September 25, 2018

Should I Accept the Insurance Company’s Offer to Settle My Auto Accident?

The first trick that most insurance companies employ against car accident victims is to give a low-ball offer to quickly settle for the damage portion of your auto accident claim. You should never fall into this trap. Bear in mind that they use this strategy in order to get rid of your claim in the…

September 12, 2017

Bus Driver Faces Charges in Fatal Merced County Crash

The Merced County District Attorney’s Office has filed felony and misdemeanor charges against the bus driver who was involved in a bus accident that claimed four lives and injured several others last year near Livingston. According to a news report the bus driver faces four felony counts of vehicular manslaughter and five misdemeanor vehicle code…

October 14, 2015

Why Should You Speak With a Lawyer After an Auto Accident in MA or RI?

Getting injured from car accident in Massachusetts or Rhode Island be traumatic at many levels. First and foremost, victims struggle to recover physically. They may need to be hospitalized or undergo surgery or even lengthy rehabilitation in order to completely recover from the injuries. Other than the physical challenge, a car accident can devastate victims…

April 24, 2015

Middletown Car Accident Lawyer Gets $100,000 For Injured Pedestrian

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently got a Middletown woman a $100,000 settlement from the USAA Insurance Company. The woman was struck by a car, which broke her leg and required extensive reconstructive surgery and physical therapy. She contacted the Middletown car accident lawyers at d’Oliveira & Associates. Attorney Gouveia stated that…

March 20, 2013

Personal Injury Law Firm Releases New Auto Accidents Infographic

View the Full Auto Accident Infographic Here d’Oliveira & Associates has released a car accident infographic providing information on important steps people involved in an auto accident should take. Our law firm wants to give people an easy to remember visual because many people make mistakes after a motor vehicle accident that jeopardize their claim for…

January 30, 2013

Accident Attorneys in Massachusetts

The 2009 Emergency Department Summary Report of the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care shows that there are around 29.5 million patients admitted for unintentional injuries or accidents admitted in the emergency department of U.S. hospitals. Injuries from accidents also accounted for around 118,000 deaths. The incidents characterized as unintentional include falls, motor vehicle crashes or…

July 31, 2012

Can you be Compensated for a Pet Injured in an Auto Accident?

When your pet travels with you in a car, and you are involved in a car accident, many drivers wonder whether or not you can get compensation for the injured pet. Generally, the answer is yes, you can receive damages for a pet that is injured in a car crash. The pet’s injuries may often…