Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu

Category Archives: Personal Injury

TruckAcc1

Semi Trailer Crashes Can Be Extremely Dangerous

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

A tractor-trailer is a large truck with a trailer attached, these are also sometimes referred to as semi trailers. These vehicles carry unique risks when involved in accidents. The sheer size of these vehicles can lead to crashes with severe injuries and fatalities. Each day, cars are sharing roads and highways with these semi… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Pedest8

What Are My Pedestrian Rights?

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

Pedestrians have rights when they are using crosswalks, but car drivers do not always abide by the rules designed to protect people walking across a street. An example of a pedestrian right-of way is that vehicles are required to stop for pedestrians when there are no signals at a crosswalk or if the signals… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
PerInj2

What Is a Personal Injury Claim?

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

A personal injury claim is connected to negligence. A legal term, personal injury refers to a case where a person is harmed by another individual, organization, or entity. The defendant is typically not accused of intentionally doing harm but instead of being careless, and that recklessness or disregard resulted in harm. Are you an… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Motorcyclist2

How Is Fault Determined After a Motorcycle Accident?

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

Because motorcycle riders are exposed in a way that car drivers are not, motorcycle riders are vulnerable to injuries in the event of a crash. Recovering from an accident can be extremely stressful, both for the victim and their loved ones. After an injury, victims need a Bucks County personal injury lawyer to ensure… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Dog_car

What If My Pet Is Injured In a Car Accident

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

Many in New Jersey or Pennsylvania travel with their pets in their cars. There are a variety of reasons for traveling with animals, including companionship or transporting a pet to the home of a friend or family member. While everyone tries to avoid collisions, car accidents do happen. And in the event that they… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
BrainInj2

Expenses Connected to Traumatic Brain Injuries

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

A traumatic brain injury occurs when a head injury is severe and the normal function of a person’s brain is affected. The recovery from this type of injury can be long and painful. Plus, the expenses can be high. According to one estimate, a patient treated for a traumatic brain injury is likely to… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DistractedDriving2

What Is Distracted Driving and Why Do People Do It?

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

Distracted driving is not a new phenomenon. After all, distracted driving refers to any activity that moves a drivers eyes from the road to another task. That could be eating something, changing stations on the car radio, or looking at a map. Unfortunately, digital devices have brought new ways for drivers to avert their… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
PI_Claim2

Exploring Insurance Options to Settle a Personal Injury Claim

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

If you have been injured in an accident, one of the first paths to seeking compensation is looking into an insurance settlement. While it may seem like a resolution would be simple and clear, there are many ways insurance companies push back against claims. With insurance company negotiating experience, a Bucks County personal injury… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
PoorVis

Car Accidents Caused by Sun In Eyes

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

When the sun is shining and the sky is clear, it is common to think it is a great day from driving because there is no rain or snow. While you will be able to avoid some weather dangers on sunny days, there are other issues. The sun itself creates its own traffic hazard… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
RushHour

Rush Hour Driving Can Be More Dangerous

By Kardos, Rickles & Hand |

Peak travel times, sometimes referred to as rush hours, can come with their own dangers. The time periods vary from area to area and sometimes the time of year can make a difference as well. Unfortunately, rush hour isn’t only an hour for many communities, but there are steps you can take to stay… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn