Personal Injury Blog

What To Do After a Car Accident Caused by Brake Checking in Baltimore

There’s nothing as annoying as congested lines, rush-hour traffic, and sitting and waiting behind a long line of vehicles. In these situations, drivers often feel the temptation to “brake check” or sharply hit the brakes while driving. Sometimes people do this to avoid an accident, and other times they do it out of an act… read more

What Is CTE?

When it comes to head injuries, what you don’t know and what you can’t see could hurt you or your loved one. Severe blows to the head can inflict significant trauma on your brain that can have lifelong impacts on your cognitive abilities. Your memory and mood can also be affected. As the medical community’s… read more

Are Lane Splitting and Lane Filtering Legal in Baltimore?

Even careful and safety-minded motorcyclists can enjoy the thrill of risk every now and then. In your mind, your motorcycle may equal freedom — the freedom to take to the open road whenever you want. Traffic gridlocks and jams are something that might affect those in cars, but not you. Unfortunately, the same traffic issues… read more

Types of Commercial Driver’s Licenses

The type of commercial driver’s license a truck driver has may impact your truck accident case. The license may dictate the applicable trucking regulations, the professional standards the driver must adhere to, and certain safety precautions that should be in place when driving certain types of vehicles.  The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is responsible… read more

Delayed Concussion Symptoms

Any damage to the brain is a serious medical injury that requires treatment and care. Most people do not understand that concussions are a form of traumatic brain injury.   The clinical term for a concussion is a “mild traumatic brain injury.” Even though they are the most minor of this type of injury, concussions can… read more

Valsartan Lawsuit

Thousands of people have filed Valsartan lawsuits alleging that defective lots of the drug caused some to develop cancer after taking the medication. The lawsuits seek compensation for damages caused by the defective drug.  Product liability lawyers in Baltimore represent clients in lawsuits against the drug manufacturers, drug stores, retailers, and other parties involved in… read more

FAQs: Car Accident Reports in Maryland

Car accidents can leave you with a lot of questions and concerns. One of the biggest concerns after a collision is reporting the accident. Below you’ll find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions related to car accident reports in Maryland. Do I Have to Report a Car Accident in Maryland? For the… read more

Vehicle and Driver Requirements in Baltimore for Uber and Lyft

As of 2022, every state regulates rideshare companies. The last state to regulate ridesharing, Oregon, enacted its laws in 2021. These laws, which refer to these companies as transportation network companies or TNCs, tell Uber and Lyft what they must do to provide ride-hailing services in various states. Maryland’s TNC laws went into effect in… read more

Liability in an Auto Accident from Entering an Intersection on Yellow in Maryland

Over one-half of the injury and fatal crashes in the country occur at or near intersections. In a study of intersection crashes from 2010 to 2017 by AutoInsurance, Maryland ranked sixth for intersection fatalities. Many intersection accidents are caused by drivers failing to yield the right of way. They run a red light or turn… read more

Recovering for a Wrongful Death of a Loved One in Maryland

Losing a family member is tragic; the pain and trauma can be even more intense when that death was avoidable. Recovering compensation for the wrongful death of a loved one can help ease the family’s financial burden while giving them some measure of closure and justice. What Is a Wrongful Death Claim in Maryland? Maryland… read more