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Stressed Driver Sitting At Roadside After Traffic Accident

What Should You Do if You Have an Auto Accident on the Job?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, auto accidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths. If you are in the course and scope of your employment when an auto accident occurs, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits in addition to a cause of action against the person at-fault for the auto accident.…
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Oklahoma Bicycle Laws 

Although most people learn to ride a bicycle when they are young, few are familiar with the bicycle laws established in their state of residence. At Graves McLain, we know the importance of being familiar with your state laws and how this can protect you in case of an accident. Whether you ride a bicycle…
Teenage Driver Making Phone Call After Traffic Accident

What Do I Do if I’m Hit by an Uninsured Motorist?

Being involved in an auto accident caused by another motorist’s negligence can be a highly stressful experience, from the accident itself to dealing with vehicle repairs, medical bills, missed work, emotional distress and physical recovery. Even more overwhelming is being in an accident caused by an uninsured or underinsured driver. Liability insurance covers anyone a…
Cars at intersection

What Are the Intersections with Most Car Wrecks in Tulsa?

Every year, thousands of people lose their lives in motor vehicle crashes. Statistics always vary on the causes, typically they include distracted driving, alcohol abuse, or failing to wear a seatbelt. In 2019 alone, motor vehicle crashes caused over 36,000 deaths in the United States, 584 in Oklahoma. While representing a small percentage, many Oklahoma…
Auto accident involving two cars on a city street

Are Car Accident Cases Different If Children are Involved?

No matter the extent of an injury, the last thing you want is your child to be involved in an accident. Adults are more likely to be involved in car accidents than children, but, unfortunately, children are in accidents all the time. If a child is involved in a car wreck, know that they have…
car crash accident on street

What to Do if You Are Hit by a Drunk Driver

In the chaos and confusion that ensues after a car accident, it can be overwhelming. However, when the accident involves a drunk driver, there are even more concerns to deal with. A drunk driver could be held liable for injuries or damages resulting from an accident they caused. Because of this, it is important that…

What Do I Get in a Free Consultation?

When looking for the right attorney, it is essential to find someone you feel comfortable with. The person you choose to advocate for you is someone you should feel has your best interest at heart. It is also crucial for you to understand all aspects of the legal process for your case type. A free…
Front of black car get damaged by accident on the road

How to Handle Your Property Damage Claim

Serious damage to your vehicle can stop life in its tracks, leaving you displaced and without the ability to get to and from work for the foreseeable future. To say this is a frustrating experience is a tremendous understatement.   Report the Accident to Insurance Immediately You should understand what coverage you have on your auto policy before an accident happens. With full…