Car Accident

July 18, 2020

UTAH’S CAR ACCIDENT THRESHOLD–bone fractures EFF. 01/2020

As of 01/01/2020 Utah's long standing threshold for making a general damages claim has changed. "Threshold" is the specified criteria where you can make a general damages claim in a Utah car accident. Just because a car collision occurred, doesn't mean you can make a general damages, for pain and suffering compensation… Continue reading

July 01, 2020

WHO COVERS YOUR MEDICAL BILLS WHEN YOU ARE IN A UTAH CAR ACCIDENT?

Who covers your medical bills when you are in a car collision? Are you required to pay your doctors up front? Does your Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) insurance benefits cover the bills? Does your private health care insurance provider pay them?This article outlines who pays your medical bills and in what order.… Continue reading

June 27, 2020

UTAH MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES

What is Mediation and Arbitration in Utah? What is Utah mediation or arbitration when it comes to car accidents, dog bites or slip & fall injury cases?               Mediation is where a professional third-party attorney, usually very experienced in personal injury, facilitates the parties to an out-of-court settlement.               Arbitration is where… Continue reading

May 09, 2020

HOW TO PROVE LOST WAGES IN A UTAH CAR ACCIDENT

Often when you are injured in a Utah car collision, you can’t work.  If you can’t work, you can’t pay for your needed medical treatment, support your family, or pay your bills.  This is a real problem.  Hiring a Utah personal injury attorney early can help alleviate your lost wage problem. The… Continue reading