Graves McLain

Graves McLain
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What Do I Do if a Big Rig Hits Me?

It is not uncommon for serious injuries or fatalities to happen when an accident involves a big rig or another large commercial vehicle. While families try to pick up the pieces and grieve, the company at fault has lost an income provider and is only interested in getting that vehicle back out on the road.…
Traumatic Brain Injuries

What are the Most Common Catastrophic Injuries?

A catastrophic injury has long-term, life-altering consequences. Catastrophic injuries can cause severe complications for an individual’s functional capabilities. In most cases, victims face years of rehabilitation and intensive treatment. A catastrophic injury usually means losing a vital part of one’s ability to function independently, such as losing the use of a limb, loss of the ability to walk, or loss of the ability to form a complete thought. In addition, catastrophic injuries usually impact the…

What Is Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of car accidents in modern times. While entirely avoidable, the growing reliance on cell phones for communication has made this practice a hot issue over the last few years. An average of eight people are killed each day, in the United States, in crashes that reported a distracted driver. To further stress the importance…

What Is My Case Worth?

One of the most common questions that a potential client will ask a personal injury lawyer is, “what is my case worth?”. Unfortunately, the answer to this question is not as simple as one might think. A lawyer cannot accurately predict how much a case might be worth without much information and thorough research. Every…

What Electronic Evidence Can Support Your Claim Against Another Driver After an Accident?

There are two main components to establishing a claim: liability (who is at fault?) and damages (how hurt are you?). Oklahoma is a comparative negligence state, which means that if you are found partially liable, your compensation will be reduced.

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.