Seek medical attention right away if you've been involved in a car wreck in Prescott or the surrounding areas. That should be first and foremost. If you are able, you may also want to take photos of the accident scene and your injuries. Get the names and contact information of all witnesses and the other driver. Don't apologize or admit fault. For a complimentary consultation with our...Read More
If you’ve been injured in a truck accident caused by the negligence of another driver, you may be entitled to recover compensation for your damages. However, it’s important to understand that these cases are more complex than other vehicle accident lawsuits for a variety of reasons:
- There are a variety of state and federal laws that govern the trucking industry, and the specifics of your accident may dictate which of these laws apply to your case
- Multiple agencies are involved in the enforcement of these laws and regulations
- Often, the actions of multiple parties may have...
Wrongful death lawsuits are some of the most complex types of personal injury cases. In the following video, Chris Jensen explains who is entitled to file a wrongful death claim in Arizona and how damages are divided between all claimants.
If you’ve lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to recover compensation in a...Read More
If you’ve been injured in a bicycle accident caused by the negligence of another, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages. In the following video, Sean Phelan discusses the potential damages you may be able to recover as part of your personal injury lawsuit.
The Jensen Phelan Law Firm has been helping injured victims in the Prescott area for over 40 years, and we’ll fight...Read More
If you’ve been injured on the job, you may be able to file a workers’ compensation claim to recover the costs associated with your injury. In the following video, Chris Jensen discusses the situations in which you may be eligible to file for workers’ compensation benefits.
The attorneys at the Jensen Phelan Law Firm have extensive experience handling workers’ compensation claims....Read More
Each year, roughly 3,000 people are involved in motorcycle accidents in Arizona. These collisions occur for many different reasons. The infographic below highlights the most common types of motorcycle accidents in Arizona, as well as the most common types of fatal motorcycle accidents.
If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident caused by the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to recover compensation for your damages. The attorneys...Read More
While it is never easy to lose a loved one, this loss is particularly difficult to handle when it should have been avoidable. These situations can often leave you and your family with feelings of anger, frustration and confusion as to how this could have occurred. You might also be feeling overwhelmed at how your family will stay financially afloat if your deceased loved one provided for your family.
If you’ve lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit in order to recover compensation for your damages. While no amount of money can...Read More
According to preliminary data released earlier this month by the National Safety Council (NSC), 2018 marked the third straight year that over 40,000 people died in motor vehicle accidents. This is the first time since the Great Recession that our country has experienced such a large number of car accident fatalities in three consecutive years.
The preliminary estimates for 2018 indicate a 1% decline in accident fatalities from 2017. In addition, approximately 4.5 million individuals suffered...Read More
Manufacturers have an obligation to make sure their products work safely when used as directed. Unfortunately, many defective products still make it to market in spite of this legal obligation. If you’ve been injured by a defective product, you may be entitled to recover compensation for your damages. Here are 5 important things you should know as you research your rights after being injured by a defective product.
You May Be Able to File a Lawsuit to Recover Compensation
Car accidents can be traumatic and stressful, making it hard to think clearly and act decisively. However, the moments immediately following your collision are very important. There are certain actions you must take to protect your rights and your ability to recover the compensation you deserve. Will you know what to do?
Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the important actions that must be taken after a car accident. The more prepared you are for these moments, the more likely you are to protect your rights.