Robert Kornfeld The Attorney for Car Accident Injuries Who Will Fight For You

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Over our lifetimes, it is highly likely that we will be involved in a car accident at least once. Many of these collisions can be fatal; there is an average of at least one fatality every 12 minutes in the United States as the result of a car crash. However, there are millions more Americans who are involved in non-fatal car accidents each year–over five million annually. A significant portion of those non-fatal accidents will result in some level of personal injury to drivers and/or passengers in these vehicles, most commonly a brain or head injury. While some of these conditions and injuries can heal over a short period, there are many injuries with a high-risk of permanent damage.

If you have been injured in an auto collision, you know that this accident can have immediate and devastating effects Continue reading

The Auto Accident Statistics in the United States Are Alarming What Do These Statistics Mean to You?

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As many American health statistics have improved recently, auto accidents statistics have actually seen an increase in occurrences. From 2011 to 2012, the number of auto accidents claims in the United States increased by almost 3.5 percent. Additionally, 2012 showed an estimated 5,419,000 police-reported motor vehicle traffic accidents in the United States. It is estimated that about 3 million Americans are injured due to car accidents each year, and teenage car accidents are responsible for many of these injuries.

In the United States, distracted drivers are involved with 1 in every 5 injuries related to auto accidents. With the majority of teenage Americans being glued to their phones, it isn’t a long shot to say that of the many teenage car accidents, a vast majority of these accidents are due Continue reading