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Graves McLain Blog

How Do I Find a Reputable Personal Injury Lawyer?

The experience and skills of your lawyer play a significant role in the amount of compensation you receive. With this in mind, it is critical that you ask the right questions when consulting with an attorney. Doing so can make the difference between winning your case, going home with nothing, or receiving significantly less than your case is worth.

Why You Need Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage?

Twenty-five percent (25%) of drivers in Oklahoma do not carry auto insurance. So, what happens when you are injured in a car wreck by a driver without insurance, or not enough insurance? You find yourself stuck with large out-of-pocket expenses for medical care or health insurance deductibles.
Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Claims in Oklahoma

Dealing with the death of a loved one is never easy. It is especially difficult when the death could have been avoided. A wrongful death claim can be pursued when a loved one’s death arises from negligent medical care, a motor vehicle accident, or a slip and fall.
Car Accident

Should I Hire an Attorney After an Accident That Wasn’t My Fault?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), a car accident happens once every minute across the United States. While nearly everyone car accident results in property damage, personal injury or the risk of legal action,
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Holiday Toy Safety: Dos and Don’ts

On Thursday, December 17th, Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared via Skype on KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa program to talk about toy safety, and some items to avoid this holiday season. Watch the segment: Watching Out for Kids W.A.T.C.H. (World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc.) is a non-profit organization designed to educate the public…
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Santa Claus, Premises Liability, and You: Having a Safe Holiday Season

Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us already. For many, Christmas is filled with laughter and tradition. As a homeowner, have you ever thought, “what if Santa Claus is injured while delivering gifts in my home?” Fortunately, the attorneys at Graves McLain have you covered. From tidying up rooms to bringing out…
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Holiday Drinking: Stay Safe with These Party Tips and Mocktail Recipes

The holidays are a time for family, friends, and enjoying traditions. Unfortunately, there’s an increase in accidents caused by drunk drivers around this time of year. Protect yourself and your loved ones from alcohol-related crashes this holiday season by following the safety tips below and serving up some of our favorite alcohol-free holiday drink recipes!…
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Observing Holiday Safety on Good Day Tulsa

On Thursday, November 19th, Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared via Skype on KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa program to offer some tips for holiday safety that apply to everyone. Watch the segment: Holiday Gatherings A universal safety concern this year is COVID-19, and the precautions everyone should take. Current CDC recommendations advise against travel,…
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What is Medical Malpractice, and Why Does it Happen?

According to a study conducted by Johns Hopkins patient safety experts, medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. Approximately 17,000 medical malpractice claims are filed in the United States each year. What Is Medical Malpractice? Medical malpractice occurs when a physician, nurse, or other healthcare professional deviates from the…
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Premature Birth and Cerebral Palsy: What You Should Know

Premature birth is a birth that takes place at least three weeks before the baby’s estimated due date. Every year, about 1 in 10 babies in the United States is born prematurely. If you suspect that your baby was injured due to being born prematurely, read on. Throughout this blog, we’ll discuss important things to…