Entries by Garmo & Garmo

Estate Planning Considerations for Blended Families

Estate planning for blended families is important to avoid probate court and legal issues down the road. It’s a reliable way of ensuring that each child in your family, whether through marriage or biological, is protected. The estate planning process involves nominating guardians, planning each inheritance, and choosing an executor among other things. A seasoned […]

What Is Pre-Litigation in A Personal Injury Claim?

Pre-litigation is an important preparatory stage in a successful personal injury lawsuit. It involves consulting with experts, gathering evidence, and following pre-trial procedures. In most cases, personal injury claims get settled through negotiations with the defendant’s insurance company, especially when the defendants recognize that their lawyer has collected strong evidence and has a formidable track […]

What Wind Speeds Are Dangerous For Semi-Trucks?

There are more than a thousand semi-truck crashes each year because of severe crosswinds, according to a report published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). High winds make driving risky for both the trucker and other motorists on the road. Truck drivers are required to take necessary precautions when high winds pose a […]

What Does Maximum Medical Improvement Mean in a Personal Injury Claim?

If you were injured in personal injury, you should know the impact maximum medical improvement (MMI) can have on your claim. Do not get tempted to quickly settle the claim with the insurers until you have a clear understanding of your medical condition, the extent of your internal and external injuries, and the type of […]

What To Do When a Car Accident Happens While on Vacation

Auto accidents occur when you least expect them. As a result, many injured victims are in a state of shock when they get involved in an accident due to another’s fault. But things can get worse when you are on vacation and experience a car accident. Navigating an auto accident while on vacation in an […]

Coping With Emotional and Psychological Trauma from a Car Accident

Car crashes can cause an enormous amount of physical, emotional, and psychological trauma. Unfortunately, many victims only focus on their physical health needs while completely ignoring their mental health and well-being. Surgical care, physical therapy, and medication are vital to your recovery, but you shouldn’t allow mental health challenges to go unaddressed or unnoticed. If […]

How Accident Scene Photos Can Increase the Value of a Car Crash Claim

Car crashes can occur in an instant, but the process of dealing with the aftermath of serious injuries and insurance claims can be time-consuming and challenging. Photos of a car accident scene can provide invaluable proof and details regarding the accident. If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident caused by […]

Estate Planning for Gen-Xers

Gen-Xers are slowly easing into middle age, which makes estate planning an urgent and important action for them. It’s noteworthy that people of Generation X have a number of unique issues that must be addressed during estate planning when compared to millennials and baby boomers. You should talk to a qualified estate planning attorney in […]