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Category Archives: Car Accident Advice

I got a ticket from the accident. How can I avoid the fine and getting points on my license?

By Stephen M. Barbas |

Unless you go to court to contest the ticket and win, you can’t get out of the fine. But, depending on the violation and the circumstances, you may be able to attend traffic school to avoid points and even to lower the fine. Look on the back of your ticket for ways to resolve… Read More »

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If I don’t feel hurt, should I still go to the doctor?

By Stephen M. Barbas |

In short, yes. Even if you feel fine right after the accident, issues can arise days, weeks, and even months later, and it’s important to see a doctor to get a professional opinion. This will also provide you with important documentation that can affect the outcome of your case.

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What is The Graves Amendment?

By Stephen M. Barbas |

Signed into law in 2005, the Graves Amendment was a passage put into a huge federal transportation bill. It limits the liability of rental car companies with regard to injuries sustained in an accident with one of their vehicles, excepting cases in which they knowingly rented a faulty vehicle.

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What should I do if I’ve been involved in an accident?

By Stephen M. Barbas |

First, and most importantly, obtain immediate medical care for anyone who has suffered injury. If possible, gather as much information as you can regarding each party involved in the accident as well as any potential witnesses. The information you should gather includes names, telephone numbers, addresses, insurance information and information regarding their vehicles. If… Read More »

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