Auto Accident

Can an Experienced Attorney Help You Following a Car Accident? – Yes!

by NPHM | July 20th, 2020

When you are hurt in an auto accident, you should not be responsible for covering the damages that you didn’t cause. Most people are reluctant to seek an attorney because they feel bad about making a claim or feel that others will perceive them as greedy or revengeful. Handling the aftermath of an auto accident […]

Questions From the Average Joe: Auto Accidents IV

by NPHM | July 17th, 2020

Q: I was cited for an accident I was in, but it wasn’t really my fault. Is there anything I can do? A: When you are involved in an accident a police officer responds to the scene, one of their first priorities is determining what happened and, when possible, assigning an at-fault driver. They then […]

Insurance Coverage for Motor Vehicles

by NPHM | July 10th, 2020

Your auto insurance coverage is supposed to protect you from the costs of an accident. Our Ohio auto accident attorneys recommend that all our clients review their auto insurance policies, so they know what kind of coverage they have. There are a variety of types of auto insurance coverage, which may include: Liability Insurance: Coverage that […]

How to Safely Use a Roundabout

by NPHM | June 29th, 2020

Roundabouts are touted as a more efficient way to handle intersections than typical four-way stops that use stop signs or traffic lights. Widespread in Europe, roundabouts were also popular in the U.S. in the early 20th century, but were eventually replaced by “modern” intersections in many cities. In recent years, roundabouts have started making a […]

Does Distracted Driving Cause Rear-End Collisions?

by NPHM | May 25th, 2020

Approximately 1.7 million rear-end collisions occur every year in the U.S., causing more than 500,000 injuries. These crashes are common on our roads, and they’re often more than just fender-benders; in 2017, nearly 2,500 people died in rear-end collisions. Meanwhile, the Insurance Information Institute (III) says that distraction is the fifth-leading cause of fatal crashes […]

Questions for the Average Joe: Auto Accidents lll

by NPHM | May 21st, 2020

We are asked many questions about being involved in an auto accident. Zachary Belcher is our Intake attorney at Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy and he is here to answer those questions. Q: I was hit by a stolen vehicle. Do I have any options? A: A car accident is stressful enough even when the […]

Investigating Your Auto Accident

by NPHM | May 18th, 2020

Investigating the cause of an auto accident takes meticulous evaluation of all the details surrounding your crash. Depending on the nature of your accident, an auto accident attorney at Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy may have to consult local officials or special investigators to properly investigate your accident. “By far the most important thing you […]

Does New Vehicle Technology Help or Hurt Driver Distraction?

by NPHM | May 18th, 2020

Research released in 2015 concluded that the average person’s attention span is four seconds shorter than it was in the year 2000. Four seconds may not seem like a lot, but it’s more than enough time to end up in a car crash if you become distracted while driving. Studies that kick up a fuss […]

What Causes Driver Distraction, and How to Avoid It

by NPHM | May 11th, 2020

Distracted driving causes approximately nine deaths and more than 1,000 injuries every day in the U.S. when the number of annual road deaths shot to more than 40,000 and stayed there for three straight years, many safety advocates pointed their fingers at driver distraction as one of the primary causes. But why is distraction a […]

Questions from the Average Joe: Auto Accidents II

by NPHM | May 7th, 2020

Hurt in auto accident? Every day, we receive calls from people with questions following an auto accident. Zachary Belcher is our Intake attorney at Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy and he is here to answer those questions. Q: I don’t like the offer the insurance company made when they decided to total my car. What […]