Personal Injury

July Fourth Safety Tips Everyone Needs to Know

by Staff | June 26th, 2019

Fourth of July is coming up! Some of the most common Independence Day activities include cruising on the water, spending time on the beach, and grilling out with family and friends. As you plan your July Fourth festivities, it’s important to remember the serious safety hazards those activities can pose. Keep yourself and your loved…

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What to Expect: Social Security Disability Claims

by Staff | June 19th, 2019

If you become disabled and unable to work, your ability to provide for yourself and your family can feel at risk. But if you’ve been paying into the Social Security system, you may be eligible to receive benefits before retirement age. Under certain circumstances, your spouse and child may also be eligible for Social Security…

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What to Expect: Filing an Auto Accident Claim

by Staff | June 12th, 2019

Car accidents can be painful and confusing, but the most important way you can protect your health and your rights to compensation after a crash is by getting medical treatment as soon as possible. Even if you don’t think you’ve been seriously injured, it’s important to get examined by a medical professional to rule out…

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Series Introduction: What to Expect When You File a Claim

by Staff | June 10th, 2019

Many of us have a neighbor, colleague, or friend of a friend who has at some point been seriously injured through no fault of their own, but no one expects it to happen to them. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than three million Americans were injured in traffic accidents alone in…

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4 Steps to Take After a Crash

by Staff | May 29th, 2019

At Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin, we understand that the aftermath of an accident can feel like a blur—but we also know that the actions you take in the moments following a crash can be critical for your auto accident claim. Start protecting your rights immediately after the crash by taking these 4 steps: Get…

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Accident Risks on Memorial Day Weekend

by Staff | May 22nd, 2019

Memorial Day calls for parties, picnics, and parades. Whether you’re celebrating with a long weekend getaway or staying close to home to kick off the summer season with family and friends, it’s important to remember that Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest travel holidays of the year. According to the American Automobile Association…

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What to Expect When You Hire an Attorney

by Staff | May 8th, 2019

If you suffered injuries because of another person’s negligence, you may be facing expensive medical bills, extended time away from work, and pain and suffering. Life as you know it suddenly changes, and without the regular paychecks you depend on, you may feel without recourse when it comes to providing for yourself and your family.…

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More Car Accidents Are Caused By Rain Than Any Other Weather Condition

by Steve Fleschner | April 10th, 2018

Spring showers may bring May flowers – but they also bring far too many wrecks. Learn how to keep yourself safe while driving in the rain. According to the US Department of Transportation, on average there are 1 million vehicular crashes each year due to wet pavement. These crashes unfortunately result in the death of…

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Am I personally liable for my child’s car accident?

by Caleb Fleschner | April 3rd, 2018

Am I personally liable for my child’s car accident? As a parent, one of the scariest moments is when your child is gets behind the wheel of a car for the first time. One of the many things that are probably running through your head as they pull out of the driveway is whether you…

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Who Do You Sue When A Distracted Driver Hits Your Car?

by Katie Fleschner McMullen | March 19th, 2018

A distracted driver ran a red light and smashed into your vehicle. You are injured. Should you sue the driver directly or sue his insurance company? Often, when we talk with accident victims, they ask us if they need to sue the driver directly or sue the driver’s insurance company. Understandably, this is a perplexing…

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