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

What Happens if You Don’t Accept a Settlement Offer from the Insurance Company?

It is much more common for personal injury cases to be settled through negotiations with insurance companies than go to court. The at-fault party’s liability insurance carrier investigates the claim to determine liability. Being liable means a party is legally responsible for the damages they cause to a person. The party’s liability insurance provider investigates… 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

Why You Should File a Police Report After Your Auto Accident

Following a car accident, victims often believe that there is no reason to file a police report. This is especially true if the collision was relatively minor.   However, it is essential to file a police accident report regardless of the severity of the crash. Filing a report will give you a much better chance of… read more

Is Lane Splitting Legal in Maryland?

Maryland law does not allow lane splitting or lane filtering. These practices reduce the risk of rear-end collisions in slowed or stopped traffic. But they also come with risks of their own. Learn about lane splitting and lane filtering and the legal statuses of these practices in Maryland. Riding a Motorcycle in Maryland Maryland does… read more