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Is It Medical Malpractice? Understanding the Law in Oklahoma

We place a lot of trust in our doctors, nurses, and hospitals. When medical mistakes occur and lead to health complications and other bad outcomes, it’s understandable for the victims to feel angry, confused, and betrayed. But how can you know whether the mistake that injured you constitutes medical malpractice?  After all, doctors are just humans like the rest of us, and they’re charged with performing incredibly complex and demanding tasks. Even the best surgeons and …

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What’s the Average Settlement for an 18-Wheeler Accident?

If you’ve been injured in a truck wreck, you may have received an initial settlement offer from the insurance company. Or you might be wondering what the insurance company would offer if you if you hired a lawyer and pursued a trucking accident lawsuit.  Either way, it’s natural to wonder about the “true” settlement value of your case and to look for an “average settlement” figure you …

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Does Oklahoma Follow the “One-Bite Rule” for Dog Attacks?

If you’ve been injured in a dog attack or know a victim who has, you may have heard about a “one-bite rule.” This rule supposedly says that every dog gets one free bite before the owner can be held liable for the dog’s behavior. In this article, we’ll clear up some common misconceptions about the one-bite rule and explain whether it applies to your dog bite case in Oklahoma. 

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Do You Know Oklahoma’s Motorcycle Laws?

If you own a motorcycle or you’re thinking about getting one, it’s important to understand Oklahoma’s laws and licensing requirements for motorcycle riders. Riding a motorcycle inherently involves more risk for injury than driving a car or truck, but by following these laws every time you saddle up and take to the road, you can make those exhilarating rides as safe as possible. And if the unfortunate should happen, …