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Are You Liable for Accidents If You Cosign a Car Loan?
Having good credit is a positive attribute that could endure you to lenders. It could also make your relatives and friends turn to you to cosign a loan. While doing so could help a loved one, there are many risks involved. For instance, if you cosign a car loan, are you liable for accidents? What […]
Recovering Damages in Uninsured Car Accidents
All drivers are required to carry a liability insurance policy. This is coverage designed to pay damages suffered by the injured party if they cause an accident. However, 13 percent of the country’s drivers are uninsured, according to the Insurance Research Council (IRC) estimates. The estimated number in Texas is 14.1 percent, slightly higher than […]
Protecting Your Child from Car Seat Accidents
Children are dependent on their guardians for many things, including protection. Parents are expected to properly restrain and position their children in a car when driving. This reduces the chances of the children falling victim to child car seat accidents. However, research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that over 618,000 […]
What Causes Car Accidents?
Car accidents can have a serious impact on victims and their loved ones. They often cause injuries, which in turn result in accumulating medical bills, lost wages, and untold pain and suffering. Even worse, they can happen anywhere and to anyone. This is why vehicle owners need to understand what causes car accidents and how […]
What Does Chest Pain from a Car Accident Seat Belt Injury Mean?
Seat belts are a key safety device in any vehicle. They prevent drivers and passengers from getting ejected from a car during a crash. By keeping you restrained, they also reduce the severity of impact and, in turn, decrease the severity of injuries you might suffer. According to estimates, seat belt usage could have prevented […]
Unreported Car Accidents in Texas
Under Texas transportation laws, drivers involved in an accident are mandated to report an accident to the local police or sheriff’s office, depending on the accident scene location. This responsibility especially holds where the accident has resulted in injury, death, or significant vehicle damage. Failing to report an accident can have severe repercussions on the […]
Cost of Car Accidents per Year
Across the country, millions of drivers navigate the roads as part of regular life. They share the highways with large trucks, cyclists, pedestrians, and motorcyclists. This situation makes auto accidents and the resulting bodily injuries and fatalities nearly inevitable. While the toll on humans is more than devastating, the cost of car accidents per year […]
Who Is Responsible If Someone Is Driving Your Car and Gets in an Accident?
When the situation calls for it, it is normal to lend a friend or family member your car without a second thought. You may even do it regularly. However, have you considered what would happen if they got in a car accident while driving your car? Who would be held liable for any damages caused […]
What Can They Take If You Are Being Sued for a Car Accident?
If you were involved in a car accident, you probably want to know what can they take if I’m being sued for car accident. The answer often depends on how your case settles. In a settlement process, the victim usually brings a claim against your insurance company. The alternative is a judgment where the victim […]
What Can You Expect Physically After a Car Accident?
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 7500 people are injured every day in auto accidents. Their injuries may vary from person to person and may range from minor to severe. Some may even be fatal. That said, most victims do not present any symptoms until hours or days after the crash. This […]