Car Accidents

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What You Need to Know About Uninsured Motorist Coverage

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If you get into a West Virginia car accident, you should be able to count on insurance coverage for your damages and injuries. However, many negligent drivers do not have insurance. If you are struck by a careless or reckless … Continue reading

What is West Virginia’s Move Over Law?

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Most people know they have to move over when they see flashing emergency lights behind them when they are driving. However, some people may not be aware that we have responsibilities when it comes to emergency vehicles that are on … Continue reading

5 Signs of a Drunk Driver to Watch for on the Road

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Nobody should ever be on the road after they have had too much alcohol to drink. The results can be devastating. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 10,874 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes during the latest … Continue reading

Who Pays if You’re Injured in a West Virginia Rideshare Accident?

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You can sustain serious injuries in a ridesharing accident. Though these crashes have the same causes as any other car accident, people are often confused about who is liable for their damage and injury expenses. Figuring out who pays after … Continue reading

Car Accidents – Dealing With Drivers Without Auto Insurance

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Driving on any roadway comes with a set of risks for which all drivers must assume responsibility. One of these assumed risks is colliding with a driver that has limited insurance or no insurance at all. Though the proceedings following … Continue reading

When Should I File a Car Accident Report?

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Knowing which steps to take after a car accident is not common knowledge to everyone. Though many have a basic idea of what comes next, sometimes small details can escape in the stress of the moment. However, each driver is … Continue reading

How to Prepare for a Summer Road Trip

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During the summer months, a road trip almost seems like a necessary rite of passage for drivers young and old. AAA estimates that four-in-ten adults plan to take trips during the year, with 68% of these family travelers making their … Continue reading

Why Are the Most Dangerous Roads in West Virginia?

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West Virginia is not known for its superb driving conditions. Many drivers often speed and violate basic traffic laws, causing car accidents that have historically resulted in hundreds of fatalities each year. Aside from the high incidence of negligent drivers, … Continue reading

West Virginia Is One of the Most Dangerous States to Drive In

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Collisions can range from mild and inconveniencing to life endangering. Though many factors play into how severe a car accident is, it is better not to tempt fate. Even moderate collisions can cause damage like concussions and even broken or … Continue reading

Does Car Insurance Follow the Car or the Driver?

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Virtually every driver in the United States must purchase and maintain auto insurance coverage in accordance with state laws for minimum coverage requirements. A fault-based state may require a certain amount of bodily injury, total accident, and property damage liability … Continue reading

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