What is Being Done About Companies Forcing Truckers to Violate Federal Safety Laws? By: William “Bill” Hurst, Truck Accident Attorney Have you or a loved one ever been involved in a car accident involving a tractor trailer or semi-truck? Stricter trucking laws may have prevented this. The U.S. Department of Transportation reported in 2012 an estimated…

By. William “Bill” Hurst Unfortunately there are instances where things dear to us, such as family heirlooms or pets, are stolen, destroyed, or killed. Most states only allow plaintiffs in a personal injury claim to collect based on the fair market value (what a willing seller would accept from a willing buyer) of the property…

By: William “Bill” Hurst Imagine a situation where a sixteen year old child has just started driving and they negligently rear-end your car as you are slowing to pull into your driveway and take out your mailbox. In this accident they strike your car (auto), your mailbox (property), and you have a concussion (personal injury)…

By: William “Bill” Hurst People are involved in car accidents every day through no fault of their own. Usually the costs of repairs to the vehicle are promptly taken care of by the wrong doer’s auto insurance company and no more questions are asked. But what about the reduction of your car’s value as a…