Auto Accident

How to Get Someone’s Car Insurance Information After a Crash

by NPHM | September 28th, 2020

In addition to calling the police to file a report and getting medical treatment, one of the most important things you can do immediately after an auto accident is getting the other driver’s contact information and auto insurance details. That’s because filing a compensation claim means you’ll most likely be compensated through their insurance policy […]

Steps to Follow After an Accident

by NPHM | September 25th, 2020

The stress and shock of an auto accident can be overwhelming. But do you know what to do when you get into an auto accident? Following these steps after you’ve been hurt in an auto accident can help protect your rights. Find Medical Treatment. Even if you don’t think you’re seriously hurt, the very first […]

Questions from the Average Joe: Auto Accident VII

by NPHM | September 24th, 2020

Q: I was in an accident while moving to a new home. In addition to the damage to my vehicle and my injuries, many of my belongings were destroyed. Will the other driver’s insurance pay for the things I lost? A: Under most insurance policies, the total value of damaged property should be covered following […]

What Is a Miss-and-Run?

by NPHM | September 21st, 2020

Being injured in an auto accident is already painful and traumatic. But it can be even worse when the other driver flees the scene, leaving you with no one to blame and perhaps no recourse for getting compensation for your medical bills and lost wages. However, you don’t even have to be a victim of […]

Did You Know Seatbelts Should be Replaced After Most Accidents?

by NPHM | September 14th, 2020

Buckling up is the single most important thing you can do to protect yourself when you get inside a vehicle. It not only prevents you from being thrown around inside the cabin of the vehicle in a crash and allows you to be protected by your vehicle’s airbags, but it also prevents ejection from the […]

Who Is Liable After a Crash Involving a Bus?

by NPHM | September 7th, 2020

Riding a bus is a part of daily life for many people. In the U.S., 26 million students ride 480,000 buses to and from school daily. In addition, millions of adults also ride buses. In Cleveland, nearly 25 million people rode a bus in 2019, with an additional 19 million in Columbus and 13 million […]

Questions from the Average Joe: Auto Accidents VI

by NPHM | September 4th, 2020

Q: I was in a car accident and I think I might have hurt my back, but I don’t want to bother ER staff during the pandemic for a minor injury. Should I just try to stick it out and hope it gets better? A: During the global pandemic, it is without question that medical […]

Buckle Up the Little Ones

by NPHM | August 17th, 2020

Motor vehicle injuries are a leading cause of death among children in the United States. According to the CDC, 675 children 12 years old and younger died as occupants in motor vehicle crashes and nearly 116,000 were injured in 2017. Of those children who died in the crash, 35 percent were not buckled up. By […]

Questions from the Average Joe: Auto Accident V

by NPHM | August 6th, 2020

Q: My car’s airbags didn’t deploy when I got in an accident. Can I sue the manufacturer? A: In recent years, many makes and models of vehicles have had recalls for airbags that fail to operate as they should. It is possible that your car is covered under a recall. If this is the case, […]

Types of Auto Accidents

by NPHM | July 24th, 2020

Auto accidents involve thousands of variables, making them never simple for the victims. Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy has been representing the rights of the injured in Ohio and across the nation for over 90 years. Our auto accident attorneys and team have valuable insight into the regulations and laws and investigate to identify the […]