Brian Branch with The Law Office of Brian K. Branch was awarded the 2018 Readers Choice Award for personal injury lawyer. Click on the picture below to be taken to the listed page in the Albuquerque Journal. […]
On August 30th, a Greyhound bus carrying approximately 50 people and a semi tractor-trailer collided on Interstate 40 in New Mexico leaving nine people dead and 25 others injured. The bus had been heading west on the interstate when a semi traveling in the “opposite direction lost tread on its left front tire and veered [...]
On August 30th, 48 passengers boarded a Greyhound bus that was headed toward California. Sadly, that same day, an unexpected accident occurred and only 40 people were able to walk away from the bus alive. While the Greyhound bus was traveling on I-40 near Thoreau, a tractor-trailer truck heading in the opposite direction on the [...]
After engaging in a work-related accident, one of the first questions you might ask yourself is “is my injury going to be covered by my employer’s workers’ compensation insurance?” The reason many individuals are concerned about this is because most construction accidents result in serious injuries that require a significant amount of medical treatment, which [...]
Being involved in a car accident is a traumatic experience, even when it is a minor crash. And in most cases, the vehicle isn’t the only thing affected by the impact. The reality is, car wrecks leave thousands and thousands of people suffering from injuries that vary in severity. And while most of these injuries [...]
Community Members in Albuquerque Push for Reduced Speed Limit Sign After Several Accidents Have Already Occurred
Residents of a community in Albuquerque, NM have found speeding drivers to be a serious issue for them and after making several calls to City Councilor Cynthia Borrego, it seems their concerns are finally being addressed. […]
Have you ever driven over a curb, veered into another lane, or simply struggled to see the vehicle in front of you because of the sun? If you answered yes, you are like many other drivers out there. The truth is, it can be rather difficult to operate a motor vehicle when the sun is [...]
Did You Know that Albuquerque Public Schools Paid Out More Than $337K in Personal Injury Lawsuits in 2017?
When you send your child to school, you expect that they are going to be attending classes in a safe and hazard-free environment. And while Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) works to ensure students are safe and never placed in harm’s way, still, accidents seem to happen. If you weren’t aware, APS is the largest school [...]
What are Some of the Benefits Workers’ Compensation Provides to Injured Construction Workers in New Mexico?
If you recently sustained an injury in a work accident in Albuquerque, you likely have many questions that are in need of answering. One of those questions may be what your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance will provide you with given your injury is covered. For your convenience, below we have outlined what you can expect [...]
A major accident involving a bus and three other vehicles occurred in New Mexico that shut down Interstate 25 for nearly 11 hours. USA Today reported that the incident occurred on early Sunday morning on July 15th around 2:00 a.m. on I-25, about 18 miles away from Albuquerque. Apparently, the multi-vehicle accident began when a [...]