Pedestrian Accident

Drunk Driving Collision – What Damages Can I Claim?

2018-10-09T10:08:46+00:00 Oct 09th, 2018|Bicycle Injury, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law, Semi-truck Accident, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Wrongful Death|

Drunk Driving Collision - What Damages Can I Claim?   When you sustain injuries from a drunk driving accident and want to file a claim, one of the first things you will need to know is the kind of damages you qualify for. What are Damages? “Damages” is a legal term used to refer to

Reasons to Hire a Car Accident Attorney

2018-09-10T10:24:26+00:00 Sep 10th, 2018|Bicycle Injury, Burn Injury, Bus Accident, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law, Semi-truck Accident, Wrongful Death|

It can be overwhelming to deal with the aftermath of a car accident. While seeking a doctor and getting checked out should be high on your list, so is finding legal help. Here is why. You Are Filing for a Claim If you believe the car accident was not your fault and you want to

Driving While Drowsy May Be Fatal

2018-06-18T13:31:41+00:00 Jun 18th, 2018|Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law, Semi-truck Accident|

Driving While Drowsy May Be Fatal June is known as National Safety Month. During this month, it’s important to be aware of one of the largest causes of personal injury—auto accidents. Statistics show that 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, an average of 3,287 deaths a day. Many causes contribute to this

June is National Safety Month

2018-06-18T13:27:21+00:00 Jun 14th, 2018|Bicycle Injury, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Pedestrian Accident|

During National Safety Month, The Silkman Law Firm wants to help keep you and your loved ones safe. We’re not just just dedicated to helping individuals after they’ve suffered an injury. We want to provide you with information about the safety hazards you encounter daily and how you can prevent them. Auto Accidents and Distracted

Accidents Involving Uninsured Drivers

2018-06-01T11:38:59+00:00 Jun 01st, 2018|Bicycle Injury, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law|

No one ever wants to be in any sort of car, motorcycle, or bicycle crash, but if you are, ideally the at-fault driver carries an adequate amount of liability insurance coverage. They cover your expenses, and you don’t pay a dime. Research shows though that 20% of Arizona drivers are uninsured. That’s a 1 in

Pedestrian Automobile Accident Injury: Wet Weather

2016-01-11T11:03:10+00:00 Jan 11th, 2016|Car Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law|

On the 300 or more sunny days of the year walking in Phoenix isn’t a bad choice. It’s the few rainy days that make it dangerous for many pedestrians. Of the 109,554 automobile accidents that happened in Arizona in 2014, 13,883 were weather related including 3,152 rain related accidents according to Valley Metro. The lesson?

Hit by a Car? Know Your Pedestrian Rights

2015-05-13T14:20:35+00:00 May 13th, 2015|Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury Law|

You’re walking across the street and you’re hit by a car. It’s a terrible accident and it happens more than it should. It is estimated that more than 1,500 pedestrian accidents happen each year in Arizona resulting in 1,300 injuries and more than 100 fatalities. You have rights even if you were walking against the