Fender Benders Can Cause Serious Injuries

A fender bender car accident is when two cars collide at low speeds. Many people assume that injuries are rare in this type of car accident, but serious injuries can still occur. The impact of two passenger vehicles colliding, even at low speeds, can send drivers and passengers forward and backward with significant force, causing injuries. Causes of Fender Bender Accidents Fender benders often happen when a car rear-ends another vehicle. When rear-end accidents happen at low speeds, car damage[…] Read More

Daylight Saving Time and Driver Safety

Each year when daylight saving time (DST) occurs, we move our clocks forward one hour and lose sleep. The shift in time increases the amount of light in the evening, but it also means mornings are darker. Studies show that the time change has adverse effects in the 48 states that participate in DST, including an increase in fatal car accidents. Increase in Fatal Car Accidents According to researchers at the University of Colorado, fatal car accidents increase in the[…] Read More

Patrick L. Falcon, Esq. Nominated to the Trucking Trial Lawyers Association

The Falcon Law Firm, LLC is excited to announce that Patrick L. Falcon has been nominated to the National Trial Lawyers Association under Top 10 Trucking Trial Lawyers. The Trucking Trial Lawyers Association is a professional organization composed of the top 10 attorneys from each state who serve clients needing a trucking accident lawyer. To be considered for this invitation-only top 10 position, trucking lawyers must exemplify superior leadership skills, retain positive reputations in their community, and exhibit honorable performances in their[…] Read More

$1.3 Million Win for the Falcon Law Firm, LLC

The Falcon Law Firm, LLC is excited to announce a recent win within our accomplished law group. Congratulations to Patrick L. Falcon and Alexander R. DeSevo for securing a $1.3 million dollar settlement for the victim of a tractor trailer accident. The case involved a woman that was struck by a large tractor trailer, causing her to have severe back and neck injuries. The surgery exhibit boards demonstrated the severity of her injuries. The plaintiff underwent back and neck surgeries[…] Read More

What to Do When You See a Drunk Driver

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, roughly a third of all traffic deaths are caused by drunk drivers. That means the chance of encountering a drunk driver is alarmingly high, so knowing what to do when you see a drunk driver could be lifesaving. Identifying a Drunk Driver Clues that a driver might be drunk include erratic driving, such as swerving, weaving, and tailgating, quick acceleration or sudden braking, drifting across lanes, slow response time to traffic signals,[…] Read More

Negligent Drivers

When a car accident happens, there is often one party that is clearly at-fault. Negligence must be addressed when trying to prove that one party is at-fault for the car accident. When a driver is negligent, they are evading their duty to conduct themselves in a responsible manner while driving on public roadways. A responsible driver should take all proper precautions to operate their vehicle safely and obey traffic laws. Negligence While most drivers instinctively realize it is their duty[…] Read More

The Emotional Impact of a Car Accident

When people think about car accident injuries, they naturally focus on the physical damages. Broken bones, head trauma, whiplash, spinal cord damage, and other common motor vehicle accident injuries can keep people from working or leave them permanently impaired. The emotional impact of a car accident does not receive as much attention, even though the impact is just as devastating. Even if a person has no physical injuries, the trauma of a car accident can be long-term or permanent. While[…] Read More

Compensation After a Hit and Run Accident

A hit and run accident can leave victims with serious injuries, costly bills, and a lot of questions. When a car accident occurs, the driver who caused the accident can be held liable for the resulting injuries and damages. If the at-fault driver has left the scene, it can be more challenging to hold them accountable. The terms of your auto insurance policy will determine how much compensation you can recover for injuries and the damages done to your vehicle.[…] Read More

Tailgating Accidents

Tailgating or following another vehicle too closely is a major cause of car accidents across the country. In the event of an emergency, the tailgating car cannot stop or maneuver quickly enough to avoid rear-ending the car in front of them. New Jersey state law mandates that drivers keep one car length for every 10 miles per hour of speed between their car and the next car. Therefore, someone tailgating another vehicle in New Jersey has very little defense if[…] Read More

Liability in T-bone Car Accidents

Most people are familiar with T-bone accidents, which occur when one vehicle crashes into the side of another. Also called side-impact or broadside collisions, the aftermath can result in significant injuries and damages. Common sites for these accidents include intersections and parking lots. T-bone crash injuries are often worse than in rear-end and head-on collisions, since a car’s side may have less protection than its front or back. Injured passengers can also be trapped inside if the doors are smashed,[…] Read More

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A Message to Our Clients About Coronavirus COVID-19:

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