. On the other hand, while drugs such as marijuana have a  different [...]

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 [...]