Recent Posts in Catastrophic Injuries Category Blog Home 4 Motorcycle Safety Tips Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 17-Jul-2018 To many enthusiasts, a motorcycle celebrates and epitomizes freedom, danger, and adventure. When the “danger” aspect gets pushed too far, however, it leads to nearly 5,000 motorcycle fatalities a year. Whether you’re a hardcore biker or a recreational rider, here’s a few safety tips to ensure your safety on the road! Tip #1: Wear Appropriate Gear Your motorcycle isn’t ... Share This Post: Continue Reading The Dangers of Hands-Free Devices Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 9-Jul-2018 Cell phones have become an integral part of American daily life by providing users with numerous social and technological conveniences. Unfortunately, cell phones are also responsible for 78% of all distracted driving accidents in the United States. Despite endless awareness campaigns and updated traffic laws, many drivers continue to reach for their cell phones while in the car. The Controversial ... Share This Post: Continue Reading How Do I Seek Compensation for Permanent Scarring or Disfigurement? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 24-Jan-2018 If you were in an accident that has left you scarred or disfigured with long-lasting or permanent effects, the monetary amount of damages that you can claim can significantly increase. These types of injuries are referred to as a “residual injuries,” and because your residual injury will cause you to suffer for a long period of time, they have a high monetary value in court. ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Fatal Car Crashes: Important Information for Surviving Family Members Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Jan-2018 Car accidents are a common occurrence. Sadly, fatal accidents are fairly common as well. Although the family of a person killed in car accident will need time to grieve, it is important for them to remember that there are legal actions that can be taken to help them overcome this tragic situation. If the car accident that resulted in the death was caused by the negligence of another driver, ... Share This Post: Continue Reading When Is a Personal Injury "Catastrophic?" Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 5-Sep-2017 As their name implies, a catastrophic injury is an injury that has particularly devastating consequences. When you suffer a catastrophic injury, it’s highly likely that your life may never return to normal, since you’ll probably have suffered permanent, debilitating damage. But what exactly makes an injury “catastrophic?” Let’s take a closer look at this designation ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 5 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.