Should I Check for Dog Bite Coverage In My Insurance Policy

Dog bites can be extremely serious, leaving victims with lasting scars, disfigurement and permanent injuries. The states handle dog bite cases differently with some following what is known as the one-bite rule and others, such as California, instead holding dog owners strictly liable when their dogs attack. Because traditional homeowners and commercial general liability policies…

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Under-insured Motorist Coverage: A Must for ALL Vehicles

Uninsured and under-insured motorist coverage is a smart insurance choice because we all know that many drivers in the U.S. are driving around with little or no insurance. (See prior blog post – click here). Having the coverage on just the vehicles you drive the most, though, can leave you coming up short in the…

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Injury & Insurance LAW- 3 State Comparative Analysis: RI, MA & CA!

Rhode Island (RI) and Massachusetts (MA) personal injury attorney, David Slepkow and California (CA) negligence and injury lawyer, Steven Sweat, have coordinated their efforts to provide this multi-state analysis of tort and injury Insurance law. Most non lawyers assume that liability, negligence and insurance law is relatively similar across states in the United States. This…

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Uninsured Motorists: A Major Problem Across the U.S.

Uninsured motorists are a major problem across the U.S. according to many recent studies including one conducted by the Insurance Research Council.  The most recent report, entitled, “Uninsured Motorists, 2014 Edition”, concluded, based upon their research, that the problem of drivers operating motor vehicles without insurance has grown steadily worse in the last several years.…

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