North Carolina Car Accident Lawyers
Protect yourself and your family after a car crash or truck accident by reading Raleigh car accident lawyer Brent Adams' book about mistakes to avoid after your accident. The book is free to all injured persons. Our car accident attorneys have helped hundreds of clients obtain millions of dollars for their car crash claims. Brent Adams' book explains:
- Did I really need a car accident lawyer to help me with my car wreck claim?
- How can I pay for my medical expenses after a car crash in NC?
- How do I get paid for being out of work?
- How do I prove another driver was texting-while-driving?
- Who is covered under my insurance in an accident? Anyone driving with me or only my family? What if I wasn't driving my own vehicle in the accident?
- What if I want to settle my claim by myself without an attorney? Raleigh car accident lawyer Brent Adams explains in his video about settling your car accident case on your own.
At Brent Adams & Associates we investigate North Carolina car wreck claims thoroughly tapping all sources of accident evidence. When necessary, we hire experts in such fields as accident reconstruction, life care planning, rehabilitation, and economics to assure you collect the maximum recovery for your car accident claim. From our injury law offices in Wake, Harnett, and Cumberland Counties, the most common personal injury cases we handle involve car accidents. Motor vehicle collisions often entail serious damage to both body and property, and our firm has built relationships with mechanical engineers, reconstruction experts, biomechanics, economists, and other experts who can evaluate the circumstances of the accident and help you prove your case.
Our car accident lawyers meet by appointment at our offices in Raleigh, Cary, Fayetteville, Clinton, and Dunn. For victims of vehicle accidents who are recovering at home or in a hospital - we can come to you. Our attorneys help individuals involved in:
- ATV and quad accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Bus accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Scooter and moped accidents
- Pedestrian accidents
- Rental car accidents
- Taxi and limousine accidents
- Train accidents
- Truck accidents (including 18 wheelers)
When a victim is killed in a motor vehicle collision, the victim's family can bring a wrongful death claim. Victims of North Carolina car accidents may suffer a number of injuries, including: Head and spinal injuries, broken bones, amputations, burns, paralysis, scarring and disfigurement, and more. Every case is different, but our approach is always the same: We know which federal and North Carolina injury and insurance laws work for you and we will fight to win you the best settlement possible.
Blog for Automobile Accidents
- Prevent Drowsy Driving
Description: Fatigue-related car accidents account for more than 5,000 crashes annually. We have compiled a few dozen tips to help prevent falling asleep at the wheel.
- How to Get Help After an Accident
Description: With holiday travel approaching, our North Carolina accident attorneys wanted to remind everyone about different ways of getting help when you're out-of-state.
- Teens Driving at Night: Risk Management
Description: The leading cause of death among teenagers is car accidents. Driving at night adds another layer of risk - here are ways parents can help teens stay safe.
- Why Auto Injury Claim Values are Rising
Description: Modern cars have a number of safety features that help reduce injuries. The number of claims has gone down, but the value of these claims is increasing.
- Auto Dealers Should Not Charge to Repair Recalled Products
Description: If an auto dealership tries to impose diagnostic or other fees for recalled parts, car owners should be suspicious. Recalled items are repaired at no charge.
- Hospital Visits After Bicycle Accidents
Description: The number of hospital visits following bike accidents has increased two-fold over 15 years. Here are a few items to address with a physician after an accident.
- Back to School: Know NC Laws for Stopped School Buses
Description: Some Triangle-area schools are year-round, but the end of summer marks back-to-school time for many others. Here is how NC law addresses stopped school buses.
- Bicycles Now Safer for Kids Than Decades Ago
Description: A new report shows that bicycle fatalities among children have dropped more than 90%.
- Insurance Adjuster's Actions After an Accident
Description: An insurance adjuster might request your salary, medical record release, and more. Our accident attorneys explain what you should avoid and what to provide.
- Invisible Paint for Glow-in-the-Dark Cyclists
Description: Being seen is one of the ways cyclists and motorcycle riders help minimize risk of an accident. Many times a driver who causes a collision "didn't see" them.
- April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Description: Responsible driving should be practiced all the time, and April is dedicated to reinforcing better driving habits year-round.
- The South: Highest Tendency to Text While Driving
Description: A survey completed in early 2015 shows that the South leads the country in the highest number of drivers who admit to texting behind the wheel.
- Apps Reward You for Not Touching Phone While Driving
Description: Distracted driving accidents are often attributed to cell phone use. Now another new app rewards drivers who leave their phone alone while driving.
- Texting Radar Gun
Description: Instead of issuing speeding tickets with a radar gun, this new model detects texting drivers.
- New Technologies Make Bicycles Safer
Description: Bicyclists have more technology at their fingertips that helps prevent accidents on the road.
- Driving Risks With Electric Cars
Description: Electric cars and hybrid vehicles are popular choices for environmentally-conscious drivers, but as with any vehicle, there are safety concerns.
- Texting While Walking Accidents Most Common Under Age 25
Description: Emergency room visits related to pedestrian accidents consistently involve individuals under the age of 25.
- Most Dangerous Places to Drive in North Carolina
Description: New reports show county-by-county where the most accidents occur in North Carolina.
- NC Seat Belt Use Drops: How Effective Are Seat Belts?
Description: New reports show North Carolinians are not wearing seat belts as much. Although this is illegal, it's drawing attention to the effectiveness of seat belts.
- Apps to Help Prevent an Accident for Your Teen Driver
Description: Car accidents are the leading cause of death among teenagers. Here are a couple of smartphone apps to encourage safe driving habits for teens.