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Do You Need an Auto Accident Attorney for a Minor Car Wreck?

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Do You Need an Auto Accident Attorney for a Minor Car Wreck?

Hiring an auto accident attorney isn’t a requirement if you’re involved in a minor car wreck in Salt Lake City, Utah – but you may want to do so to cover your bases. Even a seemingly slight impact can leave you with losses, and if that ends up being the case for your collision, you may have the right to pursue compensation. Doing so might not be all that easy, however. Without legal representation, you lack the leverage to fight for fair restitution following a car wreck. So, if you don’t work with an experienced Utah personal injury...

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When Is Talking to a Car Accident Lawyer a Good Idea?

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When Is Talking to a Car Accident Lawyer a Good Idea?

If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, a lawyer in West Jordan, Utah, might not be the first person you call – but you should make the call soon. Car wreck attorneys specialize in helping injured victims secure the maximum available compensation for their losses. And most offer free legal consultations. All the same, many people have doubts about whether or not they should bother meeting with a lawyer after suffering injuries in a motor vehicle collision. Are you on the fence about scheduling a legal consultation? Reading the following may...

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How to Find the Right Car Accident Lawyer in Salt Lake City, Utah

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How to Find the Right Car Accident Lawyer in Salt Lake City, Utah

If another motorist’s negligent or careless actions have left you with serious injuries, you may want help from a car accident lawyer. In Salt Lake City and the surrounding northern Utah area, there is no shortage of attorneys who specialize in personal injury law – so, you won’t have to go far to find a qualified legal professional. That being said, the plethora of local attorneys can make the process of finding the right Salt Lake City car accident lawyer a challenge. To narrow down your options, try these strategies. Make a List of Local...

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When Does a Fatal Car Accident Warrant a Wrongful Death Claim?

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When Does a Fatal Car Accident Warrant a Wrongful Death Claim?

Losing a loved one is a traumatic experience, no matter how the event occurs. In the case of a fatal car accident, surviving family members and friends may get closure by pursuing a wrongful death claim. However, loss of life in an auto accident isn’t always considered to be wrongful death. An experienced accident lawyer can determine if filing a lawsuit is warranted and, if so, provide you with the legal guidance you need. Below, you’ll find key information on the laws surrounding fatal auto accidents. What Qualifies as Wrongful Death in a...

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How to Prepare for Your Initial Auto Accident Attorney Consultation

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How to Prepare for Your Initial Auto Accident Attorney Consultation

If you’ve been injured in a car crash, consulting with a qualified Utah auto accident attorney is a good idea. That said, the thought of meeting with a lawyer can be stressful, particularly if this is your first time dealing with a personal injury claim or the aftermath of a serious car collision. However, with a bit of preparation, you can make sure your initial consultation moves along smoothly. Also, here at Symkoviak Law Firm, we often do our initial consultations right over the phone. This can be especially helpful during the Covid-19...

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Been in a Car Accident? Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

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Been in a Car Accident? Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

After a car accident, many people think that they don’t need to call a personal injury attorney – and that may be the case for Utah collisions that aren’t all that serious. However, when a crash results in significant injuries and vehicular damage, legal help makes a major difference. In this type of situation, insurance companies don’t always play fair. So, while you may be able to handle a car accident claim on your own, here are some good reasons to consider hiring a personal injury attorney instead. Level the Playing Field Insurance...

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How to Get Personal Injury Protection Benefits in Utah?

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How to Get Personal Injury Protection Benefits in Utah? Utah law requires everyone to carry at least $3,000 in Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Benefits with their Utah car insurance. But what does this mean for you if you are in a car accident? And how do you gain access to this benefit? In this article, we discuss how to get Personal Injury Protection Benefits? Unrelated to Health Insurance  PIP benefits are the amount that your car insurance will pay to cover medical costs incurred as a result of a car accident. This benefit is completely...

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How to Drive Defensive and Avoid an Accident

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How to Drive Defensive and Avoid an Accident

How to Drive Defensive and Avoid an Accident in West Valley City   Imagine you have just finished shopping at one of your favorite stores in West Valley City. You and a friend are excitedly talking about all the fun things you have purchased. As you are exiting the parking lot of the shopping center in West Valley City you stop. You glance left; then you look right. You look left one more time before you start to turn left. As you look left you see a car coming your way. This car has its right turn blinker on. You feel safe in assuming...

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Minor Car Accident In Utah

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Minor Car Accident In Utah

Minor car accident in Salt Lake County, Utah I recently represented a client who was injured in a car accident in Salt Lake County, Utah. Someone hit my client’s car from behind. The impact was fairly minor. There was not a whole lot of damage to my client’s car, but she ended up needing a lot of medical treatment. Unfortunately this does sometimes does happen. Fortunately, client received a considerable amount. Can I be injured in a minor car accident? Although minor car accidents do not usually result in major injuries, sometimes it does...

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How to drive in winter weather?

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How to drive in winter weather?

How to drive in winter weather? It happens every year; those small white snowflakes come in the thousands and even millions and coat the mountains, ground and roads of Utah. Yet, it seems that some people are unaware of the best techniques for how to drive in winter weather. This lack of knowledge may come from never living in a snowy area or from ignorance that driving in the snow is completely different than every day driving. Whether the before mentioned statement describes you or if you just feel the need to refresh your knowledge of how...

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