Entries by Pete Mackey

Are You Required to Provide a Recorded Statement to an Insurance Company?

You’ve been involved in a car accident. You’re hurting pretty badly, and you aren’t sure when your car’s going to be fixed. Your cell phone rings—it’s the other driver’s insurance company, and they want to know about the accident. Then they ask for a recorded statement—what’s your next step? Learn more about how to handle […]

Who Is At Fault for a Multi-Car Accident?

Determining fault in any auto accident can be challenging. But when you have an accident that involves three or more cars, the situation becomes even more complex. In many cases, multiple parties share some liability, making it difficult to determine who should pay damages and how much should be paid out. This is why you […]

Keeping Your Teen Safe Behind the Wheel

For parents, few days are as nerve-racking as the day that their teen begins driving. There are many good reasons for this. Teenagers don’t yet have fully developed brains, particularly in the prefrontal cortex, which controls decision making, appropriate social behavior, and complex cognitive behavior. Luckily, there are steps you can take that leave you […]

Can a Personal Injury Claim Be Reopened After It Is Settled?

If everything goes well with your personal injury claim, you’ll have everything you need to pay your medical bills, cover extra expenses from time spent away from work, and take care of miscellaneous bills that pop up because of your accident. Unfortunately, that’s not always how it goes. Accident victims often accept a settlement offer […]