Truck Accident Litigation

Author: Laura Ruhl Genson,Anita Kerezman

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781590317600

Category: Law

Page: 504

View: 1337


Written by industry professionals, engineers, reconstructionists, and litigators experienced in the trucking field, this comprehensive guidebook provides a strong knowledge base of the trucking industry and serves as a how to for handling a commercial motor vehicle case from intake to trial. The book covers: the lawyer's role in a truck accident investigation; data collection, site, vehicle, and electronic evidence; spoliation of evidence; driving situations (weather conditions, hazardous materials, human factors); on-board electronics; tires, wheels and brakes; technology (what exists, how to use it, and admissibility in court); the plaintiff and defense perspectives; changes from the engineering perspective with respect to engine configuration, speed, and more; and the trial.

The Interpreter's Guide to the Vehicular Accident Lawsuit

Author: Josef F. Buenker

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 1847695817

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 192

View: 3003


This book familiarizes the judicial interpreter with the vehicular accident lawsuit in the USA. The entire process which an interpreter may encounter is explained from the time of the accident through the final trial. The book provides a comprehensive presentation of the participants, terminology, procedures, documents and regulations to this prevalent area of law.

Texas Car, Motorcycle, and Truck Accident Law

What The Injured Must Know

Author: RJ Alexander Law, PLLC,Attorney Reshard Alexander

Publisher: RJ Alexander Law, PLLC

ISBN: 1521131996

Category: Law

Page: 134

View: 3872


Written by top Texas truck accident lawyer Reshard Alexander of Houston car accident law firm, RJ Alexander Law, PLLC, this book serves as the premier source for the Texas automobile collision victim. Learn how to effectively assist your lawyer with your auto insurance claim, why UM/UIM coverage is necessary for every Texas driver, how property damage claims are handled, common defense tactics used to devalue your car insurance claim and more...

Litigation and Trial Practice

Author: William Hart,Roderick D. Blanchard,Janis Walter

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111797331

Category: Law

Page: 768

View: 9322


Litigation and Trial Practice for the Legal Assistant, sixth edition provides comprehensive coverage of the civil litigation practice for paralegals. This thoroughly revised text covers the litigation process from the pre suit investigation to the appeal. The text provides detailed information on how to assist the attorney at each phase as well as why each step is important to the clients success. Important topics such as litigation principles, lawyer and client relationship and ethics, gathering evidence, depositions, preparation for a civil trial, structure of a civil trial, judgments, appeals, and more are discussed in detail. A case study feature appears throughout the book and provides valuable opportunities for students to learn the practical, real life application of the concepts presented. The book also provides samples of the documents a litigation paralegal will most often be required to prepare. From the complaint and answer, to responses, to written discovery, to simple motions, this resource provides samples that a paralegal can readily adapt to real situations. Other special features of the text include chapter summaries that provide a quick overview of each topic, but with sufficient detail to really help the reader to understand the big picture of each chapter; and highlighted key terminology unique to litigation. A complete resource for the paralegal student, this book will also serve as a reference legal assistants can keep in their library for years to come. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Whiplash and Related Headaches

Author: Bernard Swerdlow

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781574442328

Category: Medical

Page: 1104

View: 7558


This book explains the physical reasons for continued pain caused by whiplash and related head trauma, which affects an estimated 7 to 12 million Americans each year and costs the U.S. approximately $20 billion annually in lost work days and medical and legal expenses. The author was one of the foremost headache specialists in the U.S. This is a useful book for the medical and legal professions, the insurance industry, the headache sufferer, and anyone with a curiosity about headaches and why they can totally disrupt the quality of life in some patients, at times even to the point of total incapacitation.

Feasibility Study for Highway Hazardous Materials Bulk Package Accident Performance Data Collection

Author: N.A

Publisher: Transportation Research Board

ISBN: 0309258820

Category: Commercial documents

Page: 121

View: 5879


"TRB's Hazardous Materials Cooperative Research Program (HMCRP) Report 10: Feasibility Study for Highway Hazardous Materials Bulk Package Accident Performance Data Collection explores methods to collect and analyze performance data for U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)-specified hazardous materials bulk packages such as portable tanks and cargo tank motor vehicles. The report also identifies and evaluates institutional challenges to data collection, and makes suggestions for overcoming these challenges. In addition, the report offers a methodical approach for developing and implementing a reporting database system to collect and characterize information about damage to U.S. DOT-specified hazardous materials bulk packages involved in accidents, regardless of whether the damage resulted in a leak of contents.