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Average Car Accident Settlements in New Mexico 

Despite all your efforts to drive safely and carefully obey traffic laws, car accidents can still happen. If you suffer injuries and property damage after an accident, you may feel frustrated, angry, and anxious about the long road to recovery that lies ahead. In New Mexico, you have a right to pursue compensation from the driver who caused your...

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What is the Average Settlement for a Minor Car Accident in El Paso?

What is the Average Settlement for a Minor Car Accident? We often receive the question, “what is the average settlement for a minor car accident?” When injured in a motor vehicle collision, it can be difficult to think about anything other than your recovery. However, filing a claim as soon as possible after the crash can help ensure that...

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Average Settlement for Being Injured By a Drunk Driver in New Mexico 

There are few things scarier than being hit by a drunk driver. While countless “what if’s” run through your mind, it’s important to remember that New Mexico provides you the right to recover compensation from the driver who caused your injuries. You may be curious about the average settlement for a drunk driving accident. Although any offer of compensation...

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New Mexico Car Accident Settlement: Who Will Pay My Chiropractor Bill? 

No one expects to be in a car accident. However, when you least expect it, a horrible accident happens. It can be especially devastating when the accident was entirely avoidable. It’s important to remember that when another driver causes your accident, you might be entitled to recover compensation for your losses. Many people visit a chiropractor to treat their...

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Different Types of Car Accidents — Frequently Asked Questions

Car accidents happen daily across the state, and some of these crashes can have deadly consequences. There are various types of car accidents, but all of them can potentially result in fatal injuries. If you or someone you love sustained injuries from another negligent driver’s actions, you have rights in New Mexico. To learn more about pursuing compensation after...

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Seven Steps to Take After a Car Accident in New Mexico

Nobody expects to be in a car accident in Las Cruces, NM or El Paso, TX. However, traffic crashes happen unexpectedly on both major highways and neighborhood streets. Some collisions result in immediately serious injuries and property damage. Others may result in simple fender benders with minimal injuries. Regardless of crash severity, it is important to know the correct...

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Common Injuries After Being Rear-Ended

If you were recently injured while stopped after being rear-ended, you should speak with an attorney to discuss your injuries. Our firm offers free consultations and will hear your story. While car accidents happen in a variety of ways, most occur when one vehicle crashes into the back of another. In fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety...

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Who Is at Fault in a T-Bone Accident?

T-bone accidents are some of the most complicated when it comes to determining fault. If you suffered an injury after a t-bone car accident you should reach out to an attorney to work on getting you a settlement and keeping the at-fault party responsible. Both parties often share some portion of fault for the accident. The determination of fault...

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What Is Uninsured Motorist or Underinsured Motorist Insurance in New Mexico?

Based on a 2021 study from the Insurance Information Institute, an estimated 21.8% of drivers in New Mexico are uninsured. In other words, if you get into a car accident in New Mexico, you have a one in five chance of encountering an uninsured driver. For this reason, New Mexico insurance companies usually add uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage...

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Delayed Injury Symptoms After a Car Accident

It may come as a surprise that some serious car accident injuries aren’t visually or physically obvious. In fact, some don’t show any signs or symptoms until days, weeks, or even months after the crash. Unfortunately, insurance companies try to take advantage of this by claiming that your injuries are minor, nonexistent, or the result of an intervening event...

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