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4 Common Causes Of Motorcycle Accidents

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  While there’s nothing like the feeling of hitting the open road on your bike, riding a motorcycle comes with serious safety risks. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an estimated 88,000 motorcyclists were injured and 4,976 motorcyclists were killed in motorcycle accidents in 2015 in the U.S. Due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection surrounding them when riding, they are more likely to suffer severe or fatal injuries when involved in a crash. At Thomas,

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Punitive Damages in Texting and Driving Cases

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  There’s no denying that texting and driving is dangerous, yet many drivers still do it every day. Driver inattention and distraction causes hundreds of thousands of accidents each year, and the personal injury attorneys at Thomas, Conrad & Conrad Law Offices have handled many car accident cases where victims are severely injured due to someone else’s negligence. What Is Distracted Driving? Distracted driving involves any activity that takes your attention away from driving; including texting, talking on your cell

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Accident Compensation & Medical Treatment In Personal Injury Claims

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  When you sustain serious injuries in an accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you may face mounting medical bills and wonder how you will pay them. Our experienced accident compensation attorneys at Thomas, Conrad & Conrad Law Offices have handled many different type of personal injury cases and can help to ensure that your medical expenses are taken care of so you can get the medical care you need to make a full recovery. Steps To Take

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Intentional Liability Claims

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Commonly known as an intentional tort, intentional liability occurs when someone knowingly causes injury or damage to a person or thing. If you have been injured because of a deliberate act, civil action can be taken in the form of an intentional liability claim or lawsuit. At Thomas, Conrad & Conrad, our skilled personal injury lawyers have handled thousands of liability claims, and can help you recover compensation for your injuries, medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and more.

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When Limbs Are Lost in A Motorcycle Accident

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Motorcycle accidents can result in serious injuries that affect victims for the rest of their lives. Feet, hands, legs and arms can get trapped beneath the bike and suffer irreparable damage; and the force from a crash can throw a rider from a motorcycle and shatter bones beyond repair, resulting in the amputation of limbs. After a loss of limb injury, the physical and emotional trauma can be overwhelming, and learning how to live life with missing limbs can be

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Tire Safety Tips

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These tire safety tips can give you a smoother ride, better gas mileage and help you stay safe on the road. Check Tire Pressure Once a Month It is vital to check your tire pressure at least once a month and before you embark on any long trip. Due to fluctuations in temperature and other factors, most tires naturally lose air over time. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), under-inflation is a leading cause of tire failure

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When A Child Is Injured In An Auto Accident

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Being involved in an auto accident is a frightening experience and can be even more traumatic if your child is injured. The experienced auto accident lawyers at Thomas, Conrad & Conrad Law Offices can help your child receive just compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering and other damages. Motor vehicle injuries are a leading cause of death among children in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 121,350 children ages 12 and

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Personal Injury Claim

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An insurance company’s ultimate goal is to pay out nothing or as little as possible on every personal injury claim. Although an insurance adjuster may seem sympathetic and helpful, as a representative of the insurance company he or she is not looking out for your best interests. Insurers often use the following five reasons to reduce or deny personal injury claims. Denying or Limiting Liability The most common strategy insurance companies use to reduce personal injury claims is to deny

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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident Whether a slip and fall accident is caused by ice or snow, a wet floor or other slippery situation, property owners have a legal responsibility to keep their premises safe for visitors. If you have been injured on someone’s property, you may be entitled to compensation for damages. There are a few simple steps you can take to protect your rights after slip and fall accidents. Steps to Take After a

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Big Rigs Cause Bigger Accidents – Safety Tips for Driving Around Semi Trucks

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Tips to Avoid Semi Truck Accidents Driving next to a tractor-trailer or other large vehicle can be daunting. Because of their weight and size, semi trucks can cause serious, life-threatening injuries and fatalities when they are involved in accidents with smaller vehicles. These four tips can help avoid semi truck accidents and stay safe on the road. Keep your distance.Give semi trucks plenty of room, whether you are in front or behind them. Trucks require significantly longer stopping distances than