Schwaba Legal Blog

Accident between a car and a truck

Common Causes of Truck Accidents and Who’s Liable

If you are involved in a truck accident, you should know that laws are involved, and you should call a lawyer immediately. Truck accidents are different than usual ones. Hence, things can get more complicated. It is best to have a lawyer who understands the laws involved, the reason for the truck accident, and the […]

Product Liability

What is product liability?

Product liability occurs when the manner in which a product is produced creates a hazard that causes injury to a consumer. Product liability law holds the manufacturers, distributors and sellers responsible for selling a product that creates the harm. Product Liability law is generally divided into two theories of liability: negligence and breach of warranty. […]

Automobile Accidents

What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer and When Do You Need to Hire One?

If you were recently injured in an accident, you might wonder what your legal rights are. A personal injury lawyer can meet with you and discuss this important information. He or she can also explain your legal options.   What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer? A personal injury lawyer is a lawyer who concentrates on […]

workers Compensation

I Was Hurt at a Construction Site; What Are My Options?

It’s an understatement to say that construction sites are dangerous places. There are countless ways that a bystander can get hurt near one of these places. If you’re minding your own business and not doing anything wrong, an injury you suffer could potentially fall upon the shoulders of the construction company. Getting compensation, however, requires […]

A two car accident.

Why You Need to Have Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Getting into a car accident is stressful enough. You’re hurt, angry, scared, and you know the other party needs to be held responsible for what’s happened to you. It gets worse, however, when you get your settlement only to find that it’s more than their insurance policy will cover. Suddenly, you’re left high and dry […]