Tragic Pedestrian Accident Kills 12-Year-Old Girl

According to KOB 4, a tragic pedestrian accident that occurred at a crosswalk in Albuquerque late last month resulted in the death of a young girl. Local police claim the 12-year-old girl was crossing at Natalie Avenue and Louisiana Boulevard just south of Montgomery Boulevard on a Thursday afternoon when she was struck by an [...]

By | 2018-04-17T21:13:51+00:00 April 17th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Tragic Pedestrian Accident Kills 12-Year-Old Girl

3 Devices That Could Jeopardize Your Back Injury Claim

Back injuries may not be life threatening, but they can certainly be debilitating. According to the American Chiropractic Association, lower back pain is the single leading cause of disability around the globe. […]

By | 2018-04-12T16:05:03+00:00 April 12th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on 3 Devices That Could Jeopardize Your Back Injury Claim

Are Homeowners Liable for Injuries to Contractors on Their Property?

Homeowners have a responsibility to keep their premises reasonably safe. If they fail to do so and a person is injured as a result, the homeowner may be held liable for damages in certain cases. […]

By | 2018-03-22T16:26:51+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Are Homeowners Liable for Injuries to Contractors on Their Property?

Can Dental Negligence Result in Wrongful Death?

It is obvious how certain kinds of medical procedures—like those that call for general anesthesia, for example—pose the risk of life-threatening complications. Emergency scenarios are also more likely than other kinds of surgery to result in accidental death. […]

By | 2018-03-16T19:04:39+00:00 March 16th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Can Dental Negligence Result in Wrongful Death?

Collision in Clovis Between Pickup Truck and Sedan Results in 2 Fatalities

According to News Channel 10, two people died earlier this month in a collision near the intersection of Sycamore Street and 21st Street in Clovis. Local police responded to the incident shortly after 12 p.m. on a Saturday. […]

By | 2018-03-16T19:02:26+00:00 March 16th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Collision in Clovis Between Pickup Truck and Sedan Results in 2 Fatalities

When Does a Car Accident Claim Require Testimony from a Medical Expert?

Motor vehicle collisions cost Americans hundreds of billions of dollars every year. When you take into account non-economic costs like quality of life, that figure nears $1 trillion. […]

By | 2018-03-06T19:43:52+00:00 March 6th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on When Does a Car Accident Claim Require Testimony from a Medical Expert?

Time Limits on Filing Wrongful Death Claims in New Mexico

When it comes to civil lawsuits, each state has its own statute of limitations for each potential scenario. These filing deadlines are intended to protect defendants, who would otherwise be on the hook indefinitely for damages that arise as the result of their negligence. […]

By | 2018-02-21T21:58:37+00:00 February 21st, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Time Limits on Filing Wrongful Death Claims in New Mexico

Collision Between Passenger Vehicle, Motorcycle Kills 9-Year-Old Boy

According to KOB 4, a tragic collision on I-25 near Los Lunas resulted in the death of a 9-year-old boy earlier this month. New Mexico State Police responded to the scene in the southbound lanes near milepost 201 shortly after 7 p.m. […]

By | 2018-02-14T21:59:13+00:00 February 14th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Collision Between Passenger Vehicle, Motorcycle Kills 9-Year-Old Boy

Could My Car Insurance Rates Increase If I’m Hit by a Drunk Driver in New Mexico?

When it comes to car accident claims, New Mexico is a fault state, which means the motorists who are liable for collisions must cover the damages. Although these laws can provide some peace of mind for those who always follow the rules of the road, there can still be financial repercussions if you are involved [...]

By | 2018-02-08T19:00:57+00:00 February 8th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on Could My Car Insurance Rates Increase If I’m Hit by a Drunk Driver in New Mexico?

How Can You Help a Loved One Cope with a TBI?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 150 people in the United States die from complications related to a traumatic brain injury (TBI) every single day. Those who are fortunate enough to survive head injuries can experience lifelong repercussions as the result of a TBI. […]

By | 2018-01-31T16:17:09+00:00 January 31st, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on How Can You Help a Loved One Cope with a TBI?